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: MOZART

Quintet in D (K.593) played by- the Element Quartet:
Ernest Element (violin)
Sylviq Cleaver (violin)
Dorothy Hemming (viola)
Norman Jones (cello) with Herbert Downes (viola)

Contributors

Violin: Sylviq Cleaver
Viola: Dorothy Hemming
Cello: Norman Jones
Viola: Herbert Downes

: Beatrix Lehmann and Norman Shelley in 'THE WOMEN OF TRACHIS'

A new version of the * Trachiniae of Sophocles by Ezra Pound and Axtlods, a river, symbol of the power of damp and darkness, triform as wa'er, cloud, and rain
Iolc, Tomorrow, daughter of King
Eurytus
Music specially composed by John Hotchkis
Produced by D. G. Bridson and Christopher Sykes

Contributors

Unknown: Ezra Pound
Composed By: John Hotchkis
Produced By: D. G. Bridson
Produced By: Christopher Sykes
Daianeira, the Day's Air daughterof Oineos: Beatrix Lehmann
Herakles Zeuson, the Solar Vitality: Norman Shelley
Hyllos, son of Herakles and Daianeira: Denis Goacher
Lixas a herald: Alan Wheatley
A Messenger: Eric Lugs
Nurse: Betty Hardy
Chorus of Traohinian women :: Joan Hart
Chorus of Traohinian women :: Myrtle Rowe
Chorus of Traohinian women :: Olive Gregg

: ' THE GOOD GIRL'

(' La Buona Figliuola ')
A comedy in three acts by Goldoni
Music by Niccolo Piccinni
English version by Geoffrey Dunn
The Goldsbrough Orchestra (Leader Emanuel Hnrwitz )
CONDUCTED BY CHARLES MACKERRAS
Producer. Geoffrey Dunn
Repetiteur and harpsichord continuo, Robert Collet
The action takes place on the Marquis of Gonchiglia's estate
Act 1
Scene 1: A flower-garden with a view of tthe Marquis's palace
Scene 2: A salon* with a prospect of the garden
Scene 3: A th.ckot with a view of the country

Contributors

Music By: Niccolo Piccinni
Unknown: Geoffrey Dunn
Leader: Emanuel Hnrwitz
Conducted By: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Geoffrey Dunn
Unknown: Robert Collet
The Marchioness Lucinda. sister tothe Marquis of Conchiglia: Joan Sutherland
The Cavaliere Armidoro. a gentleman berothed to Lucinda: Hugues Cuenod
The Marquis of Conchiglia: Alexander Young
Cecchina a servant girl at the palaceof the Marquis: Elsie Morison
Sandrina a country girl: Margaret Ritchie
Paoluccia, waiting-maid to the Marchioness.: .Marion Lowe
Tagliaferro, a German cuirassier: Dennis, Noble
Mengotto a country fellow: John Cameron

: L'ANCIEN REGIME

J. H. Plumb , Fellow of Christ's College. Cambridge, comments on a recently published volume of studies of the European nobil.ity in the eighteenth century

Contributors

Unknown: J. H. Plumb

: 'THE GOOD GIRL'

Act 2
Scene 1: Crossroads on the edge of a wood near the town
Scene 2: A salon w:tb a prospect of rhe garden
Scene 3: A courtyard before the Marquis's palace
Scene 4: A solitary prove near the Marquis's palace

: The Anatomy of the English Countryside: 3: The Road Between

A group of five talks by W.G. Hoskins

In these talks Dr. Hoskins, Reader in Economic History in the University of Oxford, is concerned with the various ways by when man - from Saxon to Victorian times - has altered the shape of the natural landscape. The difference between the sunken lanes of Devon, the snake-like roads of Lincolnshire, and the direct routes of central England is self-evident to any motorist: in his talk Dr Hoskins treats such differences in terms of landscape history.
Next talk: May 3

Contributors

Speaker: W.G. Hoskins

: 'THE GOOD GIRL'

Act 3
Scene 1: A salon with a prospect of th garden
Scene 2: A parlour in the Marquis's palace Scene 3: A magn ficent hall in the palace

: THE TELLER AND THE TOLD

Four talks on the Novel by Owen Holloway
4-Let's Pretend
Takma Don Quixote as h s chief examp!e. the speaker comments on the relation between fiction and reali-ty.

Contributors

Novel By: Owen Holloway
Unknown: Takma Don Quixote

: PAUL MCLLER

Sinfonia for string orchestral
Op 40 played by the Collegium Musicum. Zürich
Conductor. Paul Sacher on gramophone records

Contributors

Conductor: Paul Sacher








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