and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
An anthology of favourites
A thought for today : Godfrey Pain
' You Told Me This ', by S. P. B. Mais , who has been making a tour of ordinary households in Oxfordshire
S. P. B.
From a selection of records
Conductor, William Pethers , with Eveline Stevenson (soprano)
at the organ of the Gaumont Theatre, Manchester
News commentary and interlude
from p. 25 of ' New Every Morning and p. 46 of ' Each Returning Day '
Black Dyke Mills Band : conductor, Arthur O. Pearce
and his Orchestra
From Claridge's Hotel, London
Songs for men's voices based on Norwegian folk songs. BBC Men's Chorus : conductor, Leslie Woodgate. Henry Cummings (baritone) I laid me down to slumber Children's Song Little
Thora Kvealin 's Halling
There is no folly half so great When I take a stroll
The Great White Host Rotnams-Knut
(Translated by Percy Grainger )
Variety from North of the Tweed, with Willie McCulloch and the Scottish Variety Orchestra, conducted by Ronnie Munro. Produced by Ian Sadler
Special of a Workers' Playtime entertainment given to agricultural war-workers in the open-air from a farmstead somewhere in Britain
How aircraft are catapulted from ships of the Royal Navy. Outside broadcast from a naval station some- where in Britain
and his Orchestra, with Edna Kaye , Alan Kane , and Stella Roberta
Conducted by Muir Mathieson
A Grand Ballet by Mr. Bossi and Mr.
Federici (circa 1800) arr. Mathieson
.Symphony No. 5, in B flat Schubert
Film Music : Coastal Command (first performance). Vaughan Williams
Cello sonata in G minor played by Antoni Sala (cello) and Gerald Moore (piano)
How a group of Service wives, in solving their own problems, helped others to help themselves. Talk by Freda Beadle
and his Music, with Jack Cooper
(Studio Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gweddiau o'r llyfr ' Bob Bore o Newydd '
' The Prisoner of Zenda ', by Anthony Hope , adapted by Barbara Sleigh. Part 2—' Your Cousin and Loving Servant '
Fritz von Tarlenheim:
Antoinette de Mauban:
' Fuel Flash' for housewives, and National and Regional announcements
5-' Athens '. Written by Compton Mackenzie. Produced by Walter Rilla
Conductor, Sir Adrian Boult. Dennis Brain (horn)
in ' Anything for a Change ! '. Fourth of six diversions, with Yvonne Arnaud , Winifred Oughton , Ewart Scott , Hugh Morton , Bill Stephens , and Joan Young. Singers, Bettie Bucknelle and Tom Lynch. BBC Revue Orchestra : conductor, Mansel Thomas. Produced by Gordon Crier
An interlude for radio by Robert Nichols and Milton Waldman. Produced by John Cheatle
The Smiling Woman -:
by Major Lewis Hastings , M.C.
War dramas. of the week ; reconstructions of the news from the battle-fronts of the world. General editor, Robert Barr. Music under the direction of George Walter. Narrator, James McKechnie. Produced by John Glyn-Jones
Address by the Rev. J. N. Schofield
Rev. J. N.
Selection of some of the least successful attempts to put into one language words originally written in another. Presented by Raymond Mortimer and Stephen Potter
The published works of Lennox Berkeley , born in 1903, include three sets of piano pieces, a violin sonata, songs, a concertino for. flute, clarinet, violin, cello, and piano, an oratorio Jonah , and the string quartet to be heard this evening. Written in 1935, it was first performed at a concert of the London Contemporary Music Centre.
and his Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Georgina, Len Camber , George Evans , Derek Roy , Three Boys and a Girl, and the Singing Sweethearts