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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
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SOMETHING UNDERSTOOD
Sundays 06:05-06:35
Rpt: Sunday 23:30-24:00
Each week the programme examines some of the larger questions of life by taking a spiritual theme and exploring it through music, prose and poetry.
Programme details:  Sunday 8 January 2006
One Day at a Time

Mark Tully considers living for the present moment.
 
READING 1

Extract from poem 'The Moment' by Kathleen Raine, from 'Collected poems 1935-1980' pub. Allen and Unwin


READING 2

Extract from 'Christian Discourses ' by Soren Kierkegaard, edited Howard and Edna Hong, pub. Princeton University Press
READING 3

Extract from 'Handbook of the Soul' by Nathaniel Branden, p. 102-3, ed. Richard Carlson and Benjamin Shield, pub. Piatkus


READING 4

Poem: 'The Peace of Wild Things' by Wendell Berry, from 'Poem for the Day' ed. Detta Bowen, Nick Temple, Nicholas Albery, pub. Chatto 2003


READING 5

Extract from sermon by Paul Tillich. From 'The Shaking of the Foundations', SCM Press, 1954


READING 6

Quote from Dennis Potter included in 'The Sunrise of Wonder' by Michael Mayne, pub Fount


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MUSIC 1

Album:
Oklahoma - Original Movie Soundtrack
Album number:
Angel ZDM 7646912
Artist:
Gordon MacRae
Track no. & title:
tr. 2: 'Oh What a Beautiful Morning'
Composer:
Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein


MUSIC 2

Album:
Jethro Tull, LP 'Living In the Past'
Album number:
Chrysalis CJT 1 (TUL.101) s
Artist:
Jethro Tull
Track no. & title:
Side 1, tr. 4: 'Living in the Past'
Composer:
Terry Ellis/Ian Anderson


MUSIC 3

Album:
'Capitol sings Jimmy McHugh'
Album number:
EMICD1599
Artist:
Nat King Cole
Track no. & title:
tr. 19: 'Love Me As Though There Were No Tomorrow'
Composer:
Jimmy McHugh




MUSIC 4

Album:
'Masterworks I - J. Brahms'
Album number:
Guild GM CD7134
Artist:
Serenata Voices, dir. David Beavan
Track no. & title:
tr. 27: 'Sacred Song'. op.30
Composer:
Brahms


MUSIC 5

Album:
'A little Night Music: original cast recording'
Album number:
Columbia CK32265
Artist:
Teri Ralston, Beth Flower, Barbara Lang
Track no. & title:
tr. 12: 'Perpetual Anticipation'
Composer:
Stephen Sondheim


MUSIC 6

Album:
'Treasures of English Church Music'
Album number:
Collegium Records COLCD 302
Artist:
The Cambridge Singers, dir. John Rutter
Track no. & title:
CD 1, tr. 4: 'Haec Dies'
Composer:
William Byrd

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