A weekly review of the arts
Introduced by George MacBeth This edition is devoted to Gilbert and Sullivan and includes
Sir Tyrone (.uthrie in conversation with John Bowen about his productions of H.M.S. Pinafore and The Pirates of Penzance
Charles Osborne comparing the D'Oyly Carte. Sadler's Wells, and Guthrie productions
Ian Fletcher on Gilbert's lyrics
A tragedy by HUGO VON HOFMANNSTHAL translated by Michael Hamburger with Patrick Allen
Music composed and conducted by ROBERTO GERHARD
Produced by H. B. FORTUIN and WILLIAM GLEN-DOEPEL
DURING THE INTERVAL (9.30-9.40):
Johann Friedrich Fasch
Sonata in G major, for flute, two alto recorders, and continuo
Hans Martin-Linde (flute) Gustav Scheck (recorder)
Veronika Hampe (recorder)
Eduard Muller (harpsichord)
Johann Koch (viola da gamba) on a gramophone record
The Grand Almoner:
The Senior Banneret:
The Children's King:
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