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: Glyndebourne Opera 'COSI FAN TUTTE'

An opera in two acts
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte
(sung in the original Italian)
Glvndebourne Festival Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Peter Gellhorn )
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader, Arthur Leavins )
Conducted BY Vittorio Gui
Continuo:
Joseph Horovitz (harpsichord)
Producer. Carl Ebert
Chief coach, Jani Strasser
The action takes place in Naples
Act 1
Scene 1: A tavern
Scene 2: The garden of the sisters' villa Scene 3: A room in the villa
Scene 4: The garden

Contributors

Unknown: Lorenzo Da Ponte
Chorus-Master: Peter Gellhorn
Leader: Arthur Leavins
Conducted By: Vittorio Gui
Harpsichord: Joseph Horovitz
Unknown: Carl Ebert
Unknown: Jani Strasser
Ferrando, an officer in love with Dorabella: Richard Lewis
Guglielmo, an officer in love with Fiordiligi: Sesto Bruscantinl
Don Alfonso, an elderly philosopher: Ivan Sardt
Sisters. ladies of Ferrara:Fiordiligi:: Sena Jurinac
Sisters. ladies of Ferrara:Fiordiligi:Dorabella: Nan Merriman
Despina, their waiting-maid: Elena Rizzieri

: THE CALIPH

Talk by Andrew Forge
' Man was not the hero of our universe. We thought he required a great deal of tidying up before he became presentable. ... We preferred a helmet to a head of hair,' Wyndham Lewis wrote retrospectively in 1937. Talking about the current exhibition at the Tate Gallery entitled Wyndham Lewis and the Vorticists, Andrew Forge considers some of the ideas embodied in the Vorticist style.

Contributors

Talk By: Andrew Forge
Unknown: Wyndham Lewis
Unknown: Wyndham Lewis
Unknown: Andrew Forge

: ' THE IVORY LIGHTHOUSE'

Robert Louis Stevenson and the Samoan Imbroglio (1890-94) by Eric Ewens
Narrator, Felix Felton with Errol MacKinnon
Denys Blakelock , Robert Bernal
Neville Hartley , Duncan Mclntyre Russell Napier. Allan Cuthbertson
James Thomason , Haydn Jones
Leonard Trolley. Frank Partington
Produced by Peter Duval Smith

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Louis Stevenson
Narrator: Eric Ewens
Narrator: Felix Felton
Unknown: Errol MacKinnon
Unknown: Denys Blakelock
Unknown: Robert Bernal
Unknown: Neville Hartley
Unknown: Duncan McLntyre
Unknown: Russell Napier.
Unknown: Allan Cuthbertson
Unknown: James Thomason
Unknown: Haydn Jones
Unknown: Leonard Trolley.
Unknown: Frank Partington
Produced By: Peter Duval Smith
R L Stevenson: Moultrie Kelsall
Fanny Stevenson: Natalie Lynn

: COSI FAN TUTTE'

ACT 2
Scene 1: Another room in the villa
Scene 2: The garden Scene 3: A pavilion Scene 4: The garden
A performance of ' Cost fan Tutte from Salzburg: August 13
See also Friday and Saturday

: THREE AMERICAN POEMS

by Margaret Stanley-Wrench
The Valley of the Answer
A Man Whose Footsteps Grew Roses A Tate for the Fall of the Year
Readers: Guy
Kingsley Poynter Ella Milne , Murray Kash

Contributors

Unknown: Margaret Stanley-Wrench
Unknown: Kingsley Poynter Ella Milne
Unknown: Murray Kash

: SCHUMANN

(died July 29, 1856)
Blumenstuck. Op. 19
Walzer; Elfe; Leides Ahnung
(Albumblatter, Op. 124)
Romanze in B flat minor, Op. 28 Etudes symphoniques. Op. 13 played by Frank Laffitte (piano)
This the the first of a series of six programmes of piano music by Schumann.

Contributors

Piano: Frank Laffitte

: AFRICAN LEADERSHIP ON THE COPPERBELT

Talk by A. L. Epstein Ph.D ,
Research Officer.
Rhodes-Livingstone Institute
The speaker analyses the passage of authority among African mineworkeri from elected ' tribal elders ' to present-day trade unions and the African National Congress. He believes that this change is a symptom of much wider changes in the nature of urban African society, and that the Copperbelt illustrates in small compass processes at work over most of the continent.
African Musical Tastes, by Alick Nkhata : Friday at 10.0

Contributors

Talk By: A. L. Epstein Ph.D
Unknown: Alick Nkhata

: HUGO WOLF

Quartet in D minor played by the Aeolian String Quartet: Sydney Humphreys (violin)
Trevor Williams (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
John Moore (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Sydney Humphreys
Violin: Trevor Williams
Viola: Watson Forbes
Cello: John Moore

: LETTER FROM PARIS

The Man Who Waits
Pterre Schneider talks about the waiter as a symbol of the good and the bad in French social life
(The recorded broadcast of July 26)

Contributors

Talks: Pterre Schneider








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