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Sonata in B flat minor. Op. 20 played by Eva Bernathova (piano) on a gramophone record


Played By: Eva Bernathova

: Stephen Murray in ' THE TEMPEST '

by William Shakespeare
Music composed by Elizabeth Poston conducted by Douglas Robinson
The Scene: An Uninhabited Island
Produced by Charles Lefeaux
Music bv Respighi played by the Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra Conductor, Franco Caracciolo on a gramophone record


Unknown: William Shakespeare
Composed By: Elizabeth Poston
Conducted By: Douglas Robinson
Produced By: Charles Lefeaux
Conductor: Franco Caracciolo
Master of a Ship: Michael Turner
Boatswain: Trevor Martin
Alonso, King of Naples: Brewster Mason
Anthonio, Prospero's brother the usurping Duke of Milan: Clive Revill
Gonzalo an honest old Councillor: Richard Hurndall
Sebastian, brother to the King of Naples: Howieson Culff
Miranda, daughter to Prospero: Jane Barrett
Prospero the right Duke of Milan: Stephen Murray
Ariel, an airy Spirit: Dorothy Gordon
Caliban, a savage and deformed Slave: John Gabriel
Ferdinand, son to the King of Naples: Gabriel Woolf
Trinculo, a Jester: Donald Bradley
Stephano, a drunken Butler: Newton Blick
Spirits; Iris: Hilda Schroder
Spirits; Ceres: June Tobin
Spirits; Juno: Dorothy Holmes-Gore

: A concert performance of Don Giovanni

An opera In two acts
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte
Music by Mozart


Libretto: Lorenzo Da Ponte
Music: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart


by Magnus Pyke , Ph.D., F.R.S.E.
Dried firefly lanterns are available at £ 2 1 os. od. a hundred.' How such an advertisement, smacking of necromancy, fits into a sober scheme of scientific research is the subject of Dr. Pyke's latest reflections.


Unknown: Magnus Pyke


Act 2


by Leonard Woolf
An extract from a forthcoming autobiography
(The recorded broadcast of Sept. 8)


Unknown: Leonard Woolf

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