and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men :
Exercises for women: May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman.
BORODIN, BALAKIREV, and CUI
Gramophone records of some of Borodin's music
Special Holy Week readings from the Gospels, by Joseph Macleod
sung by Edith Mills (contralto)
' House of Prayer or Den of Thieves ? ' from ' What Manner of Man is This ?' by W. R. Maltby , D.D.
for Wednesday in Holy Week : 0 sacred head ; Psalm 13 ; When I purvey the wondrous Cross
Conductor, Mr. C. F. Harriott
Mr. C. F.
Conducted by Percy Harper , with Irene King , Ken Beaumont , and Sid Buckman
on gramophone records
Minuet (Fete Galante :
Ethel Smyth ) . Light Symphony Orchestra. conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Adagio, for string orchestra (Lekeu) :
Boyd Neel String Orchestra, conducted by Boyd Neel
Rhapsody... for clarinet and orchestra
(Debussy) : M. Hamelin (clarinet), with Orchestra, conducted by Piero Coppola
Symphony No. 86. in D (Haydn) :
London Symphony Orchestra conducted by Bruno Walter
North and Midlands. War-workers in two widely-separated factories combine to entertain you and their fellow-workers in the lunch-hour break. Introduced by Victor Smythe in the North, and Godfrey Baseley in the Midlands
Joseph Slater (flute); Marie Korchinska (harp)
The story of the cowboy : gramophone programme written by Charles Chilton and introduced by Buck Douglas '
Jan Berenska and his Orchestra
An exchange of greetings between British boys and girls staying as war guests in South Africa and their parents at home. Arranged in collaboration with the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation
Conductor, Ian Whyte
4.15 'The Last Instalment' by Audrey Temple-Smith , produced by Hugh Stewart
Play for broadcasting by J. L. Galloway , produced by Barbara Burnham
Beth am farddoniaeth heddiw ?
Gwrandewch a.r ateb pendant lienor o'r hen ysgol, John Jenkyn Morgan. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 ' Pistols for Two ' : another Toytown play, by S. G. Hulme-Beaman -
5.55 Children's Hour prayers
National and Regional announcements
Produced by the Armed Forces Radio Service of the War Department of the United States of America.
Douglas Houghton discusses the many regulations and official forms with which everyone nowadays has to deal
Quintet for wind instruments,
Op. 24, No. 2 played by the Virtuoso Wind Quintet
Dramatic story from the Underground Front in Europe, written by John Dickson Carr , and produced by Walter Rilla
(Recording of the broadcast on February 24 in the series The Silent Battle
Music-drama, based on the play of Euripides by Cecil Gray
BBC Orchestra and - BBC Women's Chorus, conducted by Constant Lambert
'The Princes of This World': an episode from a play sequence on the life of our Lord, specially written for broadcasting by Dorothy L. Sayers, and produced by Val Gielgud.
Other episodes will be broadcast on Good Friday and Easter Sunday
played by Irene Scharrer (piano)
61—' The Boy Who Slept', written and read by Roy Russell
Pipe-band music by the Pipes and Drums of a Battalion of the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders: Pipe-Major Angus Graham.
Ivor Back chooses the passage describing the death of the Queen, from Lytton Strachey 's Queen Victoria'