and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Records of Charlie Kunz at the piano
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
An anthology of favourites
Popular dance music and songs on gramophone records
Introductory music Prayer
Breathe on me, breath of God (S.P.
458 ; A. and M. 671 ; C.H. 194) (Tune : Carlisle)
Prayers : The Prayer for Today ;
The Lord's Prayer
Eternal ruler of the ceaseless round
(S.P. 485, omitting v. 2 ; C.H.
* 489, omitting v. 2) (Tune : Song
presented by Reginald KeU with his Sextet
(For Welsh schools). Cwrs y Byd. Trem ar y newyddion
News commentary and interlude
from p: 81 of New Every Morning ' and p. 42 of ' Each Returning Day'
Polish songs, sung by Joan Alexander (soprano)
Smutna Rzeka (Sad River) Posel (The Messenger)*
Niema Czego Trzeba (Dumka)
Piosnka Litewska (Lithuanian Song) Melodya (Melody)
Zyczenie (A Maiden's Wish)
Topical notes on wartime health, mainly by doctors
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS : Ann Driver. ' Listening for a note '. ,
11.20 Interval music
11.25 SCOTTISH HERITAGE: 'The Young Walter ' : the boyhood of Sir Walter Scott
11.45 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS : Equipping ourselves to appreciate ; ' A Social Problem-Housing ', by Elizabeth Denby
Conductor, Leslie Bridgewater
ENSA concert for war-workers. Concert Orchestra of the Royal Army Medical Corps (by permission of the officers, R.A.M.C.), conducted by H. Johnson , Bandmaster, R.A.M.C. Vocalist, Elizabeth Parry. Guest artists, Sandy Rowan and Sam Bennie
Week-end notes for women gardeners by Barbara Tarver and Anna Scarlett
BBC Symphony Orchestra (leader, Paul Beard ): conducted by Ian Whyte
From a concert hall in the South
2'.0 TRAVEL TALKS : RUSSIA : ' A Fortnight in the Train ' : journey across Siberia from Moscow to Vladivostok, by Noel Barber
2.15 Interval music
2.20 USEFUL CITIZENS : Series of imaginary interviews, written by Honor Wyatt , between F. H. Grise wood and people who have worked to make the world a better place than they found it. ' Edwfn Chad wick-the man who worked to make the world healthy'
2.40 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT FOR SCHOOLS : BBC Theatre Orchestra, conductor, Stanford Robinson. David Lloyd , tenor. Programme presented by Herbert Murrill
Dance of the Tumblers (The Snow-
DAVID LLOYD AND ORCHESTRA Hindu Song (Sadko)
The Flight of the Bumble-Bee (Tsar
Excerpts on gramophone records from Liza Lehmann 's song cycle from '.The Ruba'iyat of Omar Khayyam '. Dora L'abbette (soprano), Muriel Brunskill (contralto), Rubert Eisdell (tenor), Harold Williams (baritone)
played by Vina Bamden (piano)
' Vocabulary for Dressmakers ' : talk by Alice Hooper Beck
Eleni dethlir Jiwbili Cymdeithas Cynfyfyrwyr Coleg Aberystwyth. Dyma T. I. Ellis i adrodd hanes y cyfarfodydd a gynhaliwyd yr wythnos diwethaf. (Talk in Welsh)
Dyma T. I.
5.20 ' Old Peter's Russian Tales ', by Arthur Ransome. No. 4—' The Little Daughter of the Snow'. Short programme of gramophone records
5.45 ' Some Unsolved Mysteries ', by Lieut.-Commdr. R. T. Gould , the ' Star-Gazer '
Dr. R. T.
National and Regional announcements
' Rupert Brooke ' : talk by J. T. Sheppard , M.B.E.
' Opera at Home '. Percy Heming , assisted by some of the BBC Singers, is going to show you it can be done. Programme presented by Alec Robertson
' In Tune with You ' : melodies for all moods on two pianos
—' that's what I say ! '
This is the tenth of twelve broadcasts, each prefaced by a short scene from everyday life, and each illustrating the usage of some familiar catch-phrase. Are such phrases just a way of avoiding clear thinking, or do they represent the wisdom of the ages ? Speakers of wide experience try to find an answer.
Part 2 — ' The Gestapo Abroad.' Produced by Walter Rilla. Second of two dramatic features by Walter Rilla , explaining the function and organisation of the German Secret State Police
in ' It's That Man Again " with Jack Train ; and Horace Percival , Sydney Keith , Clarence Wright , Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers , Kay Cavendish , Paula Green , and Dino Galvani. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley
Conducted by Warwick Braithwaite
' Soirees Musicales ' was the name given by Rossini to a volume of songs that have supplied the themes of the second, third, and fourth movements of Britten's Suite. They are Canzonetta, Tirolese, and Bolero. The first movement, a march, comes from the ballet music in William Tell, and the theme of the last movement is arranged from Rossini's part song ' Charity
Variety department experimental hour (in fifteen minutes). No. 5 — ' An Essay '-in Microphonic Optics ', written by Loftus Wigram , with music by Alan Paul. Devised and produced by Tom Ronald
Programme of gramophone records, devised by Edward Lockspeiser
and his Orchestra, with Dorothy Carless , Len Camber , George Evans , Three Boys and a Girl, and the Singing Troubadour