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: Edward Chapman in ' GALILEO GALILEI'

by Bertolt Brecht with MICHAEL BRYANT and PAULINE JAMESON English version by Charles Laughton
Edited for radio by H. B. Fortuin and W. A. Glen-Doepel
Music by Hanns Eisler
I" Padua:
In Florence: and In Rome:
In Florence again:
Titles spoken by Janet Burnell Commentator, Michael Turner
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company Music directed by Walter Goehr sung by a section of the Brompton Oratory Choir and played by Geoffrey Gilbert (flute)
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet) and Charles Spinks (harpsichord)
Production by H. B. Fortuin
DURING THE INTERVAL (9.15-9.25 app.): Essay for Orchestra, No. 1 (Barber), played by the Eastman-Rochester
Bymphony Orchestra, conducted by Howard Hanson : gramophone record

Contributors

Unknown: Bertolt Brecht
Unknown: Michael Bryant
Unknown: Pauline Jameson
Unknown: Charles Laughton
Unknown: H. B. Fortuin
Unknown: W. A. Glen-Doepel
Music By: Hanns Eisler
Spoken By: Janet Burnell
Commentator: Michael Turner
Directed By: Walter Goehr
Flute: Geoffrey Gilbert
Clarinet: Gervase de Peyer
Clarinet: Charles Spinks
Production By: H. B. Fortuin
Conducted By: Howard Hanson
Galileo Galilei: Edward Chapman
Andrea Sarti. as a boy: Jonathan Margetts
Andrea Sarti. as a boy as a man: William Eedle
Mrs Sarti, Galileo's housekeeper: Kathleen Helme
Ludovico Marsill, a wealthy young man: Gabriel Woolf
Mr Prioli, Procurator of the Univer sity of Padua: Norman Claridge
Sagredo, Galileo's friend: George Hagan
Virginia Galileo's daughter: Pauline Jameson
The Philosopher: Godfrey Kenton
The Mathematician: Rolf Lefebvre
Court Ladies: Sylvia Coleridge
Court Ladies: Jane Jordan Rogers
Federzoni: Duncan McLntyre
Fat Prelate: George Merritt
Infuriated Monk: Jon Rollason
Old Cardinal: Edgar Norfolk
The Little Monk: Michael Bryant
Cardinal Bellarmine: Richard Williams
Cardinal Barberini, later Pope Urban VIII: Heron Carvic
Cardinal Inquisitor: James Thomason
Mr Gaffone, Rector of the University of Pisa: Rolf Lefebvre
A Ballad Singer: Edmund Donlevy
Vanni, an iron founder: Philip Cunningham
Grand Duke Cosimo de Medici: John Rye
An Informer of the Inquisition: Leigh Crutchley

: ARTUR MALAWSKI

Piano Trio
(first broadcast performance in this country) played by the London Alpha Trio:
Benriette Canter (violin)
Regina Schein (cello) Natalia Karp (piano)

Contributors

Violin: Benriette Canter
Cello: Regina Schein
Piano: Natalia Karp








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