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: WILLIAM HODGSON'S MARBLE ARCH PAVILION

ORCHESTRA from the Marble Arch Pavilion

: Miss Vivian LE GRAND: In the Footsteps of William the Conqueror '

IT is nine hundred years since William the Conqueror was born at Falaise, in Normandy, which is arranging great celebrations in honour of the event. The whole of William's early life, as Duke of Normandy, is being commemorated, and Miss Le Grand will describe what is being done.

: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR : Safety First Day.

Precautions will be taken to include: Dance Music by the London Radio Dance Band. The Wicked' Uncle, who will demonstrate Safety First in the Home ' (His home, thank goodness!)

: THE LONDON RADIO DANCE BAND, directed

bv SIDNEY FIRMAN

Contributors

Unknown: Sidney Firman

: BRAHMS' SONGS

Sung by DALE SMITH
Regenlied (A Song of Rain),
Unbewegte laue Luft (The air is still and mild) Dein blaues Auge (Thine eye of blue)
RAINDROPS, in the first of these songs, bring back memories of the days ' when wo went forth barefoot and braved the weather, our faces joyfully turned to the wet breezes, our hearts in tune and the pulse of life throbbing within us-days of childhood, lost for ever.'
In the second song are two pictures—the calm of slumbering nature and the turmoil of passionate desire within the man. The contrast is borne out in the music, which is at first gently melodious and afterwards urged forward on an impetuous accompaniment.
The third song is a short and familiar form of apostrophe. Musically, it is a piece of calm, effortless melody that wanders into another key and back again, companioned by gently glowing harmonies.

Contributors

Sung By: Dale Smith

: A BALLAD CONCERT

STILES ALLEN (Soprano) WINIFRED SMALL (Violin)
PERCY HEMING (Baritone)
THE VICTOR OLOF SEXTET
The SEXTET

: 'L'HISTOIRE DU SOLDAT'

Relayed from tho Arts Theatre Club, London
Full details of the performance, and also an article on STRAVINSKY by SACHEVERELL SITWELL , appear on page 55

Contributors

Unknown: Sacheverell Sitwell

: DANCE MUSIC

Debroy Somers' Ciro's Club Dance Band from Ciro's Club








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