and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Keith Falkner (baritone)
Exercises for men : George Welton
An anthology of favourites
Records of talkies from the past, present, and future ; ' Critic's Corner ' ; news and gossip from the film studios. Arranged and presented by Charles Maxwell
Conductor, Richard Crean , with George Gibbs (baritone)
from p. 65 of ' New Every Morning' and p. 56 of ' Each Returning Day'
Victor Silvester and his Ballroom Orchestra
Conductor, Montague Birch
Directed by Rae Jenkins
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
' Paddington pigs' : talk by J. Lovatt , Parks Superintendent of the Paddington Borough Council
played by Joan Trimble and Valerie Trimble
(leader, Reginald Morley ), conducted by Sir Adrian Boult. Solomon (piano)
From a concert hall in the South
Arthur Bliss's Piano Concerto was composed specially for the New York World Fair, where it was first performed in June 1939 with Solomon as soloist and Sir Adrian Boult as conductor. Solomon was again the soloist when the Concerto was given its first performance in England at a Promenade Concert in August of that year.
The music is typical of Bliss's clear-cut style, and the piano writing is 'notable for its brilliance.
with Marcel de Haes. Presented by Rae Jenkins
with Jack Train , Doris Gambell , Leslie Moorhouse , Tony Heaton , Norman Teal , and Johnny Rosen and his Band
Gramophone records presented by Bert Thomas
Rhaglen mewn Pennill a Chan. (Welsh songs and verse)
Story for the youngest listener :
'The Tartan Dragon', by W. t Kersley Holmes
Music for St. Valentine's Day, played by the BBC Military Band, conductor, P. S. G. O'Donnell. Scottish songs sung by Alexander Henderson
National and Regional announcements
with some of your favourite pieces, including Schubert's Overture, Rosamunde ; Delibes's Passepied (Le Roi s'amuse); Wagner's Romance (Album Leaf) ; Mendelssohn's Scherzo (A Midsummer Night's Dream) ; and Tchaikovsky's Polonaise (
Eugene Onegin ). BBC Orchestra, conducted by Clarence Raybould
' Once again we stop the London traffic in order to bring to you some of the interesting people who are In Town Tonight' ; introducing personalities from every walk of life in interviews with Elizabeth Cowell and Roy Rich. Edited and produced by C. F. Meehan.
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by Gordon Macdonald , M.P.
Second of a series of short studies of individual regiments-their customs, rights, and privileges : The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment), the 3rd Foot, formerly the Holland Regiment, and Prince George of Denmark's Regiment. Written and produced by Francis Dillon. (Recording of the broadcast or, May 3. 1941)
with Robb Wilton , Turner Layton , and Albert Whelan. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Compere, Philip Slessor
by Raymond Gram Swing
St. Valentine's Day programme, with Dennis Noble , Gwen Catley , Doris Hare , Leueen MacGrath , and Alec Clunes. BBC Theatre Chorus and Orchestra, conducted by Mark H. Lubbock. Script written by Howard Cuningham , and spoken by the producer, Desmond Davis
Shortened form of Evensong
Play by John Richmond , produced by Howard Rose
A friend of Albert: