The Billy Mayerl Rhythm Ensemble
Conductor, David Curry
' Witnesses of the Risen Lord ' by Lord Hemingford
Norrie Paramor and his Orchestra
Elena Kudian (piano)
Harold Child (baritone)
Ernest Lush (piano)
by E. J. Edwards
An old Samoan chief, a schoolmaster, and a party of children set out on a dark night to cross a waste of barren lava rock on the island of Savaii. E. J. Edwards describes how they lost their way and how they were rescued by two unexpected guides.
Records of movements from his Missa Solemnis, with the Robert Shaw Chorale and soloists, and NBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Arturo Toscanini
Tuesday in Easter Week
The day of Resurrection (BBC H.B.
New Every Morning, page 99 Psalm 46 (Broadcast psalter) Colossians 3. vv. 1-11
Jesus lives (BBC H.B. 106)
Phil Tate and his Orchestra
on gramophone records
Overture. The Siege of Corinth
(Rossini): Vienna State Opera Orchestra. conducted by Mario Rossi
Symphony No. 2, in B fiat (Schubert):
Boston Symphony Orchestra; conductor. Charles Munch
Bacchanal (The Seasons) (Glazunov):
Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Efrem Kurtz
* Trial by Sasswood' by Esther Warner
A modern story of travel in Africa adapted by Becky Cocking
1 — ' The Coming of Comma '
and his Latin-American Orchestra
from a factory canteen in Birmingham with Frances Taylor and Gerald Delmondi, Graham Stark, Doreen Hume and Robert Moreton, Harry Engleman (piano), Vic Mortiboys (bass), Bob Mansell (drums).
Introduced by Philip Garston-Jones.
Forecast for land areas. followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
From the BBC Theatre. Bristol
R. H. Westwater , a painter, finds with gramophone records, some common ground between music and painting
This week's programme includes music by Walton, Britten, and Gavin Gordon
by Philip Mackie
Radio adaptation by Cynthia Pughe
Produced by H. B. Fortuin
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 19)
Great Metropolitan Handicap Stakes
See top of column 3
Emile Philippe (piano)
Children's Corner Suite:
Dr. Gradus ad Parnassum; Jimbo's lullaby ; Serenade for the doll; Snow is dancing; The little shepherd; The golliwogg's cake-walk
Minstrels (Preludes, Book One)
by John Phillimore
One summer evening a man wearing full evening dress hailed a taxi and gave the driver an imposing address. The onlookers in the street were impressed, and knew that he must be going to a grand party. So he was-but it doesn't always do to judge by appearances.
John Phillimore went to the party through the door marked ' Staff.'
For Younger Listeners
A Nursery Sing-Song
Tom Fletcher and girls from a school in Ã–rebro introduce
'Little Songs from Sweden'
(Programme recorded by courtesy of RadiotjÃ¤nst, Stockholm)
followed by 'Susieanne finds a Playmate'
A story by Joyce Stranger, told by Daphne Oxenford
17.25 For Children of Most Ages
England's Green and Pleasant Land
A medley of spring verse for St George's Day compiled by Geoffrey Dearmer with music chosen by Josephine Plummer
Betty Hardy and Carleton Hobbs
St George in this anthology
His glory to a greater yields;
His armour's in the armoury -
He wanders with us in the fields.
Verse compiled by:
Music chosen by:
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 coments
6.37 app. London Stock Market report
BBC West of England
(Leader. Frederick Lunnon ) Conductor, Frank Cantell
A musical Irish blend with The Four Ramblers
Henry Hinds and the Light Orchestra
(Leader, William Mclnulty ) Conductor, David Curry Produced by. Sam Denton
A panel game devised by Tony Shryane and Edward J. Mason
E. Arnot Robertson and Frank Muir challenge
Nancy Spain and Dents Norden
In the umpire's chair, Jack Longland
A twice-weekly survey of current affairs
Speakers in the studio in London and from regional and overseas centres contribute news and views on the issues of today and tomorrow
by Melville Cook
From Hereford Cathedral
See top of page and page 4
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news