Cheerful gramophone records
for the Middle East Forces. Messages recorded by members of the Services for their relatives and friends in Great Britain, arranged by Peter Haddon
Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Ronnie Munro ), with Jae Fraser , Ann Rich , and Ian Gourlay
Sunday Service, conducted by the Rev. Frederic Greeves , from Wesley Memorial Church, Oxford
Eternal Father, strong to save (A.P.B.
Lesson Address Prayers
Jesus shall reign (A.P.B. 59) Blessing
Organist, C. D. Parker
Presented by Iqbal B. Sarin , ' India Calling' : personal messages from India to the members of H.M. Forces in Great Britain
Conductor, Mr. J. B. H. Thorpe
Mr. J. B. H.
BBC recording of the programme broadcast direct to North America during the midnight break yesterday, from a factory somewhere in Britain.
Tunes from the Great White Way, on gramophone records, introduced by Charles Maxwell
Ninth of these programmes, featuring Portland Hoffa, Al Goodman with his Orchestra, and Fred Allen. Recorded in America by arrangement with the Special Service Division of the War Department of the United States of America
Recording of last Thursday's broadcast
Waltz Song (Romeo and Juliet : Gounod) :
Eide Norena (soprano)
Prize Song (The Mastersingers : Wagner) :
Waiter Widdop (tenor)
Bring the garlands of flowers (Lakmé :
Delibes) : Germaine Feraldy (soprano) and A. Bernadet (mezzo-soprano)
From fair Provence (La Traviata : Verdi):
Dennis Noble (baritone)
Duet from Act 4, (La Traviata : Verdi) :
Vina Bovy (soprano) and Georges Thill (tenor)
Barcarolle (Tales of Hoffmann : Offenbach) : Jeanne Dusseau and Nancy Evans , with Sadler's Wells Chorus and Orchestra
Love, come to my aid (Samson and / Delilah : Saint-Saens) : Marian Ander son (contralto)
Variety show by members of the Canadian Army and the Royal Canadian Air Force. Sgt. Stan Shedden and the Canuck's Orchestra; Cpl. Bill Smith ; L.A.C. Ted Hock-ridge ; Gunner Carl Asplund , and a fun department presided over by Cpl. Ernie Holden and Pte. Chick Zamick. Master of Ceremonies, Gerry Wilmot. Produced by the London office of the C.B.C.
Series of talks by the Rev. Dorothy Wilson : 6—' A World fit for Heroes'
Debroy Somers and his Band
and the Cuban Caballeros, with Dorothe Morrow
The famous band-leader talks about himself and his band, and plays some of his records in an interview with Roy Lockwood.
An off-duty entertainment featuring some of the talent in the N.F.S. Region No. 9, given before a Services audience in the Queensberry Club, Birmingham, with Robb Wilton as visiting fireman. Produced by Jacques Brown
Jacques Hopkins sings and speaks about some favourite hymns
Gramophone records chosen by members of the fighting Services and of the Home Front who work behind them. Programme produced by Laurence Greenberg
by Alan Dent
from a section of the BBC Variety
'Orchestra (led by Frank Cantell) with Arthur Sandford at the piano and Reginald Mitchell (tenor). Conducted by Charles Shadwell
Review of the week's news
with Sackville and West, Mona Vivian , Ronald Chesney , Murray and Mooney, and Harry Korris as ' Mr. Lovejoy ', assisted by Cecil Frederick (' Ramsbottom '), and Robbie Vin cent (' Enoch '). Happidrome Orchestra and Chorus. Show produced and conducted by Ernest Longstaffe
Harry Fryer and his Orchestra, with Sylvia Welling and Sidney Burchall
Theatreland's tribute to the Forces everywhere-a programme sponsored by every branch of the entertainment world and produced with the co- operation of the Theatres' War Service Council
This week : the third of three special programmes in this series. The show tonight is dedicated especially to the British Navy and includes some of Britain's most famous stars
The programme, produced by Michael North , comes from a theatre in the heart of London and is transmitted throughout the world-wide network of the BBC
' Our Father ' (iii). As pants the hart (A. and M. 238) ; St. John 14, w. 1-14 ; Thou art the way (A. and M. 199) ; St. John 14, v. 9
Records of armchair music
Jack Simpson and his Sextet