Sonata for clarinet and piano played by Ulysse Delecluse (clarinet) Jacques Delecluse (piano) on gramophone records
Six studies in African anthropology by Max Gluckman
Professor of Social Anthropology in the University of Manchester 2-The Frailty of Authority
As positions of leadership carry high ideals, and as most men are-well, only men, there develops frequently a conflict between the ideals of leadership and the weakness of the leaders. This,' says Professor Gluckman, ' is the frailty of authority.'
From detailed studies of African societies, he argues that the rebellions this frailty creates not only do not destroy the established social order but even support it. They also resolve certain other conflicts that arise in other parts of the political system-
(The recorded broadcast of April 20)
Sonata No. 2, in G played by Iris Loveridge (piano)
Talk by Frank Kermode
The speaker comments on the current Third Programme production of Measure for Measure and considers some of the problems that may arise in an attempt to illustrate in performance a theory of the play's meaning.
Zino Francescatti (violin)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Arthur Leavins )
Conducted by Pierre Monteux
From the Royal Festival Hall, London
ACADEMIC FESTIVAL OVERTURE
VIOLIN CONCERTO in D
New poems by Robert Graves
In this programme each poem will be read twice-first by the poet and then by Denis McCarthy.
SYMPHONY. No. 1, in C minor
A verse play for radio by Francis Webb
Production by Frederick Bradnum
The action of the play takes place on Hitler's birthday, April 20, 1945, in the rooms beneath the Berlin Chancellery.
Ludi scaenici by Carl Orff Juvenes, juvenculae, senes The Ambrosian Singers
A percussion ensemble
Clifton Helliwell , Frederick Stone
Josephine Lee , Charles Spinks
Conducted by Maurice Miles