and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Millicent Phillips , young English soprano
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Children's Food Problems : The School Age
Records of the American scene, from the Rockies to the Rainbow Room
Conducted by Lieut. G. H. Willcocks
Lieut. G. H.
A Russian homestead celebrates with Medvedeff's Balalaika Orchestra
Topical magazine programme
News commentafy and interlude
from p. 13 of ' New Every Morning ' and p. 26 of ' Each Returning Day'
Sydney Phasey and his Orchestra
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR JUNIORS : Ann Driver. ' Repetition and contrast in musical phrases'
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS
11.40 HOW THINGS BEGAN : 'Near-Man lives in caves '. The advance of the ice, and Mousterian man, by Dina Dobson
Mary Ross McDougall (soprano); Anne Wood (contralto) ; in a programme of songs and duets. Olive Bloom (piano)
Sixtieth lunch-time entertainment for their fellow-workers, by members of the staff of an armament works somewhere in the North. Arranged and presented by Victor Smythe
Conducted by Maurice Johnstone
1.50 MUSIC MAKING : ' Breathing and phrasing'. John Horton , and a group of children
2.10 Interval music
2.15 GENERAL SCIENCE : Reproduction and growth. ' How eggs start to develop ' : Richard Palmer
2.35 Interval music
2.40 JUNIOR ENGLISH : Narrative poem : ' Mrs. Fiddlesnitch in Wartime ', by Franklin Engelmann
Stuart Barrie at the theatre organ i
Talk by Lt.-Commander A... D. S. Murray
Marjorie Hayward String Quartet : Marjorie Hayward (violin); Irene Richards (violin); Olive Davidson (viola) ; Antonia Butler (cello). Michal Hambourg (piano)
Laelia Finneberg (soprano) and Dennis Noble (baritone), with the BBC Salon Orchestra, conductor, Leslie Bridgewater
Sgwrs gan Olwen E. Jones. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 Story for the youngest listener : ' Corrie Feine '. 3—' The Furry Glaistig', by Ann Scott Moncrieff. Told by ' Kathleen '
Some parlour games, and music by Grieg and Schumann, played by J. Wright Henderson
5.55 Children's Hour prayers
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
Concocted by Georgie Wood. Additional dialogue by Bert Lee. Produced by Harry S. Pepper
BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell.
Mrs Emma Robinson:
Mrs Ada Curtis:
Quintet of the Hot Club of France, on records
Conducted by Sir Henry J. Wood
Edmund Rubbra , who at the age of forty has just joined the R.A., has written numerous works including four symphonies, an opera, a piano concerto, two violin sonatas, songs, and various other works that have established him as one of the foremost composers of his generation.
His Symphony No. 3 achieved a great success on its first performance in Manchester last year. In writing of it, A. J. B. Hutchings claims that the work will be popular because Rubbra ' is like a speaker or poet whose most impassioned utterances are fashioned from the vernacular of household and trade '.
Sir Henry J.
A. J. B.
Radio play by James Hilton and Barbara Burnham , from the novel by James Hilton. Produced by Barbara Burnham
Breakfast-car attendant, newspaper boys, a BBC announcer, a bus conductor, a waitress, a maid, etc.
Scene : The action shifts from
London to Browdley, a small town in the North of England
Rev Howa Freemanfle:
British and American religious leaders compare notes. Series of six talks, broadcast simultaneously in America and Great Britain, in collaboration with the Columbia Broadcasting System.4-' What sort of world do we envisage, and what sort of world do we want to create after the war? ' : an American speaker
Talk by Ian Finlay
played by the Strings of the BBC Scottish Orchestra. Conductor, Guy Warrack