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: SCHOENBERG

String Quartet No. 4, Op. 37
Played by the Juilliard String Quartet on a gramophone record

: Mary O'Farrell with Dermot Kelly and Barry Keegan in 'THE QUEEN OF IRELAND'

A new play for broadcasting by James Hanley
Mrs. Clancv (Mary O'Farrell ), as a girl (Patricia Levenlon ); Delaney (Dermot Kelly ); Mother (Shela Ward ); Aloysiui Clancy (Barry Keegan ); Lackmass (P. G. Stephens ): Shane (Wilfred Babbage ); Father Dunphey (Brian O'Higgins ); Twomey (Harry Hutchinson ); Lynch (Jack Cunningham ) with Desmond Jordan. Doreen Keogh , and Gabriel Woolf
Produced by John Gibson

Contributors

Broadcasting By: James Hanley
Unknown: Mary O'Farrell
Unknown: Patricia Levenlon
Unknown: Dermot Kelly
Unknown: Shela Ward
Unknown: Aloysiui Clancy
Unknown: Barry Keegan
Unknown: G. Stephens
Unknown: Wilfred Babbage
Unknown: Brian O'Higgins
Unknown: Harry Hutchinson
Unknown: Jack Cunningham
Unknown: Desmond Jordan.
Unknown: Doreen Keogh
Unknown: Gabriel Woolf
Produced By: John Gibson

: THE MUSICIAN SPEAKS

A fortnightly forum in which musicians assume the role of critics and react to recent musical events, publications, or controversies of outstanding interest.
In this edition:
HUGH WOOD reviews the first performance of Humphrey Searle 's opera The Diary of a Madman
Econ WELLESZ, one of Schoenberg's earliest pupils, reviews the first staging in this country of Schoenberg's monodrama Erwartung

Contributors

Unknown: Hugh Wood
Unknown: Humphrey Searle

: CHAMBER MUSIC

The Wigmore Ensemble
From St. Gabriel's, Cricklewood

: THE SEXLESS SENTIMENTALIST

An examination of the emotional world of J. M. Barrie and of the calculated cunning with which he built. it up by David Daiches Lecturer in English
In the University of Cambridge

Contributors

Unknown: David Daiches

: HAYDN

See panel.

: ' AMOURS DE VOYAGE'

by Arthur Hugh Clough (1819-61)
CANTOS 4 and 5 Produced by Anthony Thwaite

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Hugh Clough
Produced By: Anthony Thwaite
Chorus: Frank Duncan
Claude Alan: Wheat Ley
Mary Trevellyn: Catherine Dolan

: RAVEL

Selma Herscovici (piano)
Pavane pour une Infante défunte Suile: Gaspard de la Nuit

Contributors

Piano: Selma Herscovici
Unknown: Gaspard de la Nuit

: RIGHTS AND PRIVILEGES, DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

by Christopher Martin
Political discussion is often bedevilled by exaggerated language, by the use of such words as ' rights ' and * duties ' when wt mean something much more manageable than rights and much less intolerant than duty.

Contributors

Unknown: Christopher Martin

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