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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 25 June 2006
Fantasy and Imagination was presented by Mark Tully

The readers were Colin McFarlane, Siobhan Redmond and Frank Stirling.

Music 1:
The Lake from Itaipu by Philip Glass from the album Itaipu. Available on Sony Classical SK46352 (1) Performed by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus. Track 2.

Reading 1:
An extract from What is the point in being a Christian? by Timothy Radcliffe. P96. Published by Continuum Books.

Music 2:
Where does the uttered music go? by Walton. Performed by the Choir of St John's College, Cambridge . From the CD Sacred Choral Works. Label: NAXOS 8555793 (1) Track 5.

Reading 2:
Fantasy Under The Moon by Emmanuel Dongola from the Penguin Book of Modern African Poetry p 68-69.

Reading 3:
The Princess Recalls Her One Adventure by Edna St Vincent Millay from the collection The School Boy by Faber.

Music 3:
A Kiss To Build a Dream On by Louis Armstrong. Track 8 from the CD Singin' N' Playin. LCR C387585 (1)

Reading 4:
An extract from The Uses of Enchantment by Bruno Bettelheim. P 116. Published by Penguin.

Music 4:
Sheherazade by Maurice Ravel. From the CD Sylcia McNair: Works by Ravel, Debussy & Britten. PHILIPS 4466822 (1)

Reading 5:
Angel Wings by Brian Patten. P 42- 43 from the collection Love Poems published by Flamingo.

Reading 6:
An extract from Imagine by Patrick Purnell. Published by The Way Books.

Music 6:
Over the Rainbow by Judy Garland from the CD Judy Garland on DÉJÀ VU DVGH7062 (1)
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