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 excerpts from some of his operas
' Basic Methods in Cookery : (ii) Cooking Meat', by Hilda- Whitlow
at the organ of the Granada, Clapham Junction
Talk by Pipe-Major William Taylor
Introductory music Prayer
To the name of our Salvation' (A. and M.
179, vv. 1, 2, 5. 6; C.H. 164, w. 1, 2, 4, 5 : Tune, Oriel)
Prayers: The Prayer for God's Presence ; the Lord's Prayer
Soldiers of the Cross, arise (A. and M. 588, omitting v. 2 ; S.P. 642 ; C.H. 341, omitting v. 2 : Tune, Crubs milites)
Funeral March, for Orchestra played by the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham. (Gramophone records)
from page 29 of New Every Morning ' and page S2 of ' Each Returning Day '. Disposer supreme ; Psalm 90, vv. 1-12 ; Metrical Psalm 124 (2)
Jack Simpson and his Sextet
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR INFANTS : Ann Driver
11.20 SENIOR HISTORY I. European Heritage: "The Spirit of the Times' : 2—John Hampden (1595-1643), who stood for the rights of Parliament, by Morna Stuart —
11.40 Interval music
11.45 PHYSICAL TRAINING (for use in classrooms), by Coleman Smith.
on gramophone records
Overture : Wayland the Smith : (
Fini Henriques ) : Royal Danish Orchestra, conducted by Johann Hye-Knudsen
Dream Pictures (H. C. Lumbye) : Royal
Danish Orchestra, conducted by Johann Hye-Knudsen
Suite from Incidental Music to Aladdin :
1 Aladdin's Dream and Dance of the Morning Mists ; 2 Negro Dance; 3 Market-place in Ispahan (Carl Nicl sefi) : Tivoli Concert Orchestra, conducted by Chr. Felamb
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
Topical talk, or recorded repeat of one of last week's talks
,Songs for baritone solo and men's voices, sung by Stanley Riley and the BBC Men's Chorus : conductor, Leslie Woodgate
I laid me down to slumber ; Children's
Song ; Little Thora ; Kvaalin's Halling ; There is no folly half so great ; When I take a stroll ; The Great White Host ; Rötnams-Knut
(Translations by Percy Grainger )
1.50 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). Rhigwm a Chan : cyfres gan Huldah Bassett i blant tua 7 oed. 2—' Chwaraeon '
2.10 HOW THINGS BEGAN: 'Near-Man becomes a Cave-Dweller by JRhoda Power
2.30 Interval music
2.35 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Dramatic biography : ' Robert Burns ', by Douglas Allan
Sidney Davey and his Players
for the Feast of St. Paul, from Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford
Versicles and Responses (Tallis) Psalm 119, vv. 89-104 Isaiah 45, vv. 18-22
Magnificat (Daniel Purcell , in E minor) Galatians 1, vv. 11-24
Nunc dimittis (Daniel Purcell , in E minor) Creed and Collects Sing joyfully (Byrd) Prayers
Give me the wings of faith (E.M. 197)
Organist, Thomas Armstrong
From the Winter Gardens, Droitwich Spa, with Harry Hemsley, Sgt. Frederick Ferrari (tenor), and Pte. Marjorie Cowsill (soprano), from the Army concert-party, the 'Norton Follies'. Dance music played by Vernon Adcock and his Aristocrats.
Produced by Jacques Brown
' Saving the Situation ', a Marshland story, written and read by S. L. Bensusan.
(Welsh Children's Hour). ' Hwb i'r Galon Rhaglen ysgafn, yn cynnwys rhai o ganeuon Gerallt Richards ac eraill, gan Gor y Lyrian (Arweinydd, Idloes Owen ). Fe gewch glywed ffraethineb- Jacob Davies a'r ddau hogyn rheiny, Twm a Wil
Robert Burns: programme to celebrate the birthday of Scotland's national poet. A Canadian sailor and soldier visit the cottage where Robert Burns was born.
Concert by school children, from Ayr Academy
National and Regional announcements
Ronald Biggs discusses with the conductor the starting, building up, and rehearsing of an amateur orchestra. The strings and woodwind of the orchestra' play the musical illustrations
Radio portrait of a District Officer, written by Nesta Pain , and produced by Peter Watts.
3—' Religion in the Factories ' : talk by a factory-worker
as Nurse Dugdale in 'TAKE IT FROM HERE' with Elisabeth Welch , John Slater , Helen Clare , and Jack Jackson and his May Fair Hotel Orchestra, with Josephine Driver and the Four Star Girls. Script by Cliff Gordon -(by arrangement with the Windmill Theatre). Produced by David Yates -Mason. (BBC'recordicg)
with spontaneous answers to 'Any Questions ? ' : Dr. Malcolm Sargent , Dr. C. E. M. Joad , Vernon Bartlett, M.P., Dr. Edith Summerskill, M.P., and A. L. Rowse (Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford). Question-Master, Geoffrey Crowther.
Dr. C. E. M.
Songs and poems to celebrate the anniversary of the poet's birth. Dr. Wen Yuan-Ning, a member of the Chinese Goodwill Parliamentary Mission to Great Britain, gives ' The Immortal Memory '. Kathleen Moore (soprano.), John Tainsh (tenor). Reader, James Gibson (by permission of the Old Vic and Sadler's Wells). BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Ian Whyte
Frances Day, John Clements , and Naunton Wayne , in another late-night revue, with Hubert Gregg , Noele Gordon , Cliff Gordon , and Harry Jacobson at the piano. The Dance Orchestra, under the direction of George Walter. Produced by Vernon Harris