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Sybil Michelow (contralto) Clifbon Helliwell (piano) Richard Strauss Befreit
Wiegenlied Zueigmung
All' mein Gedanken Arnold van Wyk
Van Llefde en. Verlatenheid


Contralto: Sybil Michelow
Piano: Clifbon Helliwell
Piano: Richard Strauss
Unknown: Gedanken Arnold van Wyk
Unknown: Van Llefde


A series of three talks and three discussions by philosophers ACTIONS AND EVENTS by Geoffrey Warnock
In defence of the freedom of the will it has recently been argued that, since an action is always something more (or less) than a physical movement, our belief in free-will is not threatened by the thesis that the physical world is deterministic. In this talk Mr. Warnock examines the question how far this defence is really effective.
Decision and Prediction, a discussion: February 16


Unknown: Geoffrey Warnock


Written for radio by WILLIAM GOLDING with Patience Collier ,Hugh Burden and Carleton Hobbs
From the time when he is first appointed organist to the Cathedral, Edward Graham watches Miss Pulkinhorn pursue year after year her relentless attempts to rid its precincts of religious observances she deplores. with Isla Cameron , Denvs Hawthorne
Marise Hepworth , Bryan Kendnck John Westbrook , Geoffrey Wincott Pauline Wynn
Choir of Emanuel School with a section of the Ambrosian Singers conducted by Donald Cashmore Organ, Charles Spinks
Production by DAVID THOMSON
: second broadcast


Unknown: William Golding
Unknown: Patience Collier
Unknown: Hugh Burden
Unknown: Carleton Hobbs
Unknown: Edward Graham
Unknown: Isla Cameron
Unknown: Denvs Hawthorne
Unknown: Marise Hepworth
Unknown: Bryan Kendnck
Unknown: John Westbrook
Unknown: Geoffrey Wincott
Unknown: Pauline Wynn
Conducted By: Donald Cashmore
Unknown: Charles Spinks
Production By: David Thomson
Edward Graham: Carleton Hobbs
Miss Pulkinhorn: Patience Collier
Rekeby, the verger: Malcolm Hayes
The Man: Hugh Burden
An elderly bishop: Edgar Norfolk
A younger bishop: Derek Birch
Mrs Graham: Dorothy Black


AHegri String Quartet Eli Goren. James Barton
Patrick Ireland, William Pleeth with Cecil Aronowitz (viola)
Third of six programmes including chamber music by Mendelssohn.
String Quintet in B flat: Feb. 18


Unknown: Eli Goren.
Unknown: James Barton
Unknown: William Pleeth
Viola: Cecil Aronowitz


by Nikolaua Pevsner
In Cordoba, a seventeenth-century ' Colonial ' town in the Argentine, in itself a remarkable place, the speaker found himself dining at the Palacio Ferreyra , a ' family palace ' built 1910-1914-years of fabulous prosperity in the Argentine.
: second broadcast


Unknown: Nikolaua Pevsner
Unknown: Palacio Ferreyra

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