and summary of today's programmes for the Forces
(tenor), on gramophone records
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
7.40 Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Andrew Bryson and Barbara Laing.
Movements from Bach's Brandenburg Concertos
Rev. T. Bloomer
Mabel Coristanduros ('Mrs. Buggins')
at the organ of the Granada, Tooting
George Nash talks, not too seriously, about his poor memory
College songs and songs of old New York, on gramophone records
Another edition of Breembraes news, told in song by the Bard of the village
Christ the Lord is risen again ; Psalm 118, w. 5-18 ; Carol : Christ the Lord is risen
Arthur Rubinstein (piano). Gramophone records
' The Housewife in Wartime ', by Ruth Drew
First Steps in Cookery : 3—' Frying and Grilling ', by Helen Burke
Today's Variety on records
Conducted by Mr. James Dean
Regimental March : One and All.
Pau Casals conducting the London Symphony Orchestra. (Gramophone records)
Overture : Coriolanus (Beethoven) ; Variations ort a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a (Brahms)
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain.
Recording of last Saturday's broadcast by Raymond Gram Swing
Margaret Field-Hyde (soprano). Arnold Goldsbrough (organ)
Arias : Come, ever-smiling Liberty (Judas
Maccabasus) ; 0 sleep, why dost thou leave me ? (Semele)
Bourree (Organ Concerto in A)
Arias : Blessed spirit (Poro) ; Let the bright seraphim (Samson)
Fugue in E minor (Suite)
Record programme of unfulfilled desires, arranged by K. Chester Sherburne
BBC Midland Light Orchestra : conductor, Rae Jenkins
from Durham Cathedral
Versicles and Responses Psalms 126 and 127 First Lesson : Isaiah 26, vv. 1-9 Magnificat (Stanford in B flat)
Second Lesson : 1 Peter 1, vv. 13.25 Nunc dimittis (Stanford in B flat) Creed and Collects
Ye choirs of new Jerusalem (Stanford) Prayers
Come, ye faithful, raise the strain (E.H.
Organist, Cyril Maude
with Helen Hill
Quartet in B flat, Op. 18, No. 6 played by the Menges Quartet
(Welsh Children's Hour). 'Y Ddwy Naomi ' : stori ddigrif i blant gan Gwilym E. Thomas
' Step y Glocsen ' : sef nifer o ddawnsfeydd gwerin wedi eu trefnu gan Arwel Hughes
Concert for children by the BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Guy Warrack. Programme includes Mother Goose Suite (Ravel) and The Nursery : six tunes for children (Inghelbrecht). Prepared and presented by Francis George Scott
followed by National and Regional announcements
Wartime fairy story with lots of morals, written by. Henrik Ege ; music by Hebry Reed. Episode 2-' Highway Rubbery'. Frederick Burtwell as Mr. Cropper, Billie Sinclair as Mrs. Cropper, Wynne Ajello as Conscience, Eliot Makeham as ' The Man Next Door ', the ' Still Small Voices ' : the Bachelor Girls. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Henry Reed
Variety entertainment by Scottish Western (Number One) Area Fire Force, with Silver Band, Pipe Band, Dance Band, and soloists. A member of the N.F.S. introduces the programme. Producer, Howard M. Lockhart
Cuirm-chiuil Ie fidhlearachd is drain Ghaidhlig. (Gaelic music)
Nat Mills and Bobbie help (?) to rehearse a broadcast Variety show. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. The show de vised by Dick Pepper , and produced by Harry S. Pepper
with spontaneous answers to ' Any Questions ? ' In residence : Commander A. B. Campbell , The Doctor', Mrs. M. A. Hamilton. Guest, Mr. S. F. Rous. Question-Master, Donald McCullough. Producer, Howard Thomas.
Mander A. B.
Mrs. M. A.
Mr. S. F.
Making the Rifle '
C. C. Wykes, Gun Superintendent ; C. A. Perry , Gun designer ; F. E. Sawyer , Machine shop foreman ; J. Archer , Die-sinker ; E. Tranter , Smithy Drop-stamper
Conducted by Ian Whyte
Address by the Rev. David R. Easton
Rev. David R.
Twenty-fifth in the series of readings by Collin Brooks from authors who have made the reign of Queen Victoria an age famous in literature
The story of Bartok's Rhapsody, told with gramophone records, by Spike Hughes
' Contrasts ', a rhapsody for violin, -clarinet, and piano, was composed by Bela Bartok in 1938 especially for one of the greatest straight violinists in the world, Joseph Szigeti , and one of the greatest jazz clarinettists in the world, Benny Good-man. Spike Hughes , who was staying with Szigeti in the south of France in the summer of that year, was present while the commissioned work topk shape.