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: The Daily Service

(Relayed from Daventry)
(to 10.30)

: London Programme

(Relayed from Daventry)
(to 13.00)

: London Programme

(Relayed from Daventry)

: The Life of a Nineteenth-Century Welsh Bohemian

taken from the illustrated journals of J. Orlando Parry.


Speaker: Isaac J. Williams

: A Musical Comedy Programme

National Orchestra of Wales
Cerddorfa Genedlaethol Cymru
Conducted by Reginald Redman

Selection, 'Chu Chin Chow'...Norton

Hilda Blake (Soprano) and Orchestra
The Old Fashioned Cloak; Sail my Ships ('The Rebel Maid')...Phillips

Foxtrot, 'Tea for Two' ('No, No, Nanette')...Youmans
Waltz, 'The Girl Behind the Counter'...Talbot
March, 'Soldiers in the Park'...Monckton

Hilda Blake and Orchestra
Vilia's Song ('The Merry Widow')...Lehar

Waltz, 'Shine Bright Moon' ('The Blue Mazurka')...Lehar
Foxtrot, 'The Riff Song' ('The Desert Song')...Romberg

Hilda Blake and Orchestra
The Butterfly/It's nice to be a boy ('San Toy')...Jones

Selection, 'Show Boat'...Kern

(to 22.50)


Musicians: National Orchestra of Wales
Conductor: Reginald Redman
Soprano: Hilda Blake

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This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

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