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British Council Recorded Sound Section

Overview
Works: 407 works in 830 publications in 1 language and 527 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography 
Classifications: PR6019.O53, 822.33
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Most widely held works by British Council
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare by Ronald Watkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare by Ronald Watkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bronte sisters by Miriam Farris Allott( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An informative talk on the lives of the Brontes, demonstrating how their lifestyle influenced their work
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare by Ronald Watkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King Richard II by Peter Orr( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The third in a series of six talks this programme with textual reference examines King Richard in defeat. Richard's personality is discussed and the characteristics which lead to his defeat are analysed
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare by Ronald Watkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the first of a series of five talks on the play Julius Caesar and covers the themes of killing, justice, tragedy and the defeat of a noble cause
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare by Ronald Watkins( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ronald Watkins examines the complexity and humanity of the characters of Portia and Caesar by studying the text of the play
King Richard II by Peter Orr( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the fourth in a series of six talks on Shakespeare's play King Richard II. It explores the dramatic function of the lesser characters in the play. The roles of John of Gaunt and the Duke of York are examined in detail
The art of the violinist by Yehudi Menuhin( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yehudi Menuhin talks to Peter Orr about his career as a violinist - how it began and the introduction of recording and its effects
Poetry reading by David Jones( Recording )

6 editions published between 1965 and 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great expectations( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of four readings where Collins comments on different parts and aspects of the novel
Androcles and the lion by Harvey Hall( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aimed at students of George Bernard Shaw's play. Using quotations from the text, Hall examines its themes and characters
The art of the novelist by Iris Murdoch( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Iris Murdoch talks to Peter Orr about her choice of the novel as medium, how she works, her attitude to writing and the didactic function of writing
Macbeth, Shakespeare's technique by Conn Ryan( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The operas of Benjamin Britten by Nol Goodwin( Recording )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noel Goodwin talks about the life and operas of Benjamin Britten
[Interview with Edward Lowbury by Edward Lowbury( Recording )

4 editions published between 1965 and 1968 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this interview, Lowbury discusses his inspiration and how themes come to him; whether public poetry is inherently inferior to its literary counterpart; hallucinatory drugs and their effect on one's perception of art; originality, and his position outside fashionable literary circles; and those who influenced his work
[Poetry reading by James Kirkup( Recording )

6 editions published between 1958 and 1972 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Royal Ballet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dame Ninette de Valois talks to Peter Orr about the formation of the Royal Ballet and what it takes to become a dancer in the Company
[Poetry reading by Peter Redgrove( Recording )

6 editions published between 1960 and 1974 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recording of Peter Redgrove reading his poetry
George Bernard Shaw by Ivor John Carnegie Brown( Recording )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ivor Brown talks about Shaw's philosophy of life and examines his plays in relation to this
 
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English (38)