Records chosen by Forces overseas
Records of George Melachrino
Recording of the Scottish Variety Orchestra (conductor, Kemlo Stephen ), broadcast in the Home Service at
4.30 p.m. on March 26
News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
on gramophone records
Hungarian Storm March: London
Symphony Orchestra, "conducted by Albert Coates
Symphonic Poem: Orpheus: Columbia
Broadcasting Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Howard Barlow
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12: HallS
Orchestra, conducted . by Sir Hamilton Harty
Band of the Royal Canadian Air Force' Overseas (by permission of the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief),. conducted by Warrant Officer E. Robins
Jean Summers (soprano): George Fleming (baritone): Esme Haynes (violin). At the piano, Andrew Bryson
Conductor, Capt. Robert Farnon. Songs by Pte. Joanne Dallas
Conductor, Rae Jenkins
Conducted by Michael Krein
by Maurice Webb.
Recording of last night's broadcast
under the direction of R.S.M. George Melachrino , with Beryl Davis and Ronald Chesney.
by Mileson Horton. Produced by Peter Watts. 5—' The Case of the Curious Caretaker.'
P C Jones:
Song successes from stage, film, and Tin-Pan Alley which you may like to remember, sung by Edna Kaye. Denny Dennis , and Vincent Tildsley 's Mastersingers. Music played by the .augmented Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black. (BBC recording)
Close-ups from the war-fronts
blended to suit the taste of the Royal Navy. with Pat Taylor (by permission of Jack Hylton ): ' Don't be Fright 'nautical magic by Sirdani : ' Off the Liberty Boat '-the Navy's own contribution: 'Naval Intelligence '-a quiz bee ; ' Million-Airs -songs which have sold a million. introduced by Steve Conway ; the Western Brothers. BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Introduced by ' Hubert ' and produced by Charles Maxwell.
by Ralph Wightman. (BBC recording)
Background information on matters of current interest
Conducted by Clarence Raybould
and reports from the battlefronts
Conducted by Alan Crooks , with George James (bass)
Excerpts from George Black 's musical funfare 'Happy and Glorious.' Produced by Robert Nesbitt. with Tommy Trinder. Zoe Gail , Elisabeth Welch. George Gray. Chappie D'Amato. .. Debroy Somers and his Stage Orchestra, and the London Palladium Orchestra, under the direction of William Richardson. From the London Palladium
Programme for men stationed in out-of-the-way places, arranged and introduced by Barbara McFadyean
Followed at 910 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Shortened version of last Saturday's recorded broadcast in the Home Service
speaking to Forces' overseas
United Carmarthenshire Choirs, conducted by Tom Pickering ; (Cefn Eithyn Male Voice, Llangendeime Male Voice, LlandUo 'Ladies', Drefach Ladies');
Netta Griffiths (contralto); Towyn Harris (tenor). From Tabernacle Chapel, Carmarthen.
Jack Payne with his Orchestra