and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman.
Gramophone records of excerpts from Le Cid
Rev. Jack Winslow
' Mrs. Buggins' (Mabel Constanduros)
Talk by Elisabeth Kyle
' Christ the Lord is risen again' ; Psalm 114 ; Oxford Carols 148
BBC Midland Light Orchestra : conductor, Rae Jenkins
on gramophone records
Overture : Samson (Handel) :
Queen's Hall Orchestra
Concerto for four pianos and orchestra (Vivaldi — Bach) : Helene Pig nari-Salles. Germaine Leroux , Nicole Rolet and Piero Coppola
Two Entr'actes (Thamos, King of. Egypt : Mozart) : Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Symphony No. 88 in G (Haydn) :
NBC Symphony Orchestra
Eleven Viennese Dances (Beethoven):
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Scotland.
Topical talk, or recorded repeat of one of last week's talks
Conductor, Fred Berry.
played by Angus Morrison
with Nora Savage
Eric Winstone and his Accordion
from Ripon Cathedral
Versicles and Responses Psalm 61
First Lesson : Isaiah 26. w. 1-19 Magnificat (Blair, in B minor)
Second Lesson : 1 Peter 1, w. 13-25 Nunc dimittis (Blair, in B minor) Creed and Collects
Expectans expectavi (Charles Wood) Prayers
The strife is o'er (A. and M. 135)
Organist. Charles H. Moody
from the Winter Gardens, Droitwich Spa, with Raymond Newell , Billy Fordham , and dance music played by Vernon Adcock and his Aristocrats. Produced by Jacques Brown
Denis Morris has a discussion with a toy-maker, a member of the Allied Forces, a car-expert, and a worried woman
(Welsh Children's Hour). ' Llwyfan i'r Ifainc ' : cyfres o raglenni gan Glybiau ac Aelwydydd Cymru. Y tro yma gan Aelwydydd Llanfyllin, Llanrhaeadr-ym -Mochnant, a Hirnant. Rhaglen gan Margaret Mansel John.
' The Goose Girl', musical fairy tale based on the story by the Brothers Grimm. Words and music by Henry Reed. Produced by Nan Macdonald , with Doris Gambell as The Princess, Helmar Femback as The Prince, and a section of the BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Henry Reed
National and Regional announcements
First of three talks by Harry Mortimer on brass bands. In this programme he deals with beginners on brass instruments. Illustrations are provided by a team of young players
A townsman's view of farm life ; seventh of a monthly series of outside broadcasts depicting seasonal developments and problems at a general farm in the Midlands. Commentators, Michael Standing , John Ellison and Godfrey Baseley. (BBC recording)
recently arrived from Canada presents a Variety broadcast. Produced by Capt. Rai Purdy. Musical direction : Sgt.-Major E. Sanborn. Starring Jimmy Shields ,
Frank Roekwood , the Choir and ' the Orchestra, and Raymonde Maranda of. the Canadian Women's Army Corps. (BBC recording)
featuring Edgar Bergen , the ventriloquist, and his world-famous dummy Charlie McCarthy , and Ray Noble and his Orchestra
with impromptu answers to listeners' questions : Commander A. B. Campbell , Lt. Commander R. T. Gould , Mrs. E. Arnot Robertson, Dr. C. P. Snow (Fellow of Christ's College, Cam-bridge), and Barbara Ward. Question - Master, Donald Mc Cullough.
Commander R. T.
Arnot Robertson, Dr. C. P.
'Britain and France' : talk on the anniversary of the Entente Cordiale, by Lord Vanslttart
Conductor, Rae Jenkins , with Victor Newbury (baritone)
Talk- by a working-man turned parson
and his Orchestra, featuring Dorothy Carless , with Doreen Villiers , Len Camber , Derek Roy , Johnny Green , and Three Boys and a Girl
A tribute to Alun Lewis ,'who died on active service in India, March, 1944