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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 18 May 2008
The Animal Inside

Today’s programme was presented by Christie Dickason.

The readers were Emma Fielding and Jonathan Keeble.

Readings

Reading 1: ‘An Indian Boyhood’ by Charles Eastman, Dover Publications Inc.

Reading 2: The Holy Bible, Genesis 9.

Reading 3: ‘Jemima Puddleduck’ by Beatrix Potter, Frederick Warne Publishers Ltd

Reading 4: ‘The Zoo Closes Down’ (from ‘Turtle Mythologies’) by David Grubb, Poetry Salzburg

Reading 5: ‘The Beast Within’ by Adam Douglas, Avon Books

Reading 6: ‘Erasmus’ (as quoted in MAN AND THE NATURAL WORLD) by Keith Thomas

Reading 7: ‘Meditations with Animals A Native American Bestiary’ by Gerald Hausman, Bear & Company

Reading 8: ‘The Yaks Sit Down on the Mountain’ by Christie Dickason, unpublished

Reading 9: ‘Grace Before Meat’ by Christie Dickason, Harper

Music

Music 1:Taraf de Haïdouks ‘Hora ca las ursari’ (from Dumbala Dumba)
Les Editions de la Bascale, CRAW 21 tr. 16

Music 2: Reindeer herder’s calls, Archive
Tuva: Voices from Central Asia
Smithsonian CDSF40017 tr. 20

Music 3:‘The Cunning Little Vixen - Act 1 Pantomime 1’ by Janacek
Vienna Philharmonic/Sir Charles Mackerras
Edition Eulenberg, Decca 417 1292 2 cd1 tr. 5

Music 4:‘The Sloth’ by Michael Flanders
From the album “The Bestiary of Flanders & Swann”
Parlophone, CDP 797 467 2 tr. 5

Music 5:The Cunning Little Vixen, Prelude
Performed by Vienna Philharmonic/Sir Charles Mackerras
Edition Eulenberg, Decca 417 1292 2 cd1 tr. 1

Music 6:‘I’m the wolf’ by Chester Burnett (Howlin’ Wolf)
From the album ‘The Genuine Article’
Tristan Music Ltd, MCA MCD 11073 tr. 3

Music 7:‘The Cunning Little Vixen’ – Act 1 Pantomime 2’ by Janacek
Performed by Vienna Philharmonic/Sir Charles Mackerras
Edition Eulenberg, Decca 417 1292 2 cd1 tr. 9

Music 8:‘Carmina Burana – Once I Lived on Lakes’ by Carl Orff
Performed by Gerhard Stolze (tenor)/German Opera Orchestra cond. Eugen Jochum
From the album ‘Carmina Burana’
B. Schott & Sons, DG 423 886 2 tr. 12

Music 9:‘Five Seasons - cantata – Grace Before Meat’ by Cecilia McDowell
Performed by Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir cond. David Gostick
Gemini Publications, Private recording

Music 10:‘Catalogue D’Oiseaux – La Chouette Hulotte’ by Olivier Messiaen
Performed by Peter Hill (piano)
From the album ‘Messiaen – Peter Hill’
Durand Editions Musicales, Regis RRC 1108 tr. 5

Music 11:‘Cantus Arcticus – The Bog’ by Einojuhani Rautavaara
Performed by Klemetti Institute SO/Pertti Pekkanen
NCB/Boosey & Hawkes, Apex 2564 69890-8 tr. 1
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