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: 'THE RAKE'S PROGRESS'

An opera in nine scenes and an epilogue
The action takes place in eighteenth-century England See foot of page and page 2
ACT 1

: Network Three

See facing page

: ' THE RAKE'S PROGRESS '

Act 2 and EPILOGUE

: 'THE TRIBUNE'S VISITATION

by David Jones
David Jones reads an excerpt from a longer work. This particular section concerns some soldiers of a world power on garrison abroad: hence the text is familiar to all of us who are living today, even though these soldiers are thought of as being garrisoned in a Roman Procuratorship two thousand years ago.
(The recorded broadcast of May 2)

Contributors

Unknown: David Jones
Unknown: David Jones

: MOZART

Quartet in D (K.499) played by the Amadeus String Quartet:
Norbert Brainin. Siepmund Nissel
Peter Schidlof , Martin Lovett

Contributors

Unknown: Norbert Brainin.
Unknown: Siepmund Nissel
Unknown: Peter Schidlof
Unknown: Martin Lovett

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