Fred Alexander and his Players
Conductor, David Curry
Some Prayers Jesus Prayed
A series of talks by the Rev. W. W. Simpson
Rev. W. W.
Ron Goodwin and his Orchestra
by Robert Collet
All glory, laud, and honour (S.P. 135.
A. and M. 98. P. and H. 61. all omitting vv. 2, 3. and 6: C.H. 91, omitting vv. 1. 2. and 5: Tune. St. Theodulph)
Interlude: ' 'The Trial before Pilate Prayers: the Prayer of St. Richard; the Lord's Prayer
Rejoice, the Lord is king (S.P. 632:
A. and M. 202: C.H. 135, omitting v. 6; P. and H. 150: Tune, Gopsal)
100 EARLY STAGES IN French. A programme in simple French in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Scene: Tout est bien qui flnit bien. Script by Emile Harven. (BBC recording)
Father, we praise thee. now the night is over (BBC H.B. 405)
New Every Morning, page 54
Psalm 25, vv. 1-10 (Broadcast psalter) St. Mark 12, w. 1-12
Thy mercv. Lord. is in the heavens
(BBC H.B. 482)
George Scott-Wood and his Accordion Band
MUSIC and MOVEMENT 1. by Marjorie Eele
11.20 GENERAL science. Animal Behaviour. 5—'Intelligence in Mammals ' by Desmond Morris , Ph.D. Series introduced by Niko Tinbergen. (BBC recording)
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. The Christian Interpretation. 12-The Interpretation of the Ordinary Believer. Script by Robert C. Walton
and his Latin-American Orchestra
from a factory at Park Royal, London
with June Birch , Peter Kent, The Terrys, Charlie Chester
James Moody (piano) Bert Weedon (guitar) Max Abrams (drums)
Presented by Bill Gates
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A spontaneous discussion by Ralph Wightman
Lady Violet Bonham Carter , D.B.E.
Gerald Nabarro , M.P.
Sydney Silverman , M.P.
Produced by Kenneth Hudson
Before an audience from Bristol Tramways Sports Association
Lady Violet Bonham
STORIES AND RHYMES. ' The Sorcerer ' by Margaret Gore
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH II. Trial by Sasswood ' by Esther Warner : a modern story of travel in Africa. adapted for broadcasting bv Becky Cocking. 3—' The Trial'
2.40 NATURE CALENDAR.
2.45 NATURE STUDY. Nature Quiz. Pencils and papers will be needed for this programme.
Conducted by Walter Allen
Art: Basil Taylor
Film: Dilys Powell
Theatre: Richard Findlater Radio: Colin Maclnnes Book: Elspeth Huxley
R. H. Westwater , a painter, finds, with gramophone records, some common ground between music and painting
This week his programme includes music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn, and Ravel
by Lance Sieveking
Legends accumulated round the personality of Aleister Crowley , who styled himself ' The Beast 666' of the Book of Revelation and boasted of practising Black Magic. Lance Sieveking did not know him well, but their paths crossed in curious circumstances and the impressions made by the ' Beast' was no doubt the reverse of that intended.
For Younger Listeners
'Once Upon a Time....
' The Yellow Fairy Book '
Collected by Andrew Lang
1 — ' The Cat and the Mouse' told by Jo and ' The Six Swans ' told by Eve
5.25 For Children of Most Ages.
Your questions answered by the resident members-James Fisher , L. Hugh Newman. and Peter Scott — with Derek McCulloch
(Uncle Mac) in the chair
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A programme for listeners in the South-East of England
6.15 Local news followed by Reports and comments
6.37 app. London Stock Market report
BBC West of England
(Leader, Frederick Lunnon ) Conductor, Frank Cantell
Al Read takes life as he finds it and invites you to share the fun with friends from the world of music including The Kordites and the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra
Conducted by Alyn Ainsworth
Produced by Ronnie Taylor
(The recorded broadcast of March 24 in the Light Programme)
(Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Laszlo Somogyi
Endre Wolf (violin)
Ferenc Farkas , who was fifty-one last December, is one of the best-known figures in the modern musical scene in Hungary. A pupil of Respighi, be is an extravert composer, whose music appeals to a wide audience: his works include an opera, The Magic Cupboard, a Symphony, and much music for the theatre
— and for films (including incidental music to several of Shakespeare's plays).
His ballet The Sly Students was produced at the Hungarian State Opera in Budapest in 1949. The movements are: Fair in Debrecen, Air de danse, Students' Dance, Gypsy music, Pas de deux, and Finale. Deryck Cooke
The last in a series of adaptations from the sound-tracks of some of the best musical films recently produced
The Twentieth Century-Fox film starring
Gordon MacRae , Dan Dailey
Ernest Borgnine , Sheree North
Narration by Don Mason
Adapted for radio by Roy Bradford
Produced by Ruth Dennis
I-Defence in the thermo-nuclear age
Alan Bullock , in the chair
Marshal of the R.A.F.
Sir John Slessor, G.C.B., D.S.O., M.C.
Chief of the Air Staff, 1960-2
P. M. S. Blackett, F.B.S.
Professor of Physics.
Imperial College. London
Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Evans Lombe, K.C.B. a former Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff
This evening's speakers deal with the revolutionary implications for military planning of the hydrogen bomb and atomic weapons now coming into use. Tomorrow at 9.15: Counting the Cost
Slessor, G.C.B., D.S.O., M.C.
P. M. S.
Vice-Admiral Sir Edward Evans
Use Wolf (soprano)
Jack Brymer (clarinet)
Henry Bronkhurst (piano)
Sonata in F minor, Op. 120 No. 1, for clarinet and piano - Brahms
Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The shepherd on the rock) for soprano and piano, with clarinet obbligato - Schubert
The Megalithic Monuments of France by Glyn Daniel , Ph.D.
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report. and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news