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Agnes Walker (piano)
BBC Scottish Orchestra
(Leader. J. Mouland Begbie ) Conducted by Colin Davis
(conducted by the composer)
Scott Goddard writes on page 6


Leader: J. Mouland Begbie
Conducted By: Colin Davis
Unknown: Scott Goddard


After Dudintsev by Victor Zorza
Manchester Guardian correspondent on Soviet and East European affairs Following the publication last autumn of Dudintsev's novel Not by Bread Alone, the Soviet press spoke of Russian writers' condemnation of this novel, but recently it became clear that many writers are not only supporting Dudintsev but are following in his footsteps.
(The recorded broadcast of April 15)


Unknown: Victor Zorza


A song-cycle by Gerald Finzl to poems by Thomas Hardy
Childhood amongst the ferns; Before and after summer; The self-unseeing; Overlooking the river; Channel firing; In the mind's eye; The too short time; Epeisodia; Amabel; He abjures love
Hervey Alan (bass-baritone) with Frederick Stone (piano)


Unknown: Gerald Finzl
Unknown: Thomas Hardy
Bass-Baritone: Hervey Alan
Piano: Frederick Stone


A discussion between
W. A. Campbell Stewart
Professor of Education, University
College of North Staffordshire
G. M. Carstairs
A psychologist and anthropologist
Cecily de Monchaux
Lecture.... in Psychology,
University College, London
Alasdair Maclntyre
Lecturer in the Philosophy of Religion. University of Manchester
'Inhibition' is one of several unexamined cliches of psychological terminology which have crept into popular usage without losing all their specialised overtones. In this programme four specialists from related disciplines attempt an analysis by discussion of the term and its various shades of meaning.


Unknown: M. Carstairs

: Errol John. Edric Connor in 'B. WORDSWORTH'

Dramatised by Vidia Naipaul and John Stockbridge from the story by Vidia Naipaul
Produced by R. D. Smith
Guitar played by Fitzroy Coleman


Dramatised By: Vidia Naipaul
Dramatised By: John Stockbridge
Story By: Vidia Naipaul
Produced By: R. D. Smith
Played By: Fitzroy Coleman
Storyteller: Errol John
Boy: Errol John
Wordsworth: Edric Connor
Mother: Pearl Connor
Policeman: Andrew Salkey


Aeolian String Quartet: Sydney HumphreysTrevor Williams
Watson Forbes, Derek Simpson
The first of six programmes of quartets by Cherubini and Mendelssohn


by Edward Sackville-West
2-Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 21 in B flat (D.960)
The speaker compares performances on gramophone records by Schnabel, Kempff, and Wuhrer.
(The recorded broadcast of Dec. 9) A group of Chopin Preludes: May 1


Unknown: Edward Sackville-West

: Thomas Tomkins MUSICA DEO SACRA

Full Anthems and Verse Anthems
Members of the Deller Consort:
Alfred Deller
Wilfred Brown , Maurice Bevan
Charles Spinks (organ continuo)
Leonard Dight (violin)
Marjorie Lavers (violin) Herbert Downes (viola) Eileen Grainger (viola)
John Shinebourne (cello)
The Ambrosian Singers
Conductor, Denis Stevens
Thou art my king, 0 God; The heavens declare the glory of God; Then David mourned: My shepherd is the living Lord; 0 Lord. rebuke me not; 0 Lord, I have loved the habitation; Above the stars my Saviour dwells
(The recorded broadcast of Jan. 19)


Unknown: Alfred Deller
Unknown: Wilfred Brown
Unknown: Maurice Bevan
Unknown: Charles Spinks
Violin: Leonard Dight
Violin: Marjorie Lavers
Viola: Herbert Downes
Viola: Eileen Grainger
Cello: John Shinebourne
Conductor: Denis Stevens

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