• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: BALLAD CONCERT

THE RADIO QUARTET and DOROTHY RODGERS (Contralto); HUGH CROSSLEY (Tenor); ANNA ELISCHER (Pianoforte)

Contributors

Contralto: Dorothy Rodgers
Contralto: Hugh Crossley

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

S.B. from Newcastle.
THE STATIOX Symphony ORCHESTRA: Conducted by EDWARD CLARK rpHE plot of the Opera Euryanthe was made
-L out of a thirteenth-century tale of knightly doings, full also cf ghosic, fairies End such. like legendary folk. In the .overture Weber strikes the notes of- chivalry and mystery. According to Weber's characteristic plan. it contains fragments of the Opera's leading airs.

Contributors

Conducted By: Edward Clark

: ALBERT SAMMONS (Violin) and GORDON BRYAN (Pianoforte)

GRIEG wrote three Sonatas for Violin and Piano. The Second is Opus 13 (i.e., approximately his thirteenth work). It is in three separate Movements.
The FIRST MOVEMENT has a short Introduction (slow, sorrowful) in which Piano and Violin rhapsodize, partly forecasting what is to follow. The Movement proper (quick, lively) has two Main Tunes. The First is energetic and rhythmical, typically Norwegian and Griegian. The Second is smoother and less emphatic. The SECOKD MOVEMENT (fairly quick, tranquil) opens with the Piano very quietly playing a simple little tune, which the Violin repeats. Presently it is repeated passionately, in a fuller form. Then follows a middle section, sweet and highly contrasted. Finally the first part is repeated.
The THIRD MOVEMENT (quick, animated) is an exultant dance. It is (like most of Grieg's last Movements) fairly complicated in construction, but simple in spirit.

: DANCE MUSIC-TED BROWN'S CAFE

DE PARIS DANCE BAND and The LYRICALS from the Cafe de Paris








About this project

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.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel