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: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

James Milligan (baritone)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard)
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
Part 1

Contributors

Baritone: James Milligan
Conducted By: Sir Malcolm Sargent

: SOCIALISM IN ONE COUNTRY

by Harold Wincott
Editor of The Investors' Chronicle
In a recent talk Robin Marris argued that there were no inherent reasons why any future Labour government need feel inhibited by such factors as the flight of capital or labour. Mr. Wincott disagrees.

Contributors

Unknown: Harold Wincott
Unknown: Robin Marris

: THE ARCHITECTURE OF PERFECTION

by J. H. V. Davies
The growth of interest in Victorian architecture over recent years has now culminated in the setting up of a society devoted to its preservation. Yet, the speaker argues, we have still to find rational criteria for assessing the true quality of Victorian buildings. Nothing is gained by ' plunging head first into Victorian architecture uttering delighted cries when we strike anything particularly knobbly '; nor is it helpful to apply to Victorian work criteria derived from the study of modern architecture.
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 10)

Contributors

Unknown: J. H. V. Davies

: WEBERN

Helga Pilarczyk (soprano)
Richard Standen (bass)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master, Leslie Woodgate )
A section of the London Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Hugh Maguire )
Conducted by Walter Goehr
Six Pieces, Op. 6
Two Songs. Op. 8, for bass and instruments
Four Songs, Op. 13, for soprano and instruments
10.35 app. A short talk by WALTER GOEHR
Ricercar (Das musikalische Opfer)
(Bach, arr. Webcrn)
Symphony, Op. 21
Cantata No. 2, Op. 31, for soprano, bass, chorus, and orchestra
The second of four programmes of Webern's music

Contributors

Soprano: Helga Pilarczyk
Bass: Richard Standen
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Hugh Maguire
Conducted By: Walter Goehr
Talk By: Walter Goehr








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