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: CHAMBER MUSIC

The New London Quartet:
Erich Gruenberg (violin)
Lionel Bentley (violin) Keith Cummings (viola) Douglas Cameron (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Erich Gruenberg
Violin: Lionel Bentley
Viola: Keith Cummings
Cello: Douglas Cameron

: ECONOMIC MAN-FACT OR FICTION?

Talk by P. Sargant Florence Professor of Commerce
In the University of Birmingham
Professor Florence examines some of the views currently held by industrial psychologists about the role of economic incentives. In particular, he considers the views expressed by J. A. C. Brown in The Social Psychology of Industry.

Contributors

Talk By: P. Sargant Florence
Unknown: J. A. C. Brown

: CONTEMPORARY GERMAN MUSIC

' Catulli Carmina ' : ludi scaenici by Carl Orff
A percussion ensemble
Clifton Helliwell , Frederick Stone
Josephine Lee , Charles Spinks
(pianos)
Conducted by Maurice Miles
Fifth of six programmes
Catulli Carmina (1943) is, like Orff's Carmina Burana, a scenic cantata, in which the chorus is predominant. In an introductory chorus, with piano and percussion accompaniment, youths and maidens praise ' 'eternal love'; but old men ridicule them, ordering the story of Catullus to be enacted as a lesson to them. The action consists of three scenes, in which the chorus sings unaccompanied settings of Catullus's poems while the stage-scene shows Lesbia's unfaithfulness, Catullus's despair, and their separation. Unimpressed, the youths and maidens repeat their chorus in praise of eternal love. D.C. followed by an interlude at 8.0

Contributors

Unknown: Catulli Carmina
Unknown: Carl Orff
Unknown: Clifton Helliwell
Unknown: Frederick Stone
Unknown: Josephine Lee
Pianos: Charles Spinks
Conducted By: Maurice Miles

: Irene Worth in ' ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL'

by William Shakespeare with Felix Aylmer , Anthony Jacobs
Gladys Boot , Carleton Hobbs
Characters in order of speaking:
Arranged and produced by Mary Hope Allen
Music composed and conducted by Norman Demuth

Contributors

Unknown: William Shakespeare
Unknown: Felix Aylmer
Unknown: Anthony Jacobs
Unknown: Gladys Boot
Unknown: Carleton Hobbs
Produced By: Mary Hope Allen
Conducted By: Norman Demuth
Narrator: Hugh David
Countess of Rousillon: Gladys Boot
Bertram, Count of Rousiilon, her son: Denis Goacher
Lafeu, an old lord: Felix Aylmer
Helena, a gentlewoman, protected by the Countess: Irene Worth
Parolles, a follower of Bertram: Anthony Jacobs
The King of France: Carleton Hobbs
First French lord: Richard Waring
Second French lord: Hugh Manning
Rinaldo, steward to the Countess: T. St. John Barry
Lavache a clown in the Countess's household: Godfrey Kenton
The Duke of Florence: Cyril Luckham
First gentleman: Edgar Norfolk
Second gentleman: Bryan Powley
A widow of Florence: Betty Hardy
Diana, her daughter: Yvonne Hills
Mariana, her friend: Gladys Spencer
First French soldier: John Gabriel
Second French soldier: Peter Howell
A gentle astringer: Hugh David

: MOZART

Sonata in C (K.545)
Sonata in D (K.311) played by Maurice Cole (piano)

Contributors

Piano: Maurice Cole

: LETTER FROM PARIS

Welcome. Stranger
Pierre Schneider talks about foreign guests in the French theatre.

Contributors

Talks: Pierre Schneider








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