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Suite No. 1, in G for unaccompanied cello played by Janos Starker on gramophone records


Played By: Janos Starker

: Harcourt Williams Ernest Jay and Norman Shelley in ' The Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman DON QUIXOTE of La Mancha'

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
The translation by Charles Jarvis adapted for broadcasting in six parts by Paul Ferris
Part 3: Which treats of the strange things that befell Don Quixote in the Sable Mountain; of the design of his friends to rescue him from his madness, including the meeting with the beautiful Dorothea; and of the many unheard-of adventures at ihe inn.
The Storyteller, Norman Shelley with Derek Birch , Brian Hayes and Richard Waring
Music composed by Manuel Lazareno and conducted by Maurice Miles i. Production by Peter DuvaJ Smith and Douglas Cleverdon


Unknown: Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
Translation By: Charles Jarvis
Unknown: Paul Ferris
Unknown: Norman Shelley
Unknown: Derek Birch
Unknown: Brian Hayes
Unknown: Richard Waring
Composed By: Manuel Lazareno
Conducted By: Maurice Miles
Production By: Peter Duvaj Smith
Production By: Douglas Cleverdon
Don Quixote: Harcourt Williams
Sancho Panza: Ernest Jay
The barber: Wyndham Milligan
The priest: Neville Hartley
Dorothea: Gwen Cherrell
An innkeeper: John Sharp
The penitent: Roose Evans
Don Quixote's housekeeper: Thea Wells
His niece: Molly Lawson


A romantic opera in three acts
Libretto by E. Raupach
Music by Spontini
(sung in Italian)
Chorus and Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale
(Chorus-Master. Andrea Morosini )
Act 1
Scene 1: The throne-room in the Imperial
Palace at Magonza
Scene 2: Agnes's room
Scene 3: The ballroom in the Palace


Unknown: E. Raupach
Chorus-Master: Andrea Morosini
Conducted By: Vittorio Gui
Henry VI. Emperor of Hohenstaufen,son of Frederick Barbarossa (bass): Juan Giacomo Guelfi
Irmengarde Countess Palatine (soprano): Dorothy Dow
Agnes, her daughter (soprano): Lucille Udovick
Henry the Lion, Duke of Saxony,leader of the Guelf (baritone): Anselmo Colzani
Henry of Brunswick, his son (tenor): Franco Corel
Philip of Hohenstaufen, brother of the Emperor (tenor): Francesco Albanese
The Duke of Burgundy (Philip Augustus, King of France) (baritone): Enzo Maseherini
The Archbishop of Magonza (bass): Arnold van Mille
Theobald, an envoy of the Guelfl (tenor): Valiano Natali
The Lord of the Castle (bass): Georgio Algorta
A herald (bass): Valerio Meucci


Talk by C. J. Hamson
Professor of Comparative Law in the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Trinity College
'The capital revelation of the Crichel Down enquiry,' says C. J. Hamson, ' is how entirely defenceless the normal citizen is in England today against a Ministry acting within the ambit of its enormous powers.' In his talk he reflects on this situation.


Talk By: C. J. Hamson


Act 2
Scene 1: A prison in Stahleck Castle Scene 2: A chapel
Act 3
The great square in front of the Patace


Talk by Robert Paine


Talk By: Robert Paine


Piano Trio in E flat, Op. 70 played by the New Philharmonic Trio:
David Wise (violin)
Gethyn Wykeham-George (cello
Winifred Da. vey (piano)


Violin: David Wise
Cello: Gethyn Wykeham-George
Cello: Winifred Da.

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