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: Michael Hordern, Deryck Guyler and Hermione Hannen in ' MEASURE FOR MEASURE'

by William Shakespeare
Radio adaptation and production by Raymond Raikes in accordance with an interpretation of the play by Nevill Coghill
Music by John Hotchkis
The song sung by Beth Boyd with Desmond Duprt (lute) The Goldsbrough Orchestra (Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz ) Conducted by the composer
(The recorded broadcast of March 27)
Frank Kermode comments on this production oj 'Measure jor Measure': April 26
During the interval in the performance of the play (7.10-7.20 p.m. app.):
Music by Tielman Susato played by the Pro Musica Antiqua Ensemble
Director, Safford Cape on gramophone records

Contributors

Production By: Raymond Raikes
Play By: Nevill Coghill
Music By: John Hotchkis
Sung By: Beth Boyd
Unknown: Desmond Duprt
Leader: Emanuel Hurwitz
Unknown: Safford Cape
The Duke: Deryck Guyler
Escalus: Carleton Hobbs
Provost: John Gabriel
Servant: Jeffrey Segal
Angelo: Michael Hordern
Mistress Overdone, a bawd: Mary O'Farrell
Pompey, her tapster: Norman Shelley
Lucio: Heron Carvic
Froth: Peter Howell
Claudio: Richard Bebb
Friar Thomas: John Ruddock
Isabel, sister to Claudio: Hermione Hannen
Francisca, a nun: Dorothy Holmes-Gore
Elbow, a constable: Charles Leno
Juliet, betrothed to Claudio: Beth Boyd
Mariana, betrothed to Angelo: Catherine Salkeld
Abhorson, an executioner: Lawrence Baskcomb
Barnardine, a prisoner: Paul Whitsun-Jones
Friar Peter: Edgar Norfolk

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Henry Holst (violin)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conducted by Rudolf Schwarz
Part 1

Contributors

Violin: Henry Holst
Leader: Paul Beard
Conducted By: Rudolf Schwarz

: THE FUTURE ROLE OF GERMAN YOUTH

Talk by Terence Prittie
Manchester Guardian correspondent in Germany

Contributors

Talk By: Terence Prittie

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Part 2
Another performance: tomorrow (all Home Services except Scottish and Welsh)

: THE SLADE IN 1900

Talk by Hubert Wellington
Hubert Wellington went up to the Slade School of Fine Art in 1899 after some three years at the schools of art of Gloucester and Birmingham. He talks about some of the students who were at the Slade School at that time-such as Augustus John , William Orpen , and Wyndham Lewis-and his teachers, Henry Tonks and Wilson Steer.

Contributors

Talk By: Hubert Wellington
Unknown: Augustus John
Unknown: William Orpen
Unknown: Wyndham Lewis-And
Unknown: Henry Tonks
Unknown: Wilson Steer.

: MONTEVERDI

The Golden Age Singers :
Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano)
Elizabeth Osborn (soprano)
John Whitworth (counter-tenor)
René Soames (tenor)
Gordon Clinton (baritone)
Directed by Margaret Field-Hyde
Lamento d'Arianna
Lasciatemi morire; 0 Teseo, o Tesco mio; Dove, dove e la fede?; Ahi, che non pur rispondel
Tra mille flamme; Si, ch'io vorrei morire
Fumia la pastorella; Almo divino raggio; All'hora i pastori tutti

Contributors

Soprano: Margaret Field-Hyde
Soprano: Elizabeth Osborn
Soprano: John Whitworth
Tenor: René Soames
Baritone: Gordon Clinton
Directed By: Margaret Field-Hyde

: FOREIGN REVIEW

A monthly report on the arts, science, and politics abroad
Compiled by Alan Pryce-Jones

Contributors

Unknown: Alan Pryce-Jones








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