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Use Wolf (soprano)
Harry Danks (viola)
Erling Bengtsson (cello)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader,Paul Beard )
Conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent
From the Royal Albert Hall, London
Part 1


Soprano: Use Wolf
Viola: Harry Danks
Cello: Erling Bengtsson
Leader: Paul Beard
Conducted By: Sir Malcolm Sargent


A group of four programmes
1-Poems by Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Selected, introduced, and read by J. E. M. Lucie-Smith


Unknown: Dante Gabriel Rossetti
Read By: J. E. M. Lucie-Smith


Part 2
Richard Strauss
Symphonic Poem: Don Quixote


Unknown: Richard Strauss


A weekly review of the arts
This edition includes:
A conversation between A. Alvarez, Arthur Mizner, and Karl Miller on the novels of Saul Bellow, with particular reference to his latest book,


Boris Christoff (bass)
Alexandre Labinsky (piano)
On the Dnieper; A vision; The he-goat The Nursery
With Nanny; In the corner; The beetle; With the doll; Evening prayer; The hobby-horse; Sailor, the cat on gramophone records


Bass: Boris Christoff
Piano: Alexandre Labinsky

About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

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