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: THE DAVENTRY QUARTET

and BARDY RUSSELL (Comedian), ANGUS JONES (Bass), KATHLEEN MITCHELL (Soprano) with GREGORIE TCHERNISH (Balalaika)

Contributors

Unknown: Bardy Russell
Bass: Angus Jones
Soprano: Kathleen Mitchell
Balalaika: Gregorie Tchernish

: BROADCAST TO SCHOOLS

Sir H. WAI.FORD
DAVIES, Music for Schools'

: MILITARY BAND PROGRAMME

THE BAND OF H.M. GRENADIER GUARDS
(By permission of Col. B. N. Sergison-Brooke ,
C.M.G., D.S.O.)
Directed by Lieut. GEORGE MILLER TO-NIGHT we have one or two of the less familiar items in Peer Gynt. In this first selection there are three pieces : - Early Morning. Does there exist any truer expression in music of the subtle thrill of dawn ? Ingrid's Lament. Early in the play the reckless
Peer, at a Norwegian wedding, seizes the bride and carries her off to the mountains, only to leave her as soon as his feckless mind demands a change. Arabian Dance. Peer is in Morocco, and the Arabs perform a dance in his honour. FODEN WILLIAMS will Entertain
BAND STORM at Sea. After his adventure in Morocco, Peer takes ship for the North Sea. A storm arises and, the ship foundering, the passengers have to take to the lifeboats. Solveig's Song. The maiden whom in early days Peer loved has remained true to him. Ho returns home to find her sitting at the door of the little hut he built for her, and to hear, as his troublous life ends, this song of her simple trust.
: Dance in the Hall of the Mountain King. Peer falls among goblins, who torment him and dance round him in mockery. FEW Composers of to-day have so captivatingly happy a style in light music as has Roger Quilter. His Overture consists of a musicianly stringing together of the following nursery songs : Boys and Girls Come Out to Play, Upon Paul's Steeple Stands a Tree, Dame Get up and Bake Your Pies, I Saw Three Ships Come Sailing By, Sing a Song of Sixpence, There was a Lady Loved a Swine, Over the Hills and Far Away, The Frog and the Crow, A Frog he Would A-Wooing Go, Baa, Baa, Black Sheep, Here we Go Round the Mulberry Bush, and Oranges and Lemons.

Contributors

Unknown: Col. B. N. Sergison-Brooke
Directed By: Lieut. George Miller
Unknown: Foden Williams








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