and -summary of today's programmes for the Forces
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Andrew Bryson.
Gramophone records of his music
Rt. Rev. the Lord Bishop of Lichfield
'Try Something New : New Ways ' with Beetroot', by Moira Savonius
Popular dance, music and songs, on gramophone records
Suite for String Orchestra played by the Boyd Neel String Orchestra, conducted by Boyd Neel . (Gramophone records)
Introductory music Prayer
Praise the Lord, the Almighty, the King of Creation (A. and M. 657 ; S.P. 626, omitting v. 4 ; C.H. 22, omitting v. 4 : Tune, Lobe den Herrn)
Prayers : The Prayer for Happiness ; the Lord's Prayer
When I survey the wondrous Cross (A. and M. 108, omitting v. 5 ; S.P. 133, omitting v. 4 ; C.H. 106 : Tune, Rockingham)
(For Welsh schools). Cwrs y byd : cyfres i blant dros 12 oed
from page 85 of "New Every Morning" and page 10 of "Each Returning Day". Jesus, where'er thy people meet; Psalm 95, vv. 1-7; Eternal Ruler of the ceaseless round
Louis Kentner (piano), on gramophone records
'How the Baby Grows Before Birth ' : talk by a woman doctor
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR JUNIORS: Ann Driver
.11.20 WHEN 4E START WORK : ' What shall we do with our leisure ? ' : 1-' Doing Things Ourselves ', by Marjorie Pollard
11.40 TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. Ethics : 9—'The Crisis of our Age ' : ' How can we agree again about values 2—'The Democratic Way'. Discussion talk by Professor Karl Mannheim
Come, beloved (Atalanta)
He'll say that for my love (Xerxes) '
Gentle Morpheus, son of night (Alceste) Recit : - Oh, grant it, Heav'n; Aria: So shall the lute and harp awake (Judas Maccabaeus) sung by Audrey Strange (soprano)
Recording of part of last night's broadcast
ENSA concert for war-workers from a factory canteen. Carroll Gibbons and his Orchestra. Guest artist, Albert Whelan
Florence Hooton (cello). BBC Orchestra (led by Marie Wilson ), conducted by Kathleen Riddick
From a concert-hall in the South
2.0 TRAVEL TALKS. Other people's jobs. ' Jute for Sacks and Carpets ' : working in the jute-fields of the Ganges, by J. M. Cowan
2.15 Interval music
2.20 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH, by Jean Jacques Oberlin and Yvonne Ober lin : 'L'histoire de Marie-Antoinette'
2.40 SENIOR ENGLISH I. ' Oliver Twist ', by Charles Dickens , adapted as a serial by Rhoda Power (Part 2)
and the Winter Garden Orchestra, Malvern, with George Gibbs (baritone)
From the Winter Gardens, Malvern
Radio curtain-raiser, written by Douglas Young. Produced by Leslie Bridgmont
Conductor, Guy Warrack
Sgwrs gan yr Athro W. J. Gruflydd , A.S. (Talk in Welsh)
Bwrw golwg ar helyntion y mis. (News talk in Welsh)
' The Box of Delights', by John Masefield , adapted as a play in six parts by Robert Holland and John Keir Cross. Produced by John Keir Cross. Part 3.—' Underground Adventure '
National and Regional announcements, and Scottish News summary
' Thoughts of an Average Wife', by Muriel Cotton
' Awkward Questions', by Cyril Bibby
' Women's War-Time Problems ', by Mary Ferguson
Conducted by Julius Harrison
Members of a studio audience give auditions, are cast, and perform ' The Ray of Destiny', a super-melodramatic serial in six fortnightly episodes. Episode 3—' Adrift in the Stratosphere '. Produced and introduced by Vernon Harris. (BBC recording)
9-' Saving Life at Sea ' : talks by Dr. A. Parker , Director of the Fuel Research Station, and H. S. Humphreys , a Chief Engineer Superintendent
' Here at Hogsnorton' : a scintillating survey of hebdomadal hearsay, by England's egregious patrician philosopher
A tribute "to the memory of a great director
Commentary written and spoken by Charles B. Cochran
From ' Die Fledermaus '
(by permission of the Sadler's Wells Opera
From ' La Belle Helene '
From * Midsummer Night's Dream
BBC Theatre Chorus and BBC Theatre Orchestra : conductor, Stanford Robinson. Produced by Stephen Thomas
Part 2 of a poetic drama for broadcasting, based on the story of Homer's 'Odyssey' by Edward Sackville-West. Orchestral score by Benjamin Britten. Produced by John Burrell
Characters as in Part I, with the addition of BBC Symphony Orchestra, conductor Clarence Raybould
The scene is the island of Ithaca, several weeks later, and again the action covers a single day from dawn to the following dawn.
Medon, a herald:
Suitors for the hand of Penelope:
String Quartet played by the Blech Quartet
Famous bands play popular dance tunes, on gramophone records
Sonnets by Hilaire Belloc , spoken by David King-Wood .