Today's choice of records is by Norman Wooland
followed by News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
and his Band, with Helen Mack and John Silver. t
followed by 'THE GRAMOPHONE
Overture Portsmouth Point
(Walton) : BBC Symphony Orchestra. conducted by Sir Adrian Boult
Serenade for Strings, in E minor
(Elgar) : London Philharmonic Orchestra. conducted by the composer.
St. Paul's Suite (Holst) : Jacques
Recording of last Thursday's broadcast
followed by ' COMMAND PERFORMANCE'
This programme is recorded in America and is heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network
Conductor, Rae Jenkins
followed at 11.2 by Sidelights from Today's Papers
Entertainment blended to suit the taste, of the Royal Navy. This mixture includes Evelyn Dall ; Off the Liberty Boat '-the Navy's own contribution to the programme ; ' Turn Back the Clock — musical memories revived bv Arthur Sand-ford ; ' Archie Takes the Helm ' (featuring Peter Brough and Archie Andrews ) : Eric Barker ; Sing a Song, Sailor ' — join in the chorus with Joan Young. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Programme introduced by 'Hubert,' and produced by Charles Maxwell.
Conductor, Ian Whyte
Concerto grosso, for strings. No. 18,
followed by ' VARIETY BAND-BOX'
An entertainment chosen by Forces serving overseas : Elsie Carlisle , Issy
Bonn, Harry Jacobson in ' Composer Cavalcade.' Stephane Grappelly , and Julia Behar (by arrangement with the Windmill Theatre). Hal Monty. and Jack Payne 's Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Andrews , with Carole Carr and Bettv Webb. Introduced by Bessie Love. Produced by Cecil Madden and Stephen Williams. From the stage of the Queensberry All-Services Club. (This week's edition dedicated to the ' Basrah Times.)
Special programme for American Forces overseas
speaking to Forces overseas
followed by 'RADIO NEWSREEL'
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces overseas
Oscar Grasso with Robinson Cleaver at the theatre organ. Introduced by Sandy Macpherson
followed by reports from the battlefronts
Conducted by Charles Groves
The final programme in a series of happy-go-lucky hours of care-free entertainment, based on suggestions made to Carroll Levis during his recent tour among the Forces Overseas. ' The Radio Deceivers,' ' Just the Job,' ' Piano Time,' and the well-known ' Discoveries ' feature. James Etherington (tenor) ; Will Fyffe (guest star). Betty Paul , and Johnnv the Page-boy. The Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black . Script by Ray Sonin. Introduced by Carroll Levis. Produced, by Eric Fawcett.
Including a newsletter from the West' of England followed at 8.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
in 'Anne to You," introduced by Neal Arden , with Nat Allen and his Combined Dance and Concert Orchestra. Produced by Alick Hayes. (Recording of Sunday's broadcast)
edited and read by Lieutenant Frederic Phelan , A.I.F., and NEWS FROM NEW ZEALAND edited and read by Arthur Heighway
Gramophone programme of requests from Forces overseas
Jupiter, The Bringer of Jollity (The
Planets : Holst : London Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the composer
Violin Concerto, Op. 44 (Myuskorsky) : David Ovstrakh (violin), with the U.S.S.R.' State Orchestra, conducted by A. Gauk '
Sung and played by the BBC Revue Chorus and Revue Orchestra, conducted by Alan Crooks.
(News Headlines at 9.58)
Harry Fryer and his Orchestra.