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: A BALLAD CONCERT

Jo TUCKER (Contralto)
BERTRAM DAVIS (Tenor)

: FRASCATI'S ORCHESTRA

Directed by GEORGES HAECK
From the Restaurant
Frascati

: A BALLAD CONCERT

HARRY BRINDLE (Bass)
HERBERT THORPE (Tenor)

: Miss MARGARET GREEN: ' Health in the Home-V, Health Habits '

THE house of the body needs to be kept clean just as much as the house in which it lives. Cleanliness within and without the person; cleanliness within and without the home-these will be the subject of Miss Green's fifth talk.

: A Light Classical Concert

Amy SAMUEL (Soprano)
THE WESTMINSTER STRING
QUARTET

QUARTET Quartet in D, Op. IS, No. 3 - Beethoven
AMY SAMUEL Le Nil - Xavier Leroux
Ah How delightful the morning - Alfred Reynolds
Come, then, pining peevish lover - Vinci
Der Erlkouig (The Erl King) - Schubert
QUARTET Andante con moto, from Quartet in D Minor - Schubert
Scherzo - Glazounov

: ORGAN RECITAL by EDWARD O'HENRY

From Madame Tussaud 's Cinema

: THE CHILDREN'S HOUR:

The Theatre Party ' from Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch ' (Alice Hegan Bice ), arranged as a Dialogue Story, with Incidental Music by THE OLOF SEXTET

: THE FOUNDATIONS OF MUSIC

SCHUMANN
WALDSZENEN (FOREST SCENES), PAPILLONS
(BUTTERFLIES), AND INTERMEZZI
Played by WILLIBALD RICHTER (Pianoforte) Davidsb├╝ndler Op. 6, No. 6-11

: B.B.C. Concert of Contemporary Music

Third Season-1928-1929
Eighth Concert held privately in the Arts Theatre
Club
MARCELLE MEYER (Pianoforte)
THE AMAR HlNDEMITH STRING Quartet
Licco AMAR (Violin) ; WALTER GASPAR (Violin) ; PAUL HINDEMITH (Viola) ; MAURITS FRANCK
(Violoncello)
MISS MARCELLE MEYER , and the Amar-
Hindemith String Quartet, both owe their introduction to British audiences to the B.B.C, although both have already shown themselves to be so distinguished in their own spheres as to be guests of honour wherever they go. Their short programme of an hour's chamber music this evening consists almost wholly of pieces which will be new to this country, two at least of the composers' names even being strange to us.
BOLESLAV MARTINU* is a young Czecho
Slovak composer who makes his home in Paris. On the Continent he has won more than merely passing interest with an Opera, called The Soldier and the Girl, as well as with some very original orchestral and chamber music. Like Honegger, who has been sufficiently attracted by football to write an orchestral piece on the subject, called Rugby, Martinu has given us a symphonic study which he calls Half Time. It also has football as its subject.
THERE is a special interest in hearing Hindemith play a piece specially composed for his own instrument. Without accompaniment, it displays the power and delicacy as well as the great variety of tone, of which the viola is capable. Listeners have already made some
_ acquaintance with his chamber music, but abroad he is recognized as taking an important place among composers in almost every form, including the largest. Before taking up the viola, of which he is so distinguished a player, he was the leader (principal first violin) in the fine orchestra of the Frankfurt Opera.
THE son of a former
Russian ambassador to
France, Nikolas Nabokoff lives in Paris, where his music has already aroused considerable interest. As listeners may hear in this Sonata for Pianoforte, it is original without being so startling or terrifying as some which the young men of the present day delight in giving us.

: A MILITARY BAND CONCERT

THE WIRELESS MILITARY BAND
Conducted by B. WALTON O'DONNELL








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