and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
A weekly ration of records made by America's Crooner Number One
Popular artists and bands fall in for your entertainment on gramophone records -
A thought for today
The Very Rev. F. D. V. Narborough, Provost of Southwark
Details of some of today's broadcasts
Freddy Grisewood talks about
' What's growing'
A mixed choice of records
The high-spot will be ' The hums of Pooh' by A. A. Milne. Music by Fraser-Simson, sung by George Baker
at the theatre organ
Four compositions by London theatre organists :
News commentary and interlude
from p. 45 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 8 of ' Each Returning Day'
A programme of gramophone records of the Boston Promenade Orchestra, conducted by Arthur Fiedler
March of the Caucasian chief
(Caucasian sketches : Ippolitov-Ivanov)
Grand march (Aida : Verdi)
Entry of the Boyards (Halvorsen)
A weekly magazine programme for women in which all aspects of running a home in wartime will be discussed
(for use in halls or playgrounds)
Leader, Laurance Turner
Conductor, Gideon Fagan.
A record programme written and presented by K. Chester Sherburne
A lunch-time concert presented to their fellow workers by members of the staff of a munition works somewhere in the North
Arranged and presented by Victor Smythe
A recording of last Saturday's broadcast by Albert Warner
and the Cuban Caballeros with Helen Clare
Don Felipe-Phil Green is his real name-and his Cuban Caballeros specialise in the luscious dance tunes of Spain, Portugal, and Latin America. Cuban numbers, Argentine and Mexican tangos, the two-step, the pericon, the maxixe, and many other like melodies are included in their far-away repertoire.
No". 9-September with Mae Bamber and Gerald Howe
Produced by Richard North
Sonata for violin and piano played by Olive Zorian (violin) and Dora Gilson (piano)
' Swiss Family Robinson'
S. P. B. Mais
to records in dance time.
from a Midland cathedral
Order of Service
Versicles and Responses Psalm 14
First lesson : Haggai 2, w. 1-9 Magnificat (Sumsion in G)
Second lesson : St. John 5, vv. 1-9 Nunc dimittis (Sumsion in G) Creed and Collects
Anthern : Rejoice in the Lord (PurcelT)
0 help us, Lord (A. and M. 279)
(Second series, No. 21)
Master of ceremonies, Clay Keyes
Richard Goolden as Old Ebenezer, the night-watchman, with Gladys Keyes as Martha, his daughter
' The musical newsreel'
This week's famous visitors
Vincent Tildesley 's Melody Maids
' Can you beat the band ? '
BBC Variety Orchestra
. Leader, Frank Cantell
Conducted by Charles Shadwell
Weekly meetings organised by Gladys and Clay Keyes and presented by Eric Spear
set to music by Roger Quilter
Who is Sylvia ?
Under the greenwood tree It was a lover and his lass Orpheus with his lute Sigh no more, ladies Come away, death
Take, oh take those lips away
'Blow, blow, thou winter wind sung by Freda Townson (contralto)
(Welsh Children's Hour)
' Dowch am dro '
Mae Hughie a Beti yn 61 yn yr ysgol unwaith eto ar 61 eu gwyHau haf. Ond bydd cyfle i ni i fynd am dro gyda hwy a Myfanwy Howell am fis neu ddau eto beth bynnag tra deil y dydd yn hir.
A programme by young artists
Audrey Parker (piano)
Daisy Vaughan (soprano)
Peter Webb (flute)
Brenda Rees (oboe)
Fred O'Hare (violin)
Doreen Woodhead and Mavis
' followed by National and Regional announcements .
Things that need doing and ways of doing them
The man and his waltzes
A programme of music played by the BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Tate Gilder
Conductor, Stanford Robinson
Narration written by Wilfrid Rooke
A topical monthly programme edited and produced by W. Farquharson
This month's contents include :
A new song by Rae Elrick
Fun in the food office by a Civil
An historian views the news by Professor Mackie
Sports page by Rex (R. E. Kingsley ) and interviews with personalities in the news
The first episode of a three-part serial based on Charles Dickens 's last novel
Broadcast version by Audrey Lucas
Produced by Moray McLaren
The Opium Woman:
A show for the Home Front
Written by Reginald Purdell and Frederick Burtwell with Shelter-marshal, Jack Melford introducing :
Bertha Willmott and The Clubmen Guest artists, Murray and Mooney
BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Hyam Greenbaum
Produced by Reginald Purdell and Francis Worsley
Sextet for strings by Tchaikovsky played by the Stratton String Quartet :
George Stratton (violin) ; Edwin Virgo (violin); 'Watson Forbes (viola) ; John Moore (cello) ; and Keith Cummings j
sung by Helena Cook , Grace Field, Ethel Williams , Constance Richards , Dorothy Byrt , Ronald Bristol. Roland Cook , Cuthbert Ford , and Vemon Harriss
Conducted by W. K. Stanton
and his Band with Diane, Beryl Davis , Bob Dale , Jan Zalski , and Eddie Palmer at the novachord