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 Prelude, Chorale, and Fugue for piano
Rev. Guy R. Levesley, Minister of the Castle Hedingham Congregational Church
Rev. Guy R.
and his Orchestra, with Jack Wilson (piano)
Gershwin Melody Tunes of Today
at the organ of the Regal, Marble Arch
from page 69 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 30 of ' Each Returning Day
A brighter dawn is breaking ; Psalm 114; Jesus lives
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
11.0 SCOTTISH HERITAGE : a programme on ballads
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS: experts discuss important happenings in the world today
11.40 music AND DANCE : Orchestral concert, given before an audience of school-children by the BBC Midland Light Orchestra : conductor, Rae Jenkins. Programme introduced by John Horton
Ballet Suite by Stravinsky, played by the Philadelphia Orchestra, conducted by Stokowski. (Gramophone records)
157th in the Northern series of concerts by war-workers during their lunch-hour break. Produced by Victor Smythe
(arranged in collaboration with ENSA). BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Maurice Johnstone
From a factory in the North-West
1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (England). Finding out about Dylsford. ' Club Review ', by Honor Wyatt : Dylsford School Explorers' Club reviews the term's work, and makes New Year plans
2.10 Interval music
2.15 GENERAL SCIENCE. Using our .senses : 4-' Science improves on the Senses ', by Richard Palmer
2.35 Interval music
2.40 JUNIOR ENGLISH. A Christmas Legend', adapted for broadcasting from the original story by Diana Ross
played by Dr. E. H. Emery From St Comgall's Parish Church,
Bangor, Co. Down
Dr. E. H.
Messages from British boys and girls now staying as war-guests in South Africa. Arranged in collaboration with the South African Broadcasting Corporation.
Played by the BBC Orchestra, conducted by Clarence Raybould
Overture: Faramondo ...... Handel - Rawlinson
Serenade for Strings ...... Tchaikovsky
Narrative poem by Thomas Hood, read by George Holloway.
Y seithfed yn y gyfres i geisio ailgloriannu rhai o ryddieithwyr Cymru. 7: Twm o'r Nant, gan Glyn Ashton. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 Nursery sing-song, with Doris, Mabel, and Nan
5.35 The English Singers Quartet
5.55 Children's Hour prayers
followed by National and Regional announcements
Wyn Griffiths, of the Board of Inland Revenue, explains details of the new 'Pay-as-you-earn' income tax scheme in the series 'Can I Help You?'
Black-faced minstrel show, produced by Harry S. Pepper.
Cast includes Scott and Whaley, Ike Hatch, C. Denier Warren, and Fred Yule. Kentucky Minstrel Banjo Team: Dick Pepper, Edward Fairs, and Bernard Sheaff. BBC Variety Orchestra, and Male Voice Chorus, conducted by Leslie Woodgate.
Elsie Suddaby (soprano) ; Mary Jarred (contralto) ; Henry Wendon (tenor) ; George Pizzey (baritone), BBC Chorus and BBC Orchestra, conducted by Leslie Woodgate
Requiem eternam—Kyrie—Dies irae-
Weekly programme telling in dramatic form stories of courage and endurance, of humour and heroism, from the week's news. Edited by Gordon Boshell, with music under the direction of George Walter.
(Recording will be broadcast on Friday at 5.30 p.m. in the Forces programme.)
in his own radio extravaganza ,
' Wedding Bells, Ltd.'
Music by Geoffrey Wright. Produced by David Yates Mason
BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves.
Naidheachdan, seanchas, dain, orain is abhachdas. (Gaelic monthly magazine)
"December," by John Clare, spoken by Deryck Guyler.
Suite: Journal du printemps (J. K. F. Fischer ): Strings, clavecin, and two trumpets, conducted by Kurt Sachs
Les plaisirs champetres (Monteclair-Casadesus): La Societe des Instruments Anciens; Henri Casadesus (viole d'amour); Marius Casadesus (quinton); Lucette Casadesus (viole da gamba); Maurice Devilliers (basse de viole); Regina Patorni-Casadesus (clavecin)
Suite in C (Johann Rosenmuller): Strings and clavecin, conducted by Kurt Sachs
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