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: RESEARCH

A discussion among scientists
Chemistry by Computation
The application of Quantum Theory to chemistry is proving very fruitful. Some scientists think that before long the chemist will have no need to experiment at all since computation (with the aid of electronic computers) will predict results without his having to touch a test-tube.
Chairman:
C. A. Coulson , F.R.S.
Rouse Ball Professor of Mathematics.
University of Oxford
Panel:
S. L. Altmann , Ph.D. Mathematical Institute,
University of Oxford
D. P. Craig
Professor of Chemistry,
University College, London
M. J. S. Dewar
Professor of Chemistry,
Queen Mary College , University of London

Contributors

Unknown: C. A. Coulson
Unknown: S. L. Altmann
Unknown: Queen Mary College

: ' THIS IS TIBTEN'

A short story by Heinrich Boll
Translated from the German by Richard Graves
Read by Gilbert Harding

Contributors

Read By: Gilbert Harding

: BOCCHERINI and SCARLATTI

Geraint Jones (harpsichord)
Musica da Camera:
Roger Lord (oboe)
Archie Camden (bassoon)
Charles Gregory (horn)
Vera Kantrovitch (violin) Lorraine du Val (violin)
Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Joy Hall (cello)
Eugene Cruft (double-bass)
Fourth of six programmes devised by Stanley Sadie , who has also edited the works by Boccherini. The sonatas by Scarlatti have been chosen to demonstrate the original grouping, mostly in pairs, which Ralph Kirkpatrick has recently brought to light.

Contributors

Harpsichord: Geraint Jones
Harpsichord: Musica Da Camera:
Oboe: Roger Lord
Bassoon: Archie Camden
Horn: Charles Gregory
Violin: Vera Kantrovitch
Violin: Lorraine du Val
Viola: Cecil Aronowitz
Cello: Joy Hall
Double-Bass: Eugene Cruft
Unknown: Stanley Sadie
Unknown: Ralph Kirkpatrick

: CRUCIFIXION OF MAN

by R. C. Zaehner
Professor of Eastern Religions in the University of Oxford and Fellow of All Souls College
Buddhism is the religion of self-denial in a quite literal sense in which man seeks absolution from his empirical self.
Second of three talks

: Edinburgh International Festival ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Clara Haskil (piano)
Symphony Orchestra of Bayerischer Rundfunk
Conducted by Eugen Jochum
From the Usher Hall, Edinburgh
Part 1: Mozart
OVERTURE: The Marriage of Figaro Piano Concerto in F (K.459)

Contributors

Piano: Clara Haskil
Conducted By: Eugen Jochum

: THE HURET INTERVIEWS

Translated and adapted from
Jules Huret 's ' Enquete sur l'Evolution Litteraire ' by Robert Baldick , D.Phil.
Lecturer in French at Pembroke College. Oxford
In 1891 Jules Huret conducted, on behalf of the Echo de Paris, an enquiry into the state of contemporary French literature. His enquiry was published in the form of a series of interviews with the leading French writers of his time.
Second of six programmes

Contributors

Unknown: Jules Huret
Unknown: Robert Baldick
Unknown: Jules Huret
Huret: Derek Hart
Edmond Goncourt: John Glyn-Jones
Zola: Francis De Wolff

: CONCERT

Part 2: Bruckner
SYMPHONY No. 7, in E

: Hugh Burden in ' SONS OF PRIDE'

The Deadly Sins of Sloth, Envy, and Anger
Written by H. A. L. Craig
Characters in Evelyn's play:
Produced by David Thomson
"... The Seven Deadly Sins fall into two groups with Pride at the head of each. One group (Lust, Gluttony, Avarice) is comic and invites a farce; but the others are tragic-the gloom of Sloth, the grieving of Envy, and the harrowing of Anger.....'

Contributors

Written By: H. A. L. Craig
Produced By: David Thomson
Moore: Wilfrid Brambell
Mrs Moore: Doreen Keogh
Emmet: Leonard Sachs
Orgel (Pride): Hugh Burden
The sons: Placide (Anger): Trader Faulkner
The sons: Evelyn (Envy): Martin Starkie
The sons: Benjamin (Sloth): Ian Lubbock
Singer: Edmund Donlevy
Brother Benjy: Lan Lubbock
Father Abbot: Bryan Powley
Ghost: Denis Goacher

: DUFAY

Missa Sine Nomine
Henri Arque , Stanislas Boutry and Fernand Marin (trombones)
The Philippe Caillard Vocal Ensemble
Director, Philippe Caillard on a gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown: Missa Sine Nomine
Unknown: Henri Arque
Unknown: Stanislas Boutry
Unknown: Fernand Marin
Director: Philippe Caillard

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