The Jack Nathan Quintet
A breakfast-time magazine bringing you news, views, and interviews followed by MORNING MUSIC
Advent means Coming
A talk by Father Agnellus Andrew, O.F.M.
Christ comes to the family
Audrey Russell in a series of conversations with distinguished people of many interests
6-Sir Guy Salisbury-Jones soldier and wine-grower
Hark the glad sound (S.P. 62; A. and M. 53; C.H. 40, omitting vv. 2. 4, 6; P. and H. 36: Tune, Bristol, S.P.)
Interlude: ' Belshazzar's Feast'
Prayers; the Prayer for Forgiveness; the Lord's Prayer
Hills of the north, rejoice (BBC Supplement 11; S.P. 64. C.H. 372, and P. and H. 81. all omitting v. 5: Tune. Little Cornard)
10.0 EARLY STAGES IN FRENCH. A programme in simple French, in which listeners are invited to take an active part. Script by Micheline Coquin.
Scène: 'Sonnez, Cloches de Noël!' Monsieur Boissier and Nicole make preparations for Christmas.
Behold, the mountain of the Lord
(BBC H.B. 485)
New Every Morning, page 37 Psalm 122 (Broadcast psalter) Revelations 2, vv. 1-11
0 happy band of pilgrims (BBC H.B.
George Scott-Wood and his Accordion Band
MUSIC AND MOVEMENT i, by Olive Rees
11.20 GENERAL SCIENCE. Star Gazing, by J. G. Porter, Ph.D.
11.40 RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY. Belief and Disbelief in the Modern World. ' The Riddle in which We Rest.' by the Rt. Rev. B. C. Butler. o.s.B., Abbot of Downside.
Rev. B. C.
(Leader, Philip Whiteway) Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region
A spontaneous discussion by Mary Stocks , Morgan Phillips
Denzil Batchelor , Charles Curran
Question-Master, Freddy Grisewood
From the Plumer Barracks, Plymouth
STORIES AND RHYMES. ' The Little Fir Tree ' by Alison Uttley
2.20 SENIOR ENGLISH il. ' Arms and the Man': scenes from the play by Bernard Shaw. Part 3
2.40 NATURE CALENDAR.
2.45 NATURE STUDY. 11-Nature Quiz. Script by Geoffrey Hall. (BBC recording)
Royal Artillery Mounted Band
Conducted by Major Basil H. Brown , M.B.E.
Director of Music
News Summary at 3.30
Major Basil H.
by Sewell Stokes
Mr. Stokes met Aldous Huxley about 1930 when he was living in Paris and visiting London. He recalls Huxley's depression at the state of England, his reactions to the theatre, the music-hall, the cinema, to a large restaurant in Tottenham Court Road, and a large dance hall not far from it.
A message of comfort and cheer for all ' in trouble, sorrow, need, sickness, or any other adversity '
Stuart Hibberd introduces a talk by Fr. Aloysius Roche
Listeners' letters are very welcome as they give real help in planning these talks. Send them to Stuart Hibberd , c/o Silver Lining, Broadcasting House, London, W.I. Listeners will realise that speakers cannot reply personally but will try to deal with their problems in the talks.
BBC Scottish Orchestra
(Leader, J. Mouland Begbie ) Conducted by Colin Davis
Janet Fraser (contralto)
For Younger Listeners
* Once Upon a Time ...'
' The Crimson Fairy Book '
Collected by Andrew Lang
5-' Eisenkopf '
Told by David
Like Rumpelstiltskin and Tom-Tit-Tot, this story shows how difficult things can become if, without knowing much about him, you accept help from a stranger.
5.25 For Children of Most Ages
Your questions answered by the resident members-James Fisher , Peter Scott , and L. Hugh New man-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
6.15-6.25 VHF: Rowridge
(92.9 Mc/s) for the South Coast:
Area news and weather summary
by Millicent Silver
A request programme of records including this week:
Diarv of a Young Man who disappeared (Jandcek): Ernst Haftiger (tenor), Cora Canne Meyer (mezzosoprano), with Felix de Nobel (piano) and three members of the Netherlands Chamber Choir
Four Pieces (Suk):' Ginette Neveu
(violin) and Jean Neveu (piano)
Scherzo Capriccioso (Dvorak): Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Wolfgang Sawallisch
In a spontaneous conversation Dr. Ernst (Putzi) Hanfstaengl discusses with Alan Bullock author of Hitler, a Study in Tyranny
Peter Fleming the well-known writer and traveller and Lindley Fraser
Head of the BBC German Service questions raised by them regarding his recent book Hitler-the Missing Years
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
Ilse Wolf (soprano)
Gervase de Peyer (clarinet)
Ernest Lush (piano)
Robert Masters Piano Quartet:
Robert Masters (violin) Nannie Jamieson (viola)
Muriel Taylor (cello)
Ross Pratt (piano) with James W. Merrett (double-bass)
Schubert Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (The shepherd on the rock), for soprano and piano, with clarinet obbligato
Piano Quintet in A (The Trout)
Before an invited audience in the Concert Hall, Broadcasting House, London. Tickets may be obtained from Ticket Unit, Broadcasting House, London. W.I.
followed by late weather forecast for land areas
London Stock Market closing report, and a review of today's overseas commodity and financial news