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An opera in three acts
Libretto by Cesare Meano based on ' The Forty Days '
(Life on the mountain Musa Dagh ) by Franz Werfel
Music by Lodovico Rocca
(sung in Italian)
Chorus and Orchestra of Radiotelevisione Italiana, Milan
(Chorus-Master. Roberto Benaglio )
The action takes place in mountainous regions overlooking the Caspian sea, at the end of the last century. See page 6 ACT 1: The village square of Taragaldai: evening


Unknown: Cesare Meano
Unknown: Musa Dagh
Unknown: Franz Werfel
Music By: Lodovico Rocca
Chorus-Master: Roberto Benaglio
Conducted By: Armando La Rosa Parodi
Vladimiro Kirlatos: Anselmo Colzani
Edali: Leyla Gencer
Imar: Renato Gavarini
Gregor Miroj, priest of the church of Taragaldal: Giorgio Algorta
Naike an old woman: Miriam Pirazzini
The chief of police: Leonardo Monreale
Danilo Kirlatos, Vladimiro's son: Augusto Pedroni
Tepurlov, headman of Taragaldai: Nestore Catalani
Kuttarln: Jole de Maria
Ivanaj, schoolmaster: Walter Brunelli
Maravaid: Leonardo Monreale
Droboj: Salvatore Di Tommaso
A workman: Walter Brunelli


ALAN PRYCE-JONES discusses, in connection with Erich Heller 's latest book The Ironic German, the attempt of Thomas Mann to reconcile life and art in fiction.
(The recorded broadcast of Oct. 27)


Unknown: Alan Pryce-Jones
Unknown: Erich Heller
Unknown: Thomas Mann


ACT 2: On top of Mount Ivnor, transformed into a fortress


Poems by Ralph Knevet and Cardell Goodman
Selected and introduced by lain Fletcher
Readers: Anthony Jacobs
Kristin Linklater , lain Fletcher


Unknown: Ralph Knevet
Readers: Lain Fletcher
Readers: Anthony Jacobs
Readers: Kristin Linklater


Acr 3: Near the summit of the mountain. overlooking the sea


Restraint of Trade by G. H. Treitel
Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford
The case of Kores v. Kolok
Can I transfer my skill from one employer to his business rival, in spite of an agreement between them to the contrary? If so, in what conditions and for what reasons?


Aeolian String Quartet

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