and Home Service programme summary
Exercises for men :
Exercises for women : May
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman. (BBC recording)
LEONCAVALLO and MASCAGNI
Gramophone records of excerpts from Mascagni's 'Rantzau', ' Isabeau ', ' Le Maschere and ' Lodeletta '
' Freddy Grisewood Speaking '
with Isabelita Alonso
from a selection of records
String Trio, in B flat played by the Silverman Trio
from page 49 of ' New Every Morning' and page 44 of ' Each Returning Day '. Praise, my soul, the King of heaven ; Psalm 82 : Eternal Father, strong to save
Van Dam and his Orchestra
11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by Percy Young. 1—' How Music makes Sense' : a lesson on the importance of rhythm and phrasing. Song : The Water of Tyne
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Recent develonments in the British Empire :
Glbraltar and Malta'
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES. ' The Boastful Weathercock' : original dialogue story by Mary Knight
Fantasy-Overture : Romeo and Juliet Waltz (Eugen Onegin ) played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Clarence Raybould
Lunch-time entertainment for factory-workers, from a factory somewhere in Britain
Topical magazine programme
2.0 NATURE STUDY. 'Animals at Dawn' - badger, owl, stoat, adder : by Scott Kennedy
2.15 I YSGOLION CYMRU (For Welsh schools). Hanes Cymru. 1—'Y Diwigiad Methodistaidd , gan A. H. Williams
2.35 SENIOR HISTORY II. 'The Changing World ' : railways open up the great continents and move men and materials round the world : by;, Rhoda Power and Philip Brown
Arthur Dulay and his Cameo Orchestra
Geoffrey Mortlock introduces gramophone records of convivial scenes in opera '
with Elsie Carlisle , Rudi Mancini , Douglas Robinson , and Reginald Williams and his ' Futurists '. Produced by Leslie Bridgmont. From the Pump Room, Bath
(Studio Service in Welsh). Cymerir y Gwejldlau o'r llyfr ' Bob Bore o Newydd'
5.20 ' Jasper's Prize' : play by E. Eynon Evans , based on a short story by John Shervey. Produced by Morfudd Mason Lewis
5.50 Negro work-songs, sung by Josh White to his guitar ; introduced by Alan Lomax
National and Regional announcements
David Thomson , student of French affairs, traces the fortunes of Vichy in the past two years, and describes how the collaborationists have been hindered in their efforts to help Hitler by the growth of French resistance
' Making the best of your grass from permanent grassland and leys' : discussion between W. A. Stewart , of the Northamptonshire Institute of Agriculture, and H. R. Overman , Chairman of the Northamptonshire War Agricultural Executive Committee
Violin Concerto in D played by Ida Haendel with the BBC Scottish Orchestra : conductor, Ian Whyte
21—' In the Land of Haile
Ralph Barlow , of the Friends' Ambulance Unit, describes his recent visit to Ethiopia. Programme introduced by Norman Wool-and. Script by Leslie Baily. BBC Revue Orchestra, conducted by Charles Groves. Produced by Eric Fawcett i
with Horace Percival , Fred Yule , Dorothy Summers , Sydney Keith , Dino Galvani , Bill Stephens , Diana Morrison , Jean Capra ; singer, Maria Perilli. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Script and lyrics by Ted Kavanagh. Produced by Francis Worsley
Adapted from the story by Edgar Allan Poe. Weekly half-hour of mystery and suspense, written by John Dickson Carr, and produced by Martyn C. Webster. (Third series)
Marius Goring in...
The Grand Inquisitor:
Rev. John G. Williams , of the BBC Religious Broadcasting Department
Rev. John G.
Opera by Randall Thompson. Libretto based on Rudyard Kip-ling's story The Butterfly that Stamped'. (CBS recording)
This opera is one of the most recent works of the American composer Randall Thompson , who was born in New York in 1899. A pupil of Ernest Bloch , he has written many choral and orchestral works, including two symphonies. He is also a conductor. notably of choral music, and has had a distinguished scholastic career. In 1939 he succeeded Josef Hofmann as Director of the Curtis Institute of Music. Philadelphia.
and his Band, with Terry Devon , Alan Dean , and Diane. From the Pavilion, Weston-super-Mare