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Missa Liturgica
BBC Singers conducted by the composer


Talk by Gilberto Freyre
The development of modern Brazil is producing an entirely new type of civilisation: that is the theme of this talk in which Dr. Freyre, the distinguished Brazilian sociologist, traces some of the influences that are contributing to the evolution of his country.
(The recorded broadcast of July 28)


Talk By: Gilberto Freyre


Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Nona Liddell (violin)
Peter Wallfisch (piano)
The Hurwitz Chamber Ensemble
Charles Spinks (harpsichord)


Violin: Emanuel Hurwitz
Violin: Nona Liddell
Piano: Peter Wallfisch
Harpsichord: Charles Spinks


Talk by Outram Evennett
Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge St. Ignatius died on July 31, 1556. In this talk Mr. Evennett traces the qualities of the Society of Jesus to the person of its founder.


Talk By: Outram Evennett

: Gwen Cherrell and Robert Eddison in ' AXEL '

by Philippe Auguste Matthias ,
Count Villiers de l'Isle Adam
Translated by James Laver and Rayner Heppenstall with Robert Marsden , Duncan Mclntyre
Keith Pyott , Stanley Groome
Music by William Wordsworth sung by members of the Ambrosian Singers conducted by Lionel Salter
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
Part 1—' The World of Religion'
(The recorded broadcast of June 15)
8.45 app. I Masici
Concertino No. 5. in E flat for strings
(attrib. Pergolesi) on gramophone records
8.55 app. • AXEL '
Part 2—' The World of Tragedy ' and Part 3—' The World of the Occult'
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 22)
10.0 app. I Musiei
Concertino No. 3, in A, for strings
(attrib. Pergolesi) on gramophone records
10.10 app. ' AXEL '
Part 4 — ' The World of Passion'
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 23)


Unknown: Philippe Auguste Matthias
Translated By: James Laver
Translated By: Rayner Heppenstall
Unknown: Robert Marsden
Unknown: Duncan McLntyre
Unknown: Keith Pyott
Unknown: Stanley Groome
Music By: William Wordsworth
Conducted By: Lionel Salter
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall
Narrator: Derek Hart
The Abbess: Veronica Turleigh
The Archdeacon: Howieson Culff
Sister Aloyse: Beth Boyd
Eve Sara Emmanuele de Maupers: Gwen Cherrell
Axel von Auersperg: Robert Eddison
Commander Kaspar von Auersperg: Austin Trevor
Ukko, Axel's page: Basil Jones
Herr Zacharias: Harcourt Williams
Master Janus: Carleton Hobbs


Philip Jones Brass Ensemble:
Philip Jones (trumpet)
Roy Copestake (trumpet) Andrew Woodburn (horn)
Evan Watkin (tenor trombone)
Arthur Wilson (tenor trombone) John Hawling (tenor trombone)
Gerald McElhone (bass trombone)
Osian Ellis (harp)


Unknown: Philip Jones
Unknown: Philip Jones
Unknown: Roy Copestake
Horn: Andrew Woodburn
Tenor: Evan Watkin
Tenor: Arthur Wilson
Tenor: John Hawling
Bass: Gerald McElhone
Harp: Osian Ellis

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