Jim Dale- and Stephen Kirby From August to January, Jim Dale 's stall, set out with joints of venison, is a feature of market-day in a small Yorkshire town. Here is a recorded interview between Jim Dale and Stephen Kirby on the subject of deerstalking, with ' shots ' taken at the market stall.
From St. Mark's, North AudJey Street
Introit: 0 Love that wilt not ltt me go
Versicles and Responses Psalm 119. vv. 81-88
First Lesson : Wisdom 6, vv. 12-20 Magnificat (Waiford Davies in G)
Second Lesson : St. Mark 1, vy. 1-11 Xunc dimittis (Walford Davies ill G) Creed and Collect.
Versicles and Responses
Anthem : How beauteous are their feet
To mercy, pity, peace, and love (E.H. 506)
Vaughan Williams 's ' Household Music ' was originally .intended for string quartet, < but the music is so designed that it may be played by almost any combination of instruments that might be found in the home-hence the generic title ' Household Music '.
No. 9 of a new series in which Jimmy Dyrenforth introduces the British and American people to each other. Beatrice Lillie (by permission of C. B. Cochran ), Annette Mills , George Melachrino , Phil Cardew and his Orchestra, Stanley Maxted , Arthur Mann interviewing George Lord of Australia and an American radio star (by special recording). (BBC special recording)
Written and produced by Malcolm Baker-Smith . Second in a series of four programmes devoted to the history of the National Anthem, based on the recent researches of Dr. Percy A. Scholes
By the end of the eighteenth century ' God Save the King ', which had been publicly performed for the first time during the Rebellion of 1743, had attained a popularity comparable with the most successful modern dance number. The City Companies played it on board their Thames barges, ladies of fashion had the words embroidered on their hats and sashes, it was the favourite of community singers in theatres throughout the country. This programme gives a picture of the England of George III , culminating with the dramatic incident of the attempted assassination of Ihe King in 1800.
Dr. Percy A.
Play by L. du Garde Peach, produced by Howard Rose Here is an engaging variant of the legend of the Nottinghamshire village, whose inhabitants feigned a general 'idiocy in order to avoid the nightmarish possibility of the setting up in. their neighbourhood of the court of Kmg John. In this play the village has already been visited, and has incurred the wrath of the unpleasant monarch ; some of the villagers hear Shakespearean names, so that Dogberry and Gadshill dispute the merits of their beasts, and the bulldozing of the king's messengers is planned by Master Shallow.
The whole episode is set in the frame of a Brains Trust answer. and so is agreeahly begun and ended by the voice of Dr. Joad.
du Garde Peach,
BBC Singers : Margaret Godley , Margaret Rees , Joan Lennarci , -Margaret Rolfe , Bradbridge White , Emlyn Bebb , Stanley Riley , Leonard Hubbard. Conducted by G. Thalten -Ball
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