Frank Baron and his Sextet
Conducted by Arthur Anton
' My Faith and My Job '
Why I am entering the ministry by a student
Topical talk by Ursula Bloom
BBC Midland Light Orchestra
(Leader. James Hutcheon )
Conducted by Maurice Miles
Jean Carpenter (soprano)
Clifton Helliwell (piano)
Mercedes Olivera (harpsichord)
by Marjorie Taylor
Dora was a Bantu servant girl who worked for Mrs. Taylor and her family in South Africa. How and why she became so dear to them, that leaving her seemed like leaving a very cherished friend, Mrs. Taylor explains in this talk.
Records of some of his choral music
Give to our God immortal praise
(BBC H.B. 6)
New Every Morning, page 54
Psalm 25. vv. 1-10 (Broadcast Psalter) Acts 2, vv. 37-47
Father all-seeing (BBC H.B. 385)
Ralph Elman and his Bohemian Players
Concerto in A flat for two pianos and orchestra played by Orazio Frugoni and Annarosa Taddei
Vienna Symphony Orchestra Conducted by Rudolf Moralt on gramophone records
INTERMEDIATE GERMAN. ' Der Fliegende Hollander.' Nach der Oper von Richard Wagner. Ein holländischer Kapitan wird verdammt, ewig auf dem Meere umherzuirren. Nur durch die Treue eines Weibes kann er von dem Fluch erlost werden. HOrspielbearbeitung von Rolf Richards
Nach Der Oper
Sandy Macpherson at the BBC theatre organ
from a factory canteen in Newport, Monmouthshire
with Maudie Edwards, Dick James, Ossie Morris, Gerald Young
James Moody at the piano
Introduced by Frank James
Produced by Mai Jones
Forecast for land areas followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
Harry Davidson 's Orchestra and his Folk Dance Band
Guest: Grace Nevern (soprano)
Introduced by Ivan Samson
Master of Ceremonies, Arthur Ives
Caller, Peter Kennedy
Producer, Stanton Jefferies
The Francis Chagrin Ensemble
Conductor, Francis Chagrin
Gordon Whelan introduces gramophone records of famous opera singers past and present
by Lester Powell
Characters in order of speaking:
Produced by David H. Godfrey
For Children of Most Ages
' The Globe Spins ' and F. R. Buckley takes you on a musical trip to faraway lands with Vanessa Lee and the Arden Singers
Music directed by Albert Webb
Produced by Graham Gauld
5.20 For Older Children
' Conquest of the Depths '
The story of man's attempts to explore the under-water continents from the earliest times to the present day
Written in three parts by James Gleeson
3 — ' The Future '
Narrator, John Snagge
Produced by Graham Gauld
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for South-East England
A speaker with special knowledge comments on a subject of topical interest and importance
A thirty-minute programme of non-stop music played by the London Light Concert Orchestra
(Leader, Tom Jenkins )
Conducted by Michael Krein
A weekly programme about work in the world of science
Food for Disaster by Magnus Pyke , Ph.D., F.R.S.E.
Dr. Pyke contrasts the pre-war views of nutritionists with those held today and concludes that if the scientists are not careful nutrition may again become one of the humanities.
Ralph Downes (organ)
London Wind Players
Conductor, Harry Blech
Fantasia in F minor (K.608), for a mechanical organ
Serenade in B flat (K.361), for wind instruments
The seventh of a series of nine weekly concerts of chamber music to commemorate the bicentenary of the birth of Mozart
Given before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House. London, W.l
Mozart began his Serenade for twelve wind instruments and double bass at Munich early in 1781. He completed the work in Vienna that year, shortly before his dismissal from the service of the Archbishop of Salzburg.
The Fantasia in F minor is the second of three pieces written by Mozart during the last two years of his life, for an organ-mechanism inside a clock; this was one of a collection of curiosities belonging to Count Josef Deym. Julian Budden
by J. B. Priestley
I-From Vancouver to Toronto
Few nations are developing as fast as Canada. J. B. Priestley has just returned from travelling across the country from coast to coast, visiting some of the principal cities on the way. He talks about his impressions of the Canadian scene, both as a traveller and as a social observer.
Anona Winn , Joy Adamson
Jack Train and Kenneth Home ask all the questions and Gilbert Harding knows some of the answers
Presented by C. F Meehan
A private enquiry by Cyril Ray
Arrangements for distributing eggs have recently attracted much attention owing to the public enquiry into the new compulsory scheme for egg marketing proposed by the three National Farmers' Unions.
Mr. Ray has been speaking to some of the interested parties, and recordings of these interviews are heard in this programme.
A programme of gramophone records
A quarterly series edited and introduced by Maxwell Knight
Maxwell Knight looks back through the last few months on some of the events and research in progress in the natural history world and, with the help of contributions from other well-known naturalists, enquires more deeply into certain subjects.
Produced by Brandon Acton-Bond
Talk by Christmas Humphreys President of the Buddhist Society
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
A review of today's overseas commodity and financial news, and the London Stock Market closing report