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: Marius Goring and Norman Shelley in 'THE VISION OF WILLIAM'

Adapted by John Reeves from
'Piers Plowman' by William Langland with music arranged by John Reeves
Production by Douglas Cleverdon with Denis Quilley , Marjorie Westbuty
BBC Chorus
Gareth Morris (flute)
Richard Taylor , Christopher Taylor
Joy Boughton (oboe)
Cecil James (bassoon) Barry Tuckwell (horn)
Conducted by Patrick Savill
Part 1
The Vision of William concerning Piers the Plowman 9.10 app. DURING THE INTERVAL
Two Fantasies (Orlando Gibbons), plaved by the Viols of the Schola Caiitorum Basiliensis: on a record
9.20 app. Part 2
The Vision of William concerning Piers the Plowman and concerning the life of Do-well, Do-better, and Do-best


Adapted By: John Reeves
Unknown: William Langland
Arranged By: John Reeves
Production By: Douglas Cleverdon
Unknown: Denis Quilley
Unknown: Marjorie Westbuty
Flute: Gareth Morris
Flute: Richard Taylor
Flute: Christopher Taylor
Oboe: Joy Boughton
Bassoon: Cecil James
Horn: Barry Tuckwell
Conducted By: Patrick Savill
William Langland: Marius Goring
Piers Plowman: Norman Shelley
Holy Church: Rachel Gurney
Reason: Frederick Treves
Pilgrim: Richard Bebb
Cutpurse: Frank Duncan
Hunger: Robert Marsden
Simon: Charles E Stidwill
Priest: Godfrey Kenton
Wit: John Cazabon
Dame Study: Betty Hardy
Clergy: Harold Reese
Scripture: Beth Boyd
Hope: Denis Goacher
Soul: Jean England
Mercy: Hilda Schroder


Nachtstiicke und Arien
Orchestra of Sildwestfunk, Baden-Baden Conducted by Hans Rosbaud
(Recording made available by courtesy of Siidwestfunk, Baden-Baden)
The thirty-two-year-old German composer Hans Werner Henze is at present on a visit to this country, conducting his music for the ballet Ondine at Covent Garden.
Nachtstiicke und Arien is one of his most recent works. It consists of five movements.


Conducted By: Hans Rosbaud
Unknown: Hans Werner Henze

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