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: NORTH AMERICAN INDIAN MUSIC

Illustrated talk by Bruno Nettl
Very little North American Indian music is meant simply to be listened to: it normally accompanies some other activity. This programme illustrates the variety of styles that exist.

Contributors

Talk By: Bruno Nettl

: Donald Wolfit Enae Percy and Robert Eddison in 1 THE FROGS'

by Aristophanes
A new English version by Dudley Fitts with music composed and conducted by Christopher Whelen andand
(Continued in next column)
Produced by Donald McWhinnie

Contributors

Unknown: Dudley Fitts
Conducted By: Christopher Whelen
Produced By: Donald McWhinnie
Xanthias, a slave: Charles Leno
Dionysos: Esmé Percy
Herakles: Christopher Rhodes
A Corpse: Allan McClelland
Charon: Peter Claughton
Chorus of Frogs:: Janette Richer
Chorus of Frogs:: June Tobin,
Chorus of Frogs:: Rosalind Knight,
Chorus of Frogs:: Rachel Keen
Chorus of Initiates:: Trevor Ray,
Chorus of Initiates:: Emerton Court,
Chorus of Initiates:: Malcolm Hayes,
Chorus of Initiates:: Allan McClelland
Leader of the Chorus: Jack May
Aiakos, a doorkeeper: Denis Goacher
A maidservant: Janette Richer
A barmaid: June Tobin
Plathane, a waitress: Rosalind Knight
A servant to Pluto: Malcolm Hayes
Euripides: Robert Eddison
Aischylos: Donald Wolfit
Pluto: Martin Lewis

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Hans Henkemans (piano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Rudolf Schwarz
Part 1

Contributors

Piano: Hans Henkemans
Conducted By: Rudolf Schwarz

: LIVING HERITAGE: THE BALANCE OF NATURE

I-Ecology: a New Outlook by E. M. Nicholson , C.B.
Director-General of the Nature Conservancy
Until recently it was believed that a line could be drawn between artificial environments created by man and natural environments. Now ecologists are having to face the fact that man's impact on nature has been far greater than was once supposed, and so they are having to re-think ecology in terms of nature's relationships with man as the dominant animal. (.) See page II.

Contributors

Unknown: E. M. Nicholson

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Part 2
(Also broadcast on Friday)

: WAGES

Three talks on questions of the moment
1-Has the Annual Wage Claim
Come to Stay? by Geoffrey Goodman
Industrial correspondent of the News Chronicle
2-19 Nation-wide Bargaining
Desirable? by Ben Roberts
Reader in Industrial Relations in the University of London
3--Can Arbitrators have Principles? by David Worswick
Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford
(s)

Contributors

Unknown: Geoffrey Goodman

: CHAMBER MUSIC

Hirsch String Quartet:
Leonard Hirsch (violin) Leonard Dight (violin) Stephen Shingles (viola)
Francisco Gabarro (cello)
This is the first of three programmes that will include Haydn's three quartets, Op. 54, together with contemporary quartets.

Contributors

Violin: Leonard Hirsch
Violin: Leonard Dight
Viola: Stephen Shingles
Cello: Francisco Gabarro

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