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: CHAMBER MUSIC

Consort of Viols of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensls

: THE SITING OF SCULPTURE

Talks by Lawrence Alloway and Basil Taylor
A considerable number of British sculptors are showing their work this summer, either in one-man shows or in mixed exhibitions such as the L.C.C.'s ' Sculpture in the Open Air' in Holland Park. Of these sculptors, several have had a first opportunity since the war of working for public sites. In this programme Lawrence Alloway and Basil Tavlor speak about some of these efforts and their results.

Contributors

Unknown: Lawrence Alloway
Unknown: Basil Taylor

: JANACEK

Vlasta Balkova (piano)
V mlhaeh (In the Mist)
1.10.1905 (Fragment of a Sonata)
'The first of October, 1905,' commemorates a demonstration in Brno, the capital of Moravia, in which a friend of Janacek was killed. The country was at that time under Austrian rule, and the demonstration occurred when a demand for an independent Czech university was refused by the Austrian authorities.

Contributors

Piano: Vlasta Balkova

: THE SOVIET VIEW

A report on the Soviet point of view as expressed recently in the Soviet Press and broadcasts to the U.S.S.R.
Compiled by members of the BBC foreign news department

: ' SYMPHONIE POUR UN HOMME SEUL

by Pierre Schaeffer
This is one of the most important of Pierre Schaeffer's creations in the Musique Concrete idiom. There are ten short movements: Prosapopie; Partita; Valse; Erotica; Scherzo; Cadence; Eroica; Apostrophe; Intermezzo; Strette

Contributors

Unknown: Pierre Schaeffer

: Norman Wooland and Marjorie Westbury in • APU OLLANTAY'

A drama of the Incas
Adapted for radio by Angel Ara
Translated from the Spanish by J. A. Camacho
Music composed by Manuel Lazareno
Production by (who writes on page 6)

Contributors

Radio By: Angel Ara
Unknown: J. A. CamacHo
Composed By: Manuel Lazareno

: York Festival of the Arts ' A DINNER ENGAGEMENT '

An opera in one act
Libretto by Paul Dehn
Music by Lennox Berkeley
English Opera Group
Chamber Orchestra
(Leader, Olive Zorian )
CONDUCTED BY VILEM TAUSKY
Producer, William Chappell
Repetiteur, Martin Isepp
From the Theatre Royal. York

Contributors

Unknown: Paul Dehn
Music By: Lennox Berkeley
Leader: Olive Zorian
Conducted By: Vilem Tausky
Producer: William Chappell
Repetiteur: Martin Isepp
An errand boy: John Ford
The Earl of Dunmow: Frederick Sharp
The Countess of Dunitiow: Emelie Hooke
Susan, their daughter: April Cantelo
Mrs Kneebone, a hired help: Catherine Lawson
H R H The Grand Duchess of Monte blanco: Flora Nielsen
H R H Prince Philippe, her son: Alexander Young

: TAKE-OVER BIDS

Talk by Harold Cowen

Contributors

Talk By: Harold Cowen

: HAYDN

String Quartet in C, Op. 74 No. 1 played by the New London Quartet

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