and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Andrew Bryson.
DONIZETTI and BELLINI
Gramophone records of excerpts from Bellini's ' Norma '
Rev. Father Agnellus Andrew , O.F.M.
' Spring Cleaning '—1, by Ruth Drew
Conductor, Harold Moss
Record programme of tunes and songs from the stage with ' Music by Cole Porter ' : written by Roy Plomley
from page 105 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 24 of ' Each Returning Day
Awale, our souls I away our fears I
Psalm 11 ; Oh for a closer walk with God
BBC Variety Orchestra : conductor, Charles Shadwell
Casa Loma Orchestra, Milt Herth Trio, and Count Basie and his Orchestra, on records
sung by John Wynton (tenor)
and his Orchestra. Half-an-hour of their music, recorded for the Forces of the United Nations by the Special Service Division of the War Department of the United States of America
SONGS FROM THE SHOWS
Recorded impressions of the Huddersfield Backyard Brains Trust held on March 14, during the Huddersfield Dig for Victory ' Week. The questions range over all phases of domestic food production. Question-Master, Victor Smythe
(chorus-master, Herbert Bardgett ), with Isobel Baillie , Gladys Ripley , Jan van der Gucht and William Parsons. The Society's Orchestra (leader, Reginald Stead ),' conducted by Dr. Malcolm Sargent 3.40 app. Interval
van Der Gucht
and his Orchestra, on records
Sgwrs gan Ambrose Bebb. (Talk in Welsh)
' The Disappearing Band ' : another Miles Kennedy detective play, by J. D. Strange. Produced by Morfudd Mason Lewis
National and Regional announcements and Northern Ireland News
Patric Curwen brings to the microphone people with out-of-the-way news and views of passing events
LELA : What an evening ! What an experience ! '
Proscenium, Ivor Novello 's drama of stage life, will be heard in ' Saturday-Night Theatre' at 9.35. Above are (left to right) : Zena Dare (Lady Raynor), Ivor Novello (Gray Raynor), Fay Compton (Norma Matthews ) and Madge Snell (Lela Lamprey) in a scene from the Globe Theatre production, London, in 1933. The three principals will be heard in tonight's broadcast.
Conducted .by Louis Cohen. Donald Hargreaves (piano)
An M.P. gives his impressions of what he heard and saw in Parliament
featuring famous stars of Variety, music, and drama : Rawicz and Landauer, Vine, Moore, and Nevard, Suzette Tarri , Phyllis NeiIson-Terry , Mr. Murgatroyd and Mr. Winter-bottom, and this week's
£ 100 Red Cross Radio Contest introduced by Lionel Gamlin , and produced by Audrey Cameron
Revue Chorus, and Augmented
BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves. Producers, John Sharman and Harry S. Pepper.
Play by Ivor Novello , produced by Hugh Stewart , with Fay Compton , Ivor Novello , and Zena Dare playing their original stage parts
Lady Gillian Mesuret:
Geoffrey Worth ':
Shortened form of Evensong
Contrasting styles in dance music : sweet music played by Reg. Pursglove and his Orchestra, with Leslie Douglas ; swing music played by Jack Simpson and his Sextet, with Betty Kent