and Home Service programme sumpiary
Exercises for men : Coleman Smith
Exercises for women : May Brown
At the pianos, Barbara Laing and Lena Blackman. (BBC«recording)
Gramophone records of excerpts from ' The Queen of Sheba ' and ' Mireille '
and his Sextet, with Helen Clare
from page 1 of ' New Every Morning ' and page 6 of ' Each Returning Day '. 0 praise ye the Lord ; Psalm 63, vv. 1-8 0 help us, Lord
Transcriptions, on gramophone .records
Jesu, joy of man's desiring (Bach-
Hess) : Myra Hess (piano)
Largo (Handel) : Gaspar Cassado
Hark, hark, the lark (Schubert-
Liszt) : Mark Hambourg (piano)
Cradle Song (Schubert-Elman):
Spring Night (Schumann—Liszt) :
Eileen Joyce (piano)
Ave Maria (Schubert-Wilhelmj):
Yehudi Menuhin (violin)
Eileen Joyce (piano)
On Wings of Song (Mendelssohn-
Tertis) Lionel Tertis (viola)
Song of the Volga Boatmen (arr.
Kreisler) : Kreisler (violin)
11.0. SCOTTISH HERITAGE. 'Young Lochinvar': dramatic illustrations of Scott's poem, by. Kathleen Goldie
11.20 CURRENT AFFAIRS, discussed by experts
11.40 MUSIC AND THE DANCE, by John Horton. 3 — ' The Minuet'
from Scotland -and West : war-workers in two widely separated factories coriibine to entertain you and their fellow-workers in the lunch-hour break. Introduced by Howard M. Lockhart in Scotland, and Hamilton Kennedy in the West
Conducted by Harold Lowe
1.50 FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (England). Finding out about Dylsford. ' In Good Heart', by Honor Wyatt
2.10 Interval music
2.15 GENERAL SCIENCE. Science and the future. 3—' Planning the Town '
2.35 Interval music
2.40. JUNIOR ENGLISH. Serial play in three parts, based on Howard Pyle 's version of the Arthurian legends : Part 1— 'The Coming of Arthur '
Howard Baker and his Band
5—From Durham Cathedral.
Introduced by Frank Phillips. Kathleen Riddick String Orchestra : conductor, Kathleen Riddick. Leon Goossens (oboe)
A strange incident, by Mabel Constanduros and Howard Agg , produced by Hugh Stewart
Beth am farddoniaeth heddiw ? Gwrandewch ar ateb pendant lienor o'r hen- ysgol, John Jenkyn Morgan. (Talk in Welsh)
5.20 ' Mr. Noah's Holiday ' : another Toytown story by S. G. Hulme Beaman
5.55 Children's Hour prayers
National and Regional announcements
Programme on the occasion of the 130th celebration of Norwegian Independence Day. Written and produced by D. G. Bridson
Douglas Houghton discusses the many regulations and official forms with which everyone nowadays has to deal
A Jewish fantastic comedy with music. Freely adapted from the Yiddish of S. J. Charendorf by Max Kester. Produced by Max Kester
Yiddish traditional music and original melodies, played by the BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell
Isaac Silverman, a tailor:
Sara Silverman, his wife':
Sam, their son (The King):
Dave his brother:
Beckv, Dave's fiancee:
Abraham Levy, from Golder's Green:
Lily their daughter:
Izzy Mver, a neighbour:
Joseph Schwartz, a neighbour ; a reporter ; Equerry to the King of Lampedusa ; a tradesman:
Music by the great Norwegian composer, played by the BBC Northern Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Malcolm Sargent. Cyril Smith (piano)
Two Elegiac Melodies, for strings Homage March (Sigurd Jorsalfar)
This was a programme for the -English on St. George's Day,
1944. Music arranged and conducted by Victor Hely-Hutchin son, and performed by the BBC Augmented Revue Orchestra and Chorus, and men of Ack-Ack Command. Programme arranged and produced by Laurence Gil liam and Louis MacNeice. (Recording of the broadcast on Sunday, April 23, 1944) '
The setting of the programme is a Services concert, at which men of the Army. Navy, and R.A.F. are listening to a medley of popular and traditional English tunes. To five contrasted members of this audience of fighting men, all on the eve of action, these songs evoke memories and associations which build a composite picture of England and the English at this decisive moment in . history.
' Proof in the Eating by Edith Fuller , read by Eric Gillett
Famous bands playing popular dance tunes, on gramophone records
Clive Richardson and Tony Lowry (two pianos), with the BBC Midland Light Orchestra : conductor, Rae Jenkins