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 Overture, King Lear; Romeo's Reverie and Fete of the Capulets ; Overture, Beatrice and Benedict
Rev. Prebendary J. W. Welch , Ph.D., Director of Religious Broadcasting
' Sponge Pudding without Fat', by Mrs. Ingillson
Popular songs and dance-music, on gramophone records
at the organ of the Empire, Leicester Square
played by Jean Norris
Festal Polonaise played by the Royal Danish Orchestra, conducted by Johann Hye -Knudsen. (Gramophone records)
from page 5 of 'New Every Morning ' and page 22 of 'Each Returning Day '. Christ, whose glory fills the skies ; Psalm 51, vv. 1-4, 10-17 ; Ye servants of God, your Master proclaim
Gwen Catley (soprano), on gramophone records
' Feeding Your Baby ' : talk by a doctor
Adagio and Fugue in C minor, K.546
(Mozart) : Adolf Busch Chamber Players
Symphony No. 3 in E flat, Op. 97 (The
Rhenish : Schumann) : Orchestre de la Societe des Concerts du Conservatoire
Carnival (Suite : Rome : Bizet) : Liverpool
Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Constant Lambert
Recording of part of last night's broadcast
ENSA concert for war-workers, from a factory canteen. Carroll Gibbons and his Orchestra. Guest artist, Issy Bonn
Jack Mackintosh (trumpet). Noel Mewton-Wood (piano). BBC Orchestra (led by Marie Wilson ), conducted by Richard Austin Overture to a ComedyBalfour Gardiner
From a concert-hall in the South
Red Nicholls and his Five Pennies : gramophone programme of a small jazz group, compiled by F. W. Bailey
Novelty numbers and solo pieces, played by the BBC Variety Orchestra (conductor, Charles Shad well), with Stephen Manton. (BBC recording)
BBC Midland Light Orchestra : conductor, Rae Jenkins
from Brompton Oratory, London. Address by the Rt. Rev. Edward Myers , Vicar Capitular of the Archdiocese of Westminster
Conductor, Mr. F. G. H. Irving Regimental Marches of the South Lancashire Regiment
Mr. F. G. H.
Conducted by Clarence Raybould. William Pleeth (cello)
Overture on Russian Themes
Cello Concerto No. 1, in A minor
Slavonic Rhapsody No. 3, in A flat....Duoṙák
(News and topical talks in Welsh)
5.0 Newyddion y Dydd
5.5 ' Yr Wythnos yng Nghymru', gan E. Morgan Humphreys
5.10 Sgwrs amserol
5.20 Gramophone records for the younger listeners
5.30 ' Regional Round' : once more Mac poses questions to teams of children all over the country
National and Regional announcements, followed by Scottish News summary
' How I plunged into public speaking ', by Marian Cutler
A soldier writes home to his wife : recording from Africa
' Women's War-Time Problems ', by Mary Ferguson
Conductor, Anthony Bernard
Once again members of a studio audience give auditions, are cast, and perform ' The Ray of Destiny', a super-melodramatic radio serial, in six fortnightly episodes. Tonight, Episode 6-'The Last Battle'. Produced and introduced by Vernon Harris.
A stewardess in the Merchant Navy: talk by Radio-Officer W. F. Fay.
with Betty Warren ; and Fred Yule , Bill Stephens , Philip Wade , Vera Lennox , etc. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Mansel Thomas. Script by Tommy Thompson. Produced by Francis Worsley.
A tribute to Fighting Greece, written and produced by Louis MacNeice
Original radio musical play. Book and lyrics by Colin Wills , based on the stage version by Felix Dormann and Leopold Jacobson. Music by Oscar Straus. Radio score by Mark H. Lubbock
BBC Theatre Chorus and the BBC Theatre Orchestra : conductor, Stanford Robinson.
van Der Gucht
Joachim, Grand Duke of Flausenthum:
Helene, his daughter, Princess of Flausen thurn:
A tipsy Rentleman:
Lothar Count of Flausenthurn:
by Morley Roberts, adapted for radio by Norman Edwards. Produced by Val Gielgud.
V. S. Pritchett chooses 'The Daniel Jazz ', by Vachel Lindsay