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: SCHUBERT and WOLF

Bruce Boyce (baritone) Frederick Stone (piano)
Schubert
AuftSsung: Totengrabers Heimwehe: Litanei
Wolf
Das Ständchen; Heimweh (Wer in die Freunde); Peregrina 1; Peregrina 2: Auftrag; Epiphanias
Sixth of seven programmes of songs by Schubert and Wolf Donald Bell (baritone) and Ernest Lush (piano): March 3

Contributors

Baritone: Bruce Boyce
Piano: Frederick Stone
Piano: Wolf Donald Bell
Piano: Ernest Lush

: COMMENT

A weekly review of the arts including:
Jeremv Noble on Dvorak's opera Russalka at Sadler's Wells
David Raeburn on the Antigone of Sophocles performed in Greek at the Arts Theatre, Cambridge

Contributors

Unknown: David Raeburn

: Contemporary British String Quartets

Allegri String Quartet:
Eli Goren (violin)
James Barton (violin) Patrick Ireland (viola) William Pleeth (cello)
Fourth of six programmes

Contributors

Violin: Eli Goren
Violin: James Barton
Viola: Patrick Ireland
Cello: William Pleeth

: 'A SMACK OF HAMLET'

by J. I. M. Stewart ('Michael Innes ')
Produced by Rayner Heppenstall
This is the fifth of six programmes by J. I. M. Stewart on Shakespearean themes. The final programme is The Hawk and the Handsaw (March 28) in which Hamlet encounters a rationalising and psychological interpretation of his predicament such as has been brought to bear on Shakespeare's tragedy in modern timet.

Contributors

Unknown: J. I. M. Stewart
Unknown: Michael Innes
Produced By: Rayner Heppenstall
Samuel Taylor Coleridge: Michael Hordern
John Morgan: Keith Pyott
Mary Morgan: Betty Hardy
Henry Crabb Robinson: Richard Williams
Charlotte Brent: Jeanette Tregarthen

: A NEW BACH ORGAN WORK ?

Walter Emery discusses a manuscript copied (c. 1770) in part by Benjamin Cooke, organist of Westminster Abbey
The music is in five sections, the first and last being versions of Bach's Prelude and Fugue in C (S.645)
Peter Hurford plays the music

: PROPRIETY AND SYMPATHY

The psychological theory of morab, obscured for a long time by the authority of Kant and the influence of the Utilitarians, shows signs of reviving. It was already alive In the days of Hartley and Adam Smith.
D. D. RAPHAEL , Lecturer in Philosophy in the University of Glasgow, discovers affinities between Adam Smith 's Theory of Moral Sentiments, published 1759, and Darwin and Freud.

Contributors

Unknown: Adam Smith.
Unknown: D. D. Raphael
Unknown: Adam Smith








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