The Sound Of Silence

Episodes

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19981021

As part of Radio 2's World of Faith Week, Harvey Gillman from the Society of Friends presents a study of meditation, music and silence to discover how the state of relaxed awareness required to derive maximum benefit from meditation can be achieved.

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By Shelley Silas

Five women meet on a silent retreat, and each has a different reason for being there.

Their interwoven monologues tell five different versions of the same two days.

Fay....Marlene Sidaway

Jo....Helen Longworth

Lucy....Caroline Hayes

Grace....Carolyn Pickles

Annie....Tracey Wilkinson

Directed by Claire Grove