and summary of today's programmes - for- the Forces
Records of Olive Groves, the popular soprano
and summary of today's Home Service programmes.
A talk about what to eat and how to cook it, by Janet Chance
at the theatre organ
Conducted by Reginald Burston
A topical magazine programme.
from p. 5 of 'New Every Morning' and p. 22 of 'Each Returning Day'.
played by The BBC Variety Orchestra
Conductor, Charles ShadweU with Helen Clare
11.0 Music and movement for juniors
11.20 Current affairs
11.40 I Ysgolion Cymru
'(For Welsh Schools)
' laith Lafar'—1
' Y Tir a'r Mor', gan T. J. Morgan Y gyntaf o gyfres fechan o sgyrsiau. Y pwnc y tro yma fydd ymadroddion sy'n perthyn rywfodd i alwedigaethau'r mor a'r tir
A programme of gramophone records devised by H. H.r-Hilborne
Presented by Roy Rich
Entertainment for women war workers
Devised by Ellaline Terriss with Carroll Gibbons and his Band
Presented by Douglas Moodie
by Matthew Norgate
Francis Russell spent his early life in South Wales, starting work in a coal-mine at the age of twelve and remaining there for ten years. While singing at a village concert he was heard by Lewys James, a well-known Welsh baritone, who gave him a three years' contract with the Royal Carl Rosa Opera Company.
Later he studied in Italy, and in 1925 sang in his first International Season at Covent Garden, a performance that he repeated every year until 1932.
1.50 Music making with John Horton
—3—'Keynote and perfect fifth '
2.10 Interval music
2.15 General Science
' Microbes as friends and foes '
3-Pasteur finds out how things go bad
2.35 Interval music
2.40 Junior English
A true story from his own experiences in the North-West Frontier Province by John Coatman
played by The BBC Military Band
Conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell
Conducted by Ian Whyte
Symphony in B flat, No. 2 Schubert
Starring Bebe Daniels, Vic Oliver, Ben Lyon with Jay Wilbur and his Orchestra, the Greene Sisters, and Sam Browne Additional dialogue by Dick Pepper Produced by Harry S. Pepper and Douglas Lawrence
Cymerir y Gweddiau o'r llyfr
Bob Bore o Newydd'
(A studio service in Welsh)
"Kidnapped", Part 2 of a play made from Robert Louis Stevenson's story by Olive Dehn.
followed by National and Regional announcements
F. H. Grisewood brings to the microphone people in the news, people talking about the news, and interesting visitors to Britain
(A recording of this programme will be broadcast tomorrow in the Forces programme at 12.30 p.m.)
William McCulloch (entertainer), with Jenny Black (contralto), and William Hannah 's Band
Presented by Tom Dawson
The programmes in this series will vary in type from week to week with Scottish dance music, piping and fiddling, traditional Scottish songs, dialect plays, and so forth, which should particularly appeal to Scottish listeners. Tonight the first Scottish half hour brings to the microphone some old favourites, including
William McCulloch , the popular
Scottish entertainer. In this, his 75th broadcast, McCulloch makes his return to the microphone for the first time since the outbreak of war.
(Section A) leader Paul Beard
Conducted by Sir .Hamilton Harty
Angus Morrison (piano)
William Walton's ' Sinfonia Concertante' which was written in 1927 was the composer's first important symphonic work. It is extremely attractive music in the modern style. The first and third movements particularlv exhibiting Walton characteristic'snappy rhythms and fondness for cross rhythms. The slow movement shows the composers considerable lyrical gifts.
Sibelius's Fifth Symphony was. composed in 1915 and was the result of a commission from the Finnish
Government to mark the composer s fiftieth birthday. The work was raised in 1916 and practically composed anew' in 1918-19. Its style is very different from that magnificent but unpopular work, the No. 4 in 'A minor, the terseness and concentration of which finS little or no place in the E flat Symphony. Melody and harmony are comparatively straightforward, and the orchestration rich and colourful.
The Ronnie Hill-Peter Dion Titheradge September revue with Charles Heslop and Patricia Leonard , Gerry Fitz gerald, Marjorie Westbury ,
Dick Francis , the Cavendish Three, BBC Revue Chorus, the Dance Orchestra directed by Billy.Ternent
Produced by Vernon Harris
A programme written by Leonard Cottrell
Produced by Robin Whitworth
What happens after a raid if a bomb has damaged your house, your water supply, or a nearby factory ? This programme will tell the story of what is done to repair the damage
. or to minimise its effects.
Ie 6rain is ceol Gaidhealach air claraithrisear x (Gaelic concert)
Conductor, Leslie Woodgate
Presented by M. H. Allen