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Scottish National Orchestra
(Leader, Thomas Matthews )
Conductor, Hans Swarowsky
, Part 1


Leader: Thomas Matthews
Conductor: Hans Swarowsky


First of two talks by L. Fisch , M.D., D.L.O. of the Audiology Unit,
The Royal National
Throat, Nose, and Ear Hospital
I-The Resounding Symbols
Communication by auditory means, as in human speech, seems to be a highly redundant method. Why is this so and what are the underlying principles?


Unknown: L. Fisch
Unknown: Ear Hospital


reads a selection from his poetry
In the first of two programmes devoted to his poetry Ezra Pound reads L'homme moyen sensuel and most of the poems of Alfred Venison. The programme also includes his autobiographical note Four Steps.
Introduced by D. G. Bridson


Introduced By: D. G. Bridson


Canciones de guitarra
La indita; El toro; La ausencia; Un galan y su morena; La lobada: La muerte y la donzella; Reinas de la baraja
Sophie Wyss (soprano) Julian Bream (guitar)


Soprano: Sophie Wyss
Guitar: Julian Bream

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