and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman
Leoncavallo and Mascagni
Gramophone records of excerpts from Leoncavallo's ' I Pagliacci '
' How does it happen ? ' : talk by Helen Burke
A light music concoction, prepared by Jack Byfield.
Talk by Nora O'Hare
Introductory music Prayer
Christ, whose glory fills the skies (A. and M. 7 ; S.P. 26 ; C.H. 261 : Tune, Ratisbon, as in A. and M.)
Prayers : The Prayer for God's
Presence ; the Lord's Prayer
Jeaus calls us (A. and M. 403 ; S.P.
217 ; C.H. 500 : Tune, St. Andrew)
Interludes to Act 1, Scenes 2 and 3, and Act 2, Scene 2, of Debussy's opera played by the Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Piero Coppola. (Gramophone records)
from page 89 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 40 of ' Each Returning Day '. Metrical Psalm 89, vv. 15-18 ; Psalm 42, vv. 1-7 and 43 ; Lift up your heads, ye gates of brass
The Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black
11.0 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT .FOR
INFANTS : Ann Driver
11.20 SENIOR HISTORY I. European Heritage. ' Russia Remembers. '— 1812 ; the defeat of Napoleon and the retreat from Moscow : by Robert Gittings
11.40 Interval music
11.45 PHYSICAL TRAINING (for use in classrooms), by Coleman Smith.
Conductor, Ian Whyte
Sinfonietta in D.... David Stephen
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
Topical talk of recorded repeat of one of last week's talks.
(Op. 10), played by Kilenyi (piano). (Gramophone records)
1.50 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). ' 'Iaith a Llenyddiaeth', gan T. J. Morgan : effres i blant dros 9 oed. 1-' Tal ac Adeiladau '
2.10 HOW THINGS BEGAN. ' Farmers increase the Food Supply by Rhoda Power. (BBC recording)
2.30 Interval music
2.35 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Dramatic reading : ' The Canterville Ghost', by Oscar Wilde , adapted by M. Cathcart Borer
Harry Davidson and his Orchestra
from the Chapel of King's College, Cambridge
Antiphon : Eya ! Resurrexit
Versicles and Responses (Tomkins) Psalm 14
First Lesson : Deuteronomy 28, vv.
Magnificat (Nicholson in D flat) Second Lesson : Acts 16, vv. 6-15
Nunc dimittis (Nicholson in D flat) Creed and Collects
The Lord's Prayer (Robert Stone) Versicles and Responses (Tomlcins) Haec dies (Charles Wood) Prayers
Organist, Harold Darke
with Gaye and Nevard, Leslie Weston , Francoise Rosay (by permission of Ealing Studios),
Charlie Kunz , Revnell and West, and the £ 100 Weekly Red Cross Radio
Contest-9 introduced by Ronald Waldman and produced by Audrey Cameron
Revue Chorus and augmented BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves. Producers, John Sharman and Harry S. Pepper.
(Welsh Children's Hour). ' Blodau Mai ' : rhaglen o ganeuon Gwanwyn a Haf, gan Gor Merched Ysgol Ardwyn , Aberystwyth, o dan arweiniad William Roberts ' Y Pwrs Hir Du '. Un Arall o straeon yr Iwerddon wedi ei chyfaddasu gan Gwilym E. Thomas
' Down at the Mains ' : devised by R. Gordon McCallum. 2-Another visit to Farmer Scott's farm at Brae-side Mains
National and Regional announcements
In the last of these programmes Alec Robertson gives an illustrated talk on Cesar Franck 's Symphonic Variations
Here, there, and everywhere, in fortnightly on-the-spot broadcasts from places of interest. This week : The Army School of Piping, Edinburgh Castle. Commentator, Leo Hunter
and her Music (by arrangement with Jack Payne )
featuring Edgar Bergen , the ventriloquist, and his world-famous dummy, Charlie Mc Carthy , and Ray Noble and his Orchestra
Recorded in America by arrangement with the Armed Forces Radio Service of the War Department of the United States- of America.
with impromptu answers to listeners' questions : Professor R. Boutflour (agriculturalist), Commander A. B. Campbell , Captain Quintin Hogg M.P ,., Kingsley Martin (editor of the ' New Statesman and Nation'), C. H. Middleton. Question - Master, Donald McCullough.
Commander A. B.
Talk by A. V. Hill , F.R.S., M.P.
Professor Hill, Secretary of the Royal Society, was invited by the Government of India to advise them on scientific matters. He has recently returned to this country after five months in the East.
BBC Theatre .Orchestra, with Sylvia Cecil (soprano), Joan Trimble and Valerie Trimble (two pianos), and the BBC Theatre Chorus : conductor, Stanford Robinson
3—' The Church's Work-is it effective ? ' : discussion between Alexander G. Campbell and the Rev. J. Pitt Watson , B.D.
Rev. J. Pitt
A hundred years ago to the day, William Beckford died. He was one of the most fascinating of the eighteenth - century eccentrics. How his fantastic modern Gothic castle of Fonthill came to be built, and how it helped to change artistic and literary- taste in England, is shown in this radio portrait written by Dennis Con standuros. Produced by Peter Watts
Lord Vansittart chooses two poems by A. E. Housman and the conclusion of Walter Pater 's Renaissance '