all composed in 1952 tBroadcasting debut in this country of Ornella Vannucci Trevese
Preludio, fuga, e postludlo
(Omaggio a Paul Hindemith )
Vittorio Fellegara first broadcast performance In this country
An illustrated talk by BASIL LAM who discusses Beethoven's approach to opera in Leonora and Fidelio
He argues against the generally accepted view of Leonora as a mere first attempt at Fidelio and maintains that they are two separate achievements.
Leonora: October 5 Fidelio: October 10
BARBARA ELSY (soprano)
MAUREEN LEHANE (contralto)
ROBERT TEAR (tenor)
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone)
THE MARTINDALE SIDWELL CHOIR
PHILOMUSICA OF London Leader. Carl Pini
Conducted by MARTINDALE SIDWELL
by F. A. LEA
Lecturer in the History of Ideas in the International Peoples' College at Elsinore, Denmark
Mr. Lea traces the qualities of Carlyle's masterpiece to his 6wn spiritual history. He compares Carlyle with Wordsworth but also discusses; his greatness to a romantic historian.
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