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Quartet in E flat, Op. 127 played by the Stross String Quartet Wilhelm Stross (violin)
Kurt Christian Stier (violin) George Schmid (viola)
Rudolf Metzmacher (cello)
: second broadcast
The tenth programme in the series Op. 130 and Grosse Fuge , Op. 133: December 15


Violin: Wilhelm Stross
Violin: Kurt Christian Stier
Viola: George Schmid
Cello: Rudolf MetzmacHer
Cello: Grosse Fuge


The Colonial Reckoning by MARGERY PERHAM , C.B.E.
Fellow of Nuffield College, Oxford
4: The Problem of White Settlement
In tonight's lecture Miss Perham talks about what she calls ' the most difficult and enduring problem of race relations ' and about the dilemma presented by white settlement in British Africa.
Next lecture: December 10 (Home) and December 12 (Third)


Unknown: Margery Perham
Unknown: British Africa.


Franz Reizenstein (piano)
London Symphony Orchestra Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conducted by Robert Irving
Part 1


Piano: Franz Reizenstein
Leader: Hugh Maguire
Conducted By: Robert Irving


Robert Harris reading
L' Allegro and n Penseroso


Unknown: Robert Harris



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