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: Stephen Murray in 'HEARTBREAK HOUSE'

A fantasia
In the Russian manner on English themes by Bernard Shaw
Flautist, Edward Walker
Production by Val Gielgud
Introduction and Allegro (Ravel) played by Phia Berghout (harp) and the Amsterdam Chamber Music Group on a gramophone record


Unknown: Bernard Shaw
Unknown: Edward Walker
Production By: Val Gielgud
Played By: Phia Berghout
The Presenter: Norman Claridge
Nurse Guinness: Gladys Spencer
Ellie Dunn: Mary Law
Captain Shotover: Stephen Murray
Lady Utterword: Marjorie Mars
Hesione Huyhabye: Barbara Couper
Mazzini Dunn: George Hagan
Hector Hushabye: Godfrey Kenton
Boss Mangan: Norman Shelley
Randall Utterword: Brian Oulton
A Burglar: Tony Quinn


Fantasia on the Chorale:
Wie schon leucht't uns der Morgenstern
Op. 40 No. 1 played by Reginald Moore (organ)


Played By: Reginald Moore

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