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: The Glyndebourne Opera presents ' LE NOZZE DI FIGARO' (' The Marriage of Figaro ')

An opera in four acts
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte
Music by Mozart
(sung in the original Italian)
Cast in order of singing:
Figaro, the count's servant
Sesto Bruscantini
SUSANNA, the Countess's maid
, Elena Rizzieri
Doctor Bartolo Ian Wallace
MARCELLINA, his former housekeeper
Monica Sinclair
Cherubino, a page to the Count
Rise Stevens
The COUNT Alma viva. Franco Calabrese DON Basilio. a music-teacher
Hugues Cuenod
THE COUNTESS ALMAvivA.Sona Jurinac
ANTONIO, a gardener Gwyn Griffiths DON CURZIO , a Jaieyer.Daniel McCoshan Barbarina, Antonio's daughter and Susanna's cousin...Jeannettc Sinclair
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Peter Gellhorn )
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Arthur Leavins)
Conducted BY Vittorio GUI
Chief coach, Jani Strasser
Continuo, Raymond Leppard
Producer, Carl Ebert
Act 1: A room in the palace of Count
Almaviva
ACT 2: The Countess's boudoir
' II Barbiere di Siviglia ' from Glyndebourne: Sunday, July 3

Contributors

Unknown: Sesto Bruscantini
Unknown: Elena Rizzieri
Unknown: Monica Sinclair
Unknown: Franco Calabrese
Unknown: Don Basilio.
Unknown: Gwyn Griffiths
Unknown: Don Curzio
Unknown: Daniel McCoshan
Chorus-Master: Peter Gellhorn
Conducted By: Vittorio Gui
Unknown: Jani Strasser
Unknown: Raymond Leppard
Producer: Carl Ebert

: The Terror of History

Philip Leon, Professor of Classics at University College, Leicester, talks about the recent English translation of "Le Mylhe de I'Eternel Reiour: archetypes el repetition", by Mircea Eliade.

Contributors

Speaker: Philip Leon

: Julia Lang and Patience Collier in ' IN THE BOSOM OF A FAMILY'

by Dorothy Baker Eighteen years later:
Production by Christopher Sykes
(The recorded broadcast of Dec. 20) followed by an interlude at 8.26

Contributors

Unknown: Dorothy Baker
Production By: Christopher Sykes
Narrator: Julia Lang
The cobbler: John Phillips
Madame Maria Calvet: Patience Collier
Marguerite-Marie: Ann Totten
Berthe, the cook: Mar Orie Westbury
Hyppolite: Martin Starkie
M Julien Calvet: Francis De Wolff
Phillipe: Ian Hindle
Albert: John Sharp
Thomas, the gardener: Bryan Powley
Helene: Oli Kirby
Andre Blofs: John S Bridge
Madame de Frontenac: Gla Tipencer
Charles Duval: Jan Phillips
Marguerite-Marie: Olive Gregg
Phillipp: Denis McCarthy

: ' LE NOZZE DI FIGARO'

Acr 3: A hall in the palace ACT 4: The palace gardens

: MUSIC AND SCIENCE

A group of four illustrated talks by W. H. George , Ph.D., F.InSt.P.
Department of Physics.
Chelsea Polytechnic
4-The Scientific Study of Touch
As the basis of a discussion on the in- fluence of the pianist's touch on tone- colour Dr. George uses a special recording of a complete movement of a Beethoven sorita in which seven well- known pianist; take part. He explains how a scientific approach may help to throw light on the problems involved.
(BBC recoiding)

Contributors

Unknown: W. H. George

: Bach: The Art of the Fugue

Prepared for performance by Leonard Isaacs
Played by the London Harpsichord Ensemble
Part 3

Contributors

Unknown: Leonard Isaacs

: THE CUTTING EDGE OF VIENNA

A talk by Eric Hobsbawm , Fellow of King's College, Cambridge, on the Viennese playwright (ohann Nestroy (1801-1862).
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 1)

Contributors

Talk By: Eric Hobsbawm

: KARL-BIRGER BLOMDAHL

Pastoral Suite (1948) foi string orchestra played by the Stockholm Radio Orchestra
Conducted by Sten Frykberg on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By: Sten Frykberg

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