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: Recital

Andre Gertler (violin)
Diane Andersen (piano)

Sonata in A minor - Albinoni, rev. Bach
Four Pieces - Webern
Sonata No. 2 - Milhaud


Violinist: Andre Gertler
Pianist: Diane Andersen

: The Rise of Japanese Industry

Talk by G.C. Allen, Professor of Political Economy in the University of London
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 9)
See also Saturday at 7.56


Speaker: G.C. Allen

: Il Trittico

From Sadler's Wells Theatre, London (by arrangement with Sadler's Wells Trust. Ltd.)

: Rasselas, Prince of Abyssinia

by Samuel Johnson
Adapted for broadcasting and produced by Terence Tiller
[Starring] Anthony Jacobs


Author: Samuel Johnson
Adapted by/Producer: Terence Tiller
Narrator 1: Oliver Burt
Narrator 2: T. St. John Barry
Rasselas: Anthony Jacob
Imlac: Cecil Bellamy
Nekayah: Jill Balcoft
Pekuah: Denise Bryer
A Mechanist: Stephen Jack
A Philosopher: Malcolm Graeme
An Astronomer: Deryck Guyler

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

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