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(The History of Dioclesian) by Beaumont and Fletcher with the music of PURCELL edited by Bernard Keeffe Cast in order of speaking:
Suitors, countrymen, carters, soldiers played by Joe Sterne. John Dearth
Tom Watson. Mavis Walker and Denis Holmes with Doreen Murray (soprano)
Pamela Petts (soprano)
Grayston Burgess (counter-tenor)
Philip Talfryn (tenor) John Noble (baritone)
George James (bass)
BBC Chorus
The Goldsbrough Orchestra
(led by Nona Liddell ) conducted by Bernard Keeffe
Charles Spinks (harpsichord)
Production by R. D. Smith
DURING THE INTERVAL (9.15-9.30 app.):
. A record of Milhaud's Suite for wind quintet, La Cheminee du Roi Rene


Edited By: Bernard Keeffe
Played By: Joe Sterne.
Played By: John Dearth
Played By: Tom Watson.
Played By: Mavis Walker
Played By: Denis Holmes
Soprano: Doreen Murray
Soprano: Pamela Petts
Soprano: Grayston Burgess
Tenor: Philip Talfryn
Baritone: John Noble
Bass: George James
Unknown: Nona Liddell
Conducted By: Bernard Keeffe
Harpsichord: Charles Spinks
Production By: R. D. Smith
Chorus: Derek Birch
Charinus: George Hagan
Niger: Dennis Chinnery
Aurelia: Joan Matheson
Drusilla: Ann Gudrun
Delphia: Nan Marriott-Watson
Diodes: John Glen
Geta: Brian Wilde
Maximinian: Ralph Truman
First Guard: Geoffrey Lumsden
Aper: Anthony Viccars
Second Guard: Ronald Baddiley
Camurius: Ian Lubbock
Senator: Martin Lewis
Flamen: Derek Smith
Lictor: Leigh Crutchley
Ambassador: Noel Dryden
Cassana: Diana Olsson
Cosroe: Tom Watson
Alexis: George Merritt
Ladon: Denys Hawthorne


Darko Lukic (piano)


Piano: Darko Lukic

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