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: Reading

'Emma' by Jane Austen

: CONCERTS FOR SCHOOLCHILDREN

-Arranged by the PEOPLE'S CONCERT SOCIETY Jn co-operation with the BRITISH BROADCASTING
CORPORATION. Fifth Concert of Fifth Series
MURRAY LAMBERT (Violin)
ETHEL BARTLETT and RAE ROBERTSON
(Pianoforte)
First Part
(Devoted to music by MOZART, 1756-1791)
Two Movements from Sonata in D Major for
Two Pianofortes
Andante-Allegro Vivace
Two Movements from Sonata, No. 12, in E Flat, for Violin and Pianoforte
Andante Con Moto ; Rondo Allegro
Second Part
The second part of the programme will include miscellaneous items, the titles of which will be given by the Announcer

Contributors

Violin: Murray Lambert
Violin: Ethel Bartlett
Violin: Rae Robertson

: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR

: Songs at the Piano by GWEN KNIGHT. 'The Tracks in the Snow ' (H. Mortimer Batten). ' Scragg ' (Mabel Marlows )

: PROSE AND VERSE COMPETITION"

conducted by Miss NAOMI ROYDE-SMITH
(This interesting innovation in the Programmes is dealt with in an article on page 311.)
FRANK WESTFIELD'S, ORCHESTRA from the Prince of Wales Playhouse, Lewisham

Contributors

Conducted By: Miss Naomi Royde-Smith

: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MUSIC

The Pianoforte Sonatas of Mozart

: Prof. O.H. Reilly: Some Modern Buildings: 4: The Small House of To-day S.B.from Liverpool


(S.B. from Liverpool) Professor Reilly has now discussed the problem of modern architecture as exemplified in the office block and the church of to-day. He now goes on to deal with the small house - a type of building which, now that the really large house has become so rare, has occasioned some of the happiest achievements of modern architects. A photograph of one of them appears on the next page.

Contributors

Speaker: Professor O.H. Reilly

: VIOLET LORAINE

The Famous Revue Star in Some of her Revue Successes
'MISS VIOLET LORAINE had a varied and successful career in musical comedy, variety and pantomime—she was an ideal ' principal boy ' ; but probably she will be best remembered for her acting in the war-time revues at the London Hippodrome and the Alhambra. ' Business as Usual,' ' Push and Go,' and ' The Bing Boys ' arc names that, to many listeners, will recall the rare joys of a London leave, and there are thousands in whom the memory will awaken a sincere gratitude to Miss
Violet Loraine. After the war she acted in three more London shows, and then, on the conclusion of the run of ' London, Paris and New York,' retired from the stage on the occasion of her marriage. That was six years ago, and, in spite of offers of the most alluring character— how many of us could resist £600 a week ?—she has so far resisted the temptation to return to the stage.

Contributors

Unknown: Bing Boys
Unknown: Violet Loraine.

: THE GLOUCESTER ORPHEUS SOCIETY CONCERT

Relayed from Shire Hall, Gloucester
THE Gloucester Orpheus Society, which consists of some sixty male voice singers, was established in 1899 by Sir A. Herbert Brewer , organist of Gloucester Cathedral. Its first president was Sir C. Hubert H. Parry , who held that office until his death. The society appeared with great success at a Three Choirs Festival some years ago, and in March, 1924, it gave a concert at the Central Hall, Westminster, London, when its performance received the most favourable recognition from the London critics, Mr. Percy Scholes describing it as ' one of the finest Male Voice Choirs he had heard.' It has been invited to take part in the forthcoming Concert to be given in honour of Custav Hoist, a,t Cheltenham, the composer's native town.
The present Musical Director is Mr. S. W. Underwood, whose exceptional ability as a choral conductor is widely known.
Programme :

Contributors

Organist: Sir A. Herbert Brewer
Unknown: Sir C. Hubert H. Parry
Unknown: Mr. Percy Scholes

: 'LORD JIM'

A Romantic Radio Play
Taken from the novel of Joseph Conrad. Adapted and Produced by CECIL LEWIS

Contributors

Produced By: Cecil Lewis








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