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Sonata in F, Op. 99 played by Janos Starker (cello)
Abba Bogin (piano) on gramophone records


Played By: Janos Starker
Piano: Abba Bogin


2-The Prosecution of the Accused by C. J. Hamson
Professor of Comparative Law in the University of Cambridge and Fellow of Trinity College
The purpose of this series of lectures is to compare and contrast the administration of justice in England and France.


Unknown: C. J. Hamson


An opera in three acts
Libretto by Bretzner
English translation by Edward J. Dent
Music by Mozart
Scene: the Pasha's country estate
7.0 Act 1
7.45 app. Interval
7.55 app. Act 2
8.50 app. Interval
9.0 app. Act 3


A series of programmes based on recordings made by Alan Lomax and by members of the National Centre for the Study of Folk Music, the Accademia Santa Cecilia, Rome
I-Patterns of Italian Folk Song
The programme produced and narrated by Alan Lomax
In the studios of Radio Italiana, Rome


Unknown: Alan Lomax
Unknown: Alan Lomax


The New London Quartet:
Erich Gruenberg (violin)
Lionel Bentley (violin) Keith Cummings (viola) Douglas Cameron (cello)
A series of programmes including Elizabeth Maconchy's string quartets Quartet No. 5: March 14


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

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