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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, taking a spiritual theme and exploring it through music, prose and poetry.
Programme details: Sunday 13 May 2007

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Presented by Mark Tully

The readers were Julia Ford, Mat Fraser and Gerard Murphy.

MUSIC 1: Ecce Homo (theme from Mr. Bean), from CD The Choirboys performed by The Choirboys, composed by Howard Goodall, conducted by Martin Neary, pub. Noel Gay Music, UCJ 987 4369, tr.1

READING 1: Extract from poem Song of the Wise Children by Rudyard Kipling, from Rudyard Kipling: The Complete Verse, pub. Kyle Cathie Ltd 1990 (MT CHOICE) JF. Reader Julia Ford.

MUSIC 2: Immigrés/Bitim Rew  sung by Youssou N'Dour from CD Immigrés - Youssou N'Dour EARTHWORKS/VIRGIN CDEWV 10, tr. 1.

READING 2: Extract from  Journals  by George Fox, pub. Cambridge University Press. Reader Mat Fraser

MUSIC 3: Mon Pays  (F. Lebovici/Asdorve) pub. Atletico Music, sung by Faudel, from CD Faudel: Mundial Corrida Tr. 1

READING 3: Searching for God by Basil Hume, pub. Hodder & Stoughton. Reader Gerard Murphy

MUSIC 4: When I, Good Friends, Was Called to the Bar  from Trial by Jury  by Gilbert and Sullivan. The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, solo by John Reed. Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden cond. Isidore GodfreyFrom CD "The Yeomen of the Guard/Trial By Jury" LONDON 4173582-2 CD2 tr.13

READING 4: Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow” by Jerome K Jerome, pub. Alan Sutto. Reader Mat Fraser

MUSIC 5: Antiphon (George Hinchcliffe/Kitty Lux), performed by the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain. From CD:The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain: The Secret of Life, Longman 038CD tr. 9

READING 5:The Unloved  by Kathleen Raine, from Collected Poems, pub. Allen and Unwin. Reader Julia FordPoem

MUSIC 6: Franz Liszt, Christus, Tristus est anima mea  Hungarian State orchestra Radio and TV Chorus, cond Antal Dorati, Hungaraton HCD 12831, cd 3., tr.1
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