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Madeleine Renaud
Michel Sénéchal
London Bach Society
(Conductor, Paul Steinitz )
Male voices of the Elizabethan Singers
(Conductor, Louis Halsey )
London Philharmonic Orchestra
(Led by Harold Parfltt)
Conducted by Manuel Rosenthal
Concert arranged in collaboration with the Institute of Contemporary Arts
Part 1


Narrator: Madeleine Renaud
Conductor: Paul Steinitz
Conductor: Louis Halsey
Conducted By: Manuel Rosenthal


A topical programme on the arts, literature, and entertainment
Professor J. Isaacs on William Faulkner 's Requiem for a Nun at the Royal Court Theatre, London; and John Golding on a current art exhibition.


Unknown: Professor J. Isaacs
Unknown: William Faulkner
Unknown: John Golding


Part 2
Fifth of six programmes to mark the- occation of Stravinsky's seventy-fifth birthday.

: A Portrait of GEORGE GISSING

Drawn from the works of his contemporaries and from his own writings, including some unpublished material from his journals
Compiled and narrated by Anthony Curtis with a contribution from
Alfred C. Gissing


Unknown: Anthony Curtis
Unknown: Alfred C. Gissing

About this project

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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