Records chosen by Forces overseas
followed by News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
(by permission of the Air Council), conducted by Sgt. J. Miller.
Margaret McArthur (contralto) ; John Francis (flute)
Richard Crean and his Orchestra.
followed by 'THE GRAMOPHONE
The Roman Carnival (Berlioz) :
London Philharmonic Orchestra. conducted by Sir Thomas Bee 'cham
Slavonic Rhapsody. No. 3 (Dvordk) :
London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham
Theme and Variations (Suite No. 3 :
Tchaikovsky) : Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Dr. Malcolm Sargent
Spanish Caprice (Rimsky-Korsakov) : Hallé Orchestra, conducted by Sir Hamilton Harty
followed at 12.2 by Sidelights from Today's Papers
Fight the good fight (A.P.B. 28) ; Acts 4, vv. 24-31.
Records chosen by civilian and Forces listeners overseas
followed by 'MELODY MIXTURE'
Light music, arranged and played by Jack Byfield and his Players, with James Bell at the organ
for India Command-from Derby. News, music, and people, introduced by .Philip Wade. Produced by E. Livesey.
Programme by the well-known Canadian dance orchestra, with songs by Art Hallman and Norma Locke.
followed by RADIO NEWSREEL
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
with David McCallum (violin), Magda Kun , and Roderick Lloyd (bass). Augmented BBC Theatre Orchestra, under its conductor, Charles Groves. Programme introduced by Lionel Gamlin. Produced by Michael North.
Conducted by Julius Harrison
Glasgow Corporation Transport Choir : conductor, Wilfred H. Phillips ; Jose, the blind accordionist ; stars of the Scottish summer shows : Tommy Morgan ; News from home. Programme introduced by James Sloan , and produced by Howard M. Lockhart
Rev. Ronald Selby Wright , S.C.F.. talks to the troops again. (BBC recording)
Rev. Ronald Selby
Weekly broadcasts from well-known theatres. This week's bill :
Dave Willis , David Dale , Eve Lister, and Kathleen West. From King's Theatre, Glasgow
Reg. Leopold plays popular light pieces written or transcribed for' the fiddle
Joe Louis: the world's heavyweight champion in action. Description by Raymond Glendenning, and W.H. Barrington Dalby, made during a boxing exhibition given to Allied troops based in Great Britain.
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces serving overseas
and HOME NEWS FROM BRITAIN followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Recorded in America, by arrangement with the U.S. Armed Forces
Gramophone records, including requests from Forces overseas
Homage March (Sigurd Jorsalfar :
Grieg) : Halle Orchestra
Piano Concerto No.2, in C minor.
Op. 18 (Rachmaninoff) : Sergei Rachmaninoff , with the Philadelphia Orchestra
Ritual Fire - Dance (Love the Magician : Falla) : Boston Promenade Orchestra
Harry Fryer and his Orchestra.