I'd like you to meet...
Joan Hammond the Australian soprano, who talks about her early days as a violinist and golf champion, and describes how she realised her ambition of becoming a singer.
Horace Uphill, a cabinet-maker famous for his miniature models, shows some William and Mary pieces, and explains how to recognise the characteristics of this period.
E. Arnot Robertson offers a choice from the new books.
Time for Music
David Ffrangcon-Thomas plays popular Spanish music on the cello.
Speaker (I'd like you to meet...):
Expert (In Miniature):
Cellist (Time for Music):
Maria Bird brings Andy to play with your small children, and invites them to join in songs and games.
Gladys Whitred sings the songs
Audrey Atterbury and Molly Gibson pull the strings
Script, music and settings by Maria Bird
Narrator/script, music and settings:
Donald Peers invites you to look in at his Musical Half-Hour to meet a few friends including:
Rawicz and Landauer
Orchestra directed by:
[Starring] Patrick Barr and Frances Rowe
with Michael Shepley
A comedy adapted from the Italian of Aldo de Benedetti by Kenneth Horne.
Scene: The Veranis' house in Rome.
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