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: LIFT UP YOUR HEARTS

A talk by Canon John Trillo

Contributors

Talk By: Canon John Trillo

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: BRITISH MELODY

BBC Concert Orchestra
(Leader, William Armon )
Conducted by Myers Foggin

Contributors

Leader: William Armon
Conducted By: Myers Foggin

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas

: Home for the Day

Marjorie Anderson introduces:
Starting Out: a series of interviews with some young men and women who have just begun work.
Beatrix Lehmann: a recent guest in "Woman's Hour".
Johnny Morris describing some of the people he meets.
John Freeman enquiring into the procedure at Juvenile Courts.

Contributors

Presenter: Marjorie Anderson
Interviewee: Beatrix Lehmann
Speaker: Johnny Morris
Reporter: John Freeman

: MORNING SERVICE

from St. Paul's Parish Church, Heaton Moor , Stockport; conducted by the Rector, the Rev.Canon Alfred H. Jeff. Preacher, the Rt. Rev. Robert Nelson , Bishop of Middleton
0 blessed Jesu, grant to us thy mercy, for thou hast created us. and hast redeemed us by thy precious blood (Tommaso Bai, 1650-1714)
Versicles and Responses Venite
Psalm 62
Lesson: St. Matthew 21, vv. 1-13 Benedictus
Creed; Lesser Litany: Collects
All glory, laud, and honour (A. and M. Rev. 98)
Sermon
Prayer
When I survey the wondrous Cross
(A. and M. Rev. 108)
, The Blessing
Organist and Choirmaster,
Geoffrey Barber

Contributors

Unknown: Heaton Moor
Unknown: Rev.Canon Alfred H. Jeff.
Unknown: Rt. Rev. Robert Nelson
Choirmaster: Geoffrey Barber

: MUSIC MAGAZINE

A weekly review edited by Anna Instone and Julian Herbage
Introduced by Julian Herbage
' Bach's Passion Music' by Jeremy Noble
' A. E. Housman (1859-1936) and English Song ' by Scott Goddard
' Musical Profile-Harry Newstone ' by Arthur Jacobs
' The first London productions of Gounod's Faust' by Dennis Arundell

Contributors

Edited By: Anna Instone
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Introduced By: Julian Herbage
Music By: Jeremy Noble
Music By: A. E. Housman
Unknown: Scott Goddard
Unknown: Arthur Jacobs
Unknown: Dennis Arundell

: Jan van der Gucht introduces YOUR CONCERT CHOICE

A request programme of records
Music for the Funeral of Queen Mary
(Purcell): the Geraint Jones Singers and Orchestra, conducted by Geraint Jones
Scarlatti songs, sung by Alfred Deller
(counter-tenor)
Symphony No. 94, in G (Surprise)
(Haydn) : Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt.

Contributors

Singers: Geraint Jones
Conducted By: Geraint Jones
Sung By: Alfred Deller
Conducted By: Sir Thomas Beecham, Bt.

: THE CRITICS

Conducted by Sir Gerald Barry
Film: Paul Dehn
Theatre: Harold Hobson
Radio: Cyril Ray
Book: Janet Adam Smith
Art: Nigel Gosling

Contributors

Conducted By: Sir Gerald Barry
Unknown: Paul Dehn
Unknown: Harold Hobson
Unknown: Cyril Ray
Unknown: Janet Adam Smith
Unknown: Nigel Gosling

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: BIRDS IN BRITAIN

A Hundred Years of Bird Research
See top of page

: OPERA-HOUSE TOUR

Gramophone records presented by Harold Rosenthal
This week : New York

Contributors

Presented By: Harold Rosenthal

: Freddy Grisewood introduces GARDENERS' QUESTION TIME

From Blackpool
Questions put by members of the Civil Service Allotment and Horticultural Society are answered by Fred Loads , Bill Sowerbutts and Alan Gemmell
Arranged by Peter D. Anderson

Contributors

Unknown: Fred Loads
Unknown: Bill Sowerbutts
Unknown: Alan Gemmell
Arranged By: Peter D. Anderson

: MAHLER

Symphony No. 5
Part 1: Trauermarsch; Stiirmisch bewegt Part 2: Scherzo
Part 3: Adagietto; Rondo-Finale played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra
(Leader, Paul Beard )
Conductor, Rudolf Schwarz

Contributors

Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Rudolf Schwarz

: I REMEMBER

Mr. Arthur Allen and Mrs. Arthur Allen
In 1925 Arthur Allen was sent into the vast unexplored Liberian jungle to open up rubber plantations. His wife joined him a little later, and together they began a new life-in which, among other things, they were captured by cannibals, and Mr. Allen found himself chief of a tribe and entitled to fifty wives.
Introduced by Irene Slade
Produced by Anthony Thwaite
(The recorded broadcast of Feb. 16)

Contributors

Unknown: Mr. Arthur Allen
Unknown: Mrs. Arthur Allen
Unknown: Arthur Allen
Introduced By: Irene Slade
Produced By: Anthony Thwaite

: CAN I HELP YOU ?

A Mixed Bag
In the last talk of the present series, Dudley Perkins answers as many as possible of the questions sent in by listeners

Contributors

Unknown: Dudley Perkins

: CHILDREN'S HOUR

For Children of Most Ages
' The Meaning of Holy Week '
A talk by the Rev. Mervyn Stockwood
5.10 For Thy Great Glory
A Cathedral Pilgrimage
LLANDAFF
Hywel Davies accompanies the Dean on a walk round the Cathedral, pausing to talk about some of its interesting features followed by A Service for Children
In which the prayers are said by the Very Rev. Eryl Thomas , the Dean. Address given by the Rev. Robert Evans. Curate of Llandaff, with a congregation of Cathedral Choristers and Llandaff school children
Introductory Prayer
There is a green hill (A. and M. Rev. 214) First Lesson: St. Mark 11, vv. 1-3 and 7-10; read by Stephen Sholto Douglas , Head Chorister
Anthem: It is a thing most wonderful
(Ireland)
Second Lesson: Philippians 2, vv. 5-11: read by Gwyneth Hopkins , Llandaff City School
(Continued in next column)
We have a King who came to earth (A. and M. Rev. 434)
The Address
Prayers
Ride on! ride on in majesty (A. and M.
Rev. 99)
The Blessing
Organist and Master of the Choristers,
Robert Joyce
Assistant Organist, V. Anthony Lewis

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Mervyn Stockwood
Unknown: Hywel Davies
Unknown: Very Rev. Eryl Thomas
Unknown: Rev. Robert Evans.
Read By: Stephen Sholto Douglas
Read By: Gwyneth Hopkins
Organist: V. Anthony Lewis

: MONEY MATTERS

Holidays Abroad by Edward Leader

: The Weather

Forecast for land areas, followed by a detailed forecast for the South-East region

: RADIO NEWSREEL

A summary of last week's events

: GRAND HOTEL

Jean Pougnet conducts his Orchestra from the Palm Court with Reginald Kilbey (cello)
This evening's visiting artist.
John Hanson

Contributors

Unknown: Jean Pougnet
Cello: Reginald Kilbey
Artist: John Hanson

: LETTER FROM AMERICA

by Alistair Cooke

Contributors

Unknown: Alistair Cooke

: THE WAY OF LIFE

A series of programmes in which Christians think about their faith and its living expression
' Three Ghosts Came Riding By'
A play for Easter by Jack Shepherd
Other parts played by Rolf Lefebvre.
Joan Irelandand Ann Nabarro
(The carol by Walter de la Mare is No. 163 in the Oxford Book of Carols)
Production by Frederick Bradnum

Contributors

Unknown: Jack Shepherd
Played By: Rolf Lefebvre.
Played By: Joan Irelandand
Played By: Ann Nabarro
Unknown: Walter de la Mare
Production By: Frederick Bradnum
Adamson: Duncan McLntyre
Tess, his wife: Marion Jennings
Debby, his daughter: Jean England
Jim.: Wilfrid Grantham
Fred: Frank Partington
Laverick: Richard Williams

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Appeal on behalf of The Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation for Disabled Ex-Servicemen (Registered as a Charity in accordance with the National Assistance Act 1948) by Lieut.-General Sir Brian Horrocks, K.C.B., K.B.E., D.S.O., M.C.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Sir Brian Horrocks , Sir Oswald Stoll Foundation, [address removed]
Founded in 1916 by the late Sir Oswald Stoll and formerly known as the War Seal Foundation, this organisation provides both family homes for disabled ex-Servicemen and 'on the spot' treatment for their disablements. By this combined method a large number of ex-Servicemen are able to regain their self-confidence and at the same time to resume, as far as practicable, normal family home life. Functioning outside the National Health Service, the Foundation increasingly depends upon public support to ensure the continuance of its vital work.

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Brian Horrocks
Unknown: Oswald Stoll
Unknown: Sir Oswald Stoll

: Ursula Howells in ' FLOWERING WILDERNESS'

by John Galsworthy
Dramatised as a serial in nine parts by Muriel Levy
PART 1
Music selected by Cynthia Pughe
Production by Robin Midgley and Val Gielgud

Contributors

Unknown: John Galsworthy
Unknown: Muriel Levy
Unknown: Cynthia Pughe
Production By: Robin Midgley
Production By: Val Gielgud
Sir Lawrence Mont: Martin Lewis
Dinny Charwell: Ursula Howells
Wilfrid Desert: John Dearth
Jack Muskham: Peter Claughton
Fleur: Mary Law
Adrian Charwell: Carleton Hobbs
Aunt Em: Hester Paton Brown
Blore: George Merritt
Waiter: Peter Wilde

: DANILO DOLCI

Champion of a Forgotten People
Nine years ago Danilo Dolci , a successful young architect visiting one of the poorest villages of Western Sicily, saw a child die of starvation. Appalled by the harsh conditions in which people were struggling to live, he decided there and then to devote his life to helping them
This account of the man and his struggle is arranged and introduced by Gavin Maxwell with the comments of Aldous Huxley
Riccardo Aragno
Professor Ross D. Waller
Professor Calogero Donna Topazia Alliata Claudia Marchello , Edward Esmerian and Joan Sinclair
Readers.
Peter O'Toole , Eric Francis
Recordings and production by Sasha Moorsom

Contributors

Unknown: Danilo Dolci
Introduced By: Gavin Maxwell
Unknown: Aldous Huxley
Unknown: Riccardo Aragno
Unknown: Professor Ross D. Waller
Unknown: Donna Topazia Alliata
Unknown: Claudia Marchello
Unknown: Edward Esmerian
Readers: Joan Sinclair
Readers: Peter O'Toole
Readers: Eric Francis
Production By: Sasha Moorsom

: MUSIC CLUB

Robert Irwin visits the Hexham and District
Music Society and introduces
Schubert's Quartet in A minor played by The Janacek Quartet:
Jiri Travnicek (violin) Adolf Sykora (violin) Jiri Kratochvil (viola)
Karel Krafka (cello)
From the Queen Elizabeth Grammar School, Hexham

Contributors

Unknown: Robert Irwin
Violin: Jiri Travnicek
Violin: Adolf Sykora
Viola: Jiri Kratochvil
Cello: Karel Krafka

: THE EPILOGUE

Jesus said: I am the true vine '
Hosea 14, vv. 4-9
Psalm 80, vv. 4-15 (Book of Common
Prayer)
St. John 15, vv. 1-21 and vv. 26-27
To Christ, the Prince of Peace (BBC
H.B. 94)
St. Mark 14, vv. 24-25

: News Summary

late weather forecast for land areas

: MUSIC AT NIGHT

Schola Polyphonica
Director, Henry Washington
From Brompton Oratory. London

Contributors

Director: Henry Washington








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