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: Glyndebonrne Opera

'LE COMTE ORY'
An opera in two acts
Librettc by Scribe and Delestre-Poirson
Music by Rossini
(sung in the original French)
Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Peter Gellhorn )
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
(Leader. Steven Staryk )
Conducted BY Vittorio GUI
Producer, Carl Ebert
Head of Music Staff, Jani Strasser
The action takes place in Touraine at the time of the Crusades
Acr 1: Outside the main gate of the castle of Formoutiers

Contributors

Chorus-Master: Peter Gellhorn
Leader: Steven Staryk
Conducted By: Vittorio Gui
Producer: Carl Ebert
Unknown: Jani Strasser
Raimbaud: Heinz Blankenburg
Alice: Jeannette Sinclair
Ragonde: Monica Sinclair
Count Ory: Juan Oncina
Isolier, the Count's page: Fernanda Cadont
The Count's tutor: Peter Lagger
Countess Adele, cousin to Isolier: Sari Barabas
A young nobleman: Roger Doucet

: COMMENT

A topical programme on the arts. literature, and entertainment including
A talk by G. S. Fraser on Evelyn Waugh 's new novel The Ordeal of Gilbert Pinfold.

Contributors

Talk By: G. S. Fraser
Unknown: Evelyn Waugh
Unknown: Gilbert Pinfold.

: VIVALDI

Concerto in C minor played by the Virtuosi di Roma
Conductor. Renato Fasano
On a gramophone record

Contributors

Conductor: Renato Fasano

: Marius Goring 'THE OLD SQUIRE*

A study of Wilfrid Scawen Blunt
(1840-1922)
Written and narrated by Patric Dickinson
Others taking part:
Oliver Burt , Leigh Crutchley Felix Felton , Malcolm Graeme
Anthony Jacobs , Godfrey Kenton
Denis McCarthy , Molly Rankin
John Ruddock , Ian Sadler
Gladys Spencer , Geoffrey Wincott
Production by Joe Burroughs

Contributors

Unknown: Patric Dickinson
Unknown: Oliver Burt
Unknown: Leigh Crutchley
Unknown: Felix Felton
Unknown: Malcolm Graeme
Unknown: Anthony Jacobs
Unknown: Godfrey Kenton
Unknown: Denis McCarthy
Unknown: Molly Rankin
Unknown: John Ruddock
Unknown: Ian Sadler
Unknown: Gladys Spencer
Unknown: Geoffrey Wincott
Production By: Joe Burroughs

: 'LE COMTE ORY'

Act 2- Inside the castle at Formouticn

: UNKNOWN SCHUMANN

Piano pieces and songs discovered and collected by Jack Werner , and now broadcast for the first time In this country
Celia Arieli (piano)
Eileen McLoughlin (soprano)
Clifton Helliwell (piano)
BBC Men's Chorus
Conducted by Alan G. Melville
Fantasiest├╝ck, Op. 12 No 9
Canon for mate voices, Op. 65 No. 8 Four pieces (The Album for the Young)
Songs:
Ein Gedanke; Fruhlingsgriisse
Introduced by Jack Werner

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Werner
Piano: Celia Arieli
Soprano: Eileen McLoughlin
Piano: Clifton Helliwell
Introduced By: Jack Werner

: BAX

Legend-Sonata played by Florence Hooton (cello)
Ross Pratt (piano)

Contributors

Cello: Florence Hooton
Piano: Ross Pratt

: PIERS PLOWMAN '

by William Langland
2-The Search for St. Truth
A series of six readings
Devised by Elizabeth Zeeman
Fellow of Girton College, Cambridge Read by Gary Watson in a slightly modified version of the original

Contributors

Read By: Gary Watson

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