1. Introductory remarks to the string Quartet - 1978
2. Reading the news in a diaphanous negligee - 2006(?)
(It's about 3 mins long)
2.1 Culture studies section:
a) Here's a (modern) photograph of the hotel Patricia Hughes talks about, and a map is added to give you an idea about the distance between the hotel and the BBC building.
|The Langham, London|
b) At about 2:26 Patricia Hughes (= PH) says: "But I do listen to Wigmore Hall sometimes." Wigmore Hall is an Edwardian style concert hall in London. Every week on Mondays a concert is broadcast by BBC Radio 3.
St. John's, built in 1728 and restored after WWII, is a Baroque concert venue where lunchtime concerts are given.
2.2 Phonetic section:
(to be added later)