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: GANDHI

by Francis Watson and Maurice Brown
Four programmes illustrating the life, work, and personality of the Mahatma: drawn from the recorded memories of those who knew him in South Africa, India, and England.
4-The Last Phase
Edited and narrated by Francis Watson
The recorded voices of those taking part include: Jawaharlal Nehru, Earl Mountbatten of Burma. H. S. Suhrawardy, C. Rajagopalachari, P. C. Ghosh, B. C. Roy, Acharya Kripalani, Chaman Lal, G. D. Birla. Raja Hutheesingh. Zakir Husain. Pyarelal
Nayar, A. S. Ray, N. K. Bose, B. Ctiandiwala. K. Shridharani, Sudhir Ghosh, Devadas Gandhi, Indira
Gandhi, Padmaja Naidu, Sushila Nayar, Rajkumari Amrit Kaur, Miraben (Miss Slade), Eric da Costa. Maurice Frydman. Louis Fischer, Horace Alexander, Ian Stephens, and Robert Stimson Production by Maurice Brown

Contributors

Unknown: Francis Watson
Unknown: Maurice Brown
Unknown: Francis Watson
Production By: Maurice Brown

: CHAMBER MUSIC

London String Trio:
Emanuel Hurwitz (violin)
Watson Forbes (viola)
Vivian Joseph (cello)

Contributors

Violin: Emanuel Hurwitz
Viola: Watson Forbes
Cello: Vivian Joseph

: STATESMAN OR DEMAGOGUE?

A reconsideration of some aspects of Athenian democracy after the death of Pericles by Geoffrey Woodhead
Fellow of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge
Reader, David Raeburn
Two further volumes of an important commentary on Thucydides have recently been published. This event makes it timely to re-open the question of the qualities of Cleon as a statesman and of the development of democracy in Athens. Mr. Woodhead criticises the traditional view which is based on Thucydides.

Contributors

Reader: David Raeburn
Unknown: Mr. Woodhead

: 'THE LORD OF THE RINGS'

by J. R. R. Tolkien
An adaptation in six parts from volumes 2 and 3 of the trilogy 5 — ' Minas Tirith and Mount Doom '
(Continued in next column)
Music by Anthony Smith-Masters
The programme adapted and produced by Terence Tiller

Contributors

Unknown: J. R. R. Tolkien
Music By: Anthony Smith-Masters
Produced By: Terence Tiller
Narrator: Derek Hart
Theoden: Valentine Dyall
Eowyn: Olive Gregg
The Black Captain: Felix Felton
Merry: Michael Collins
Eomer: Noel Johnson
Ioreth: Prunella Scales
Aragorn: Godfrey Kenton
Legolas: Frank Duncan
Gimli: Eric Lugg
Gandalf: Norman Shelley
Pippin: Basil Jones
Sam: Victor Platt
Orcs: Derek Prentice
Orcs: Roger Snowdon
Frodo: Oliver Burt
Gollum: Gerik Schjelderup

: ' DER FLIEGENDE HOLLANDER*

(' The Flying Dutchman ')
A romantic opera by Wagner
(sung in German)
(Continued in next column) sailors, spinning girls
Chorus and Orchestra of the Bayreuth Festival
(Chorus-Master. Wilhelm Pitz ) CONDUCTED BY JOSEF KEILBERTH
Producer. Wolfgang Wagner
Scene 1: A rocky stretch of the Norwegian coast.
Scene 2: A large room in Daland's house.
Scene 3: An inland creek by Daland's house.

Contributors

Unknown: Wagner
Chorus-Master: Wilhelm Pitz
Conducted By: Josef Keilberth
Unknown: Wolfgang Wagner
Daland, a Norwegian seaman: Arnold van Mill
Senta, his daughter: Astrid Varnay
Erik, a hunter: Josef Traxel
Mary, Senta's nurse: Elisabeth Schartel
Daland's steersman: Jean Cox
The Dutchman: George London

: Studies in Interpretation: 3: A Group of Chopin Preludes

A series of three talks by Edward Sackville-West.
In these talks Mr. Sackville-West has been comparing the various performances of a work. In tonight's programme the illustrations include records made by Cortot, Rubinstein and Stefan Askenase.

Contributors

Speaker: Edward Sackville-West

: 'THE HEIRESS'

A comedy by General Burgoyne
Adapted for radio by Helena Wood
Produced by Martyn C. Webster with Frank Partington , Eric Francis
Janet Morrison , Rowena Cooper
Music composed by James Bernard played by the Sinfonia of London conducted by John Hollingsworth

Contributors

Comedy By: General Burgoyne
Radio By: Helena Wood
Produced By: Martyn C. Webster
Unknown: Frank Partington
Unknown: Eric Francis
Unknown: Janet Morrison
Unknown: Rowena Cooper
Composed By: James Bernard
Conducted By: John Hollingsworth
Blandish: Richard Hurndall
Miss Blandish, his sister: Jill Balcon
Clifford: Peter Coke
Lord Gayfleld: Derek Hart
Lady Emily, his sister: Ursula Howells
Sir Clement, his uncle: Ivan Samson
Alscrip: Hugh Manning
Miss Alscrip, his daughter: Marjorie Westbury
Chignon, her personal attendant: Allan McClelland
Miss Alton: Denise Bryer
Rightly, a lawyer: James Thomason

: TANEYEV

(born November 25, 1856)
Piano Quintet, Op. 30 played by the Allegri Quartet:
Eli Goren. James Barton
Patrick Ireland , William Pleeth
Julius Isserlis (piano)
Last of three programmes

Contributors

Unknown: Eli Goren.
Unknown: James Barton
Unknown: Patrick Ireland
Unknown: William Pleeth
Piano: Julius Isserlis

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