Records chosen by Forces overseas
Records of Frances Langford .
Recording of Primo Scala 's Accordion Band (directed by Harry Bidgood ), broadcast on Apri 15
News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
at the organ of the Gaumont State, Kilburn
Piano Concerto in G minor played by Arthur de Greef and the New Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sir Landon Ronald.
Band of R.A.F. Fighter Command (by permission of the A.O.C.-in-C.): conductor. Mr. H. E. Wheeler
Mr. H. E.
BBC Scottish Orchestra, conducted by Ian Whyte
with his Orchestra, and artists
Conducted by H. C. Burgess , with William Parsons (baritone)
Conducted by Michael Krein
by Maurice Webb.
Recording of last night's broadcast
under the direction of R.S.M. George Melachrino. with Frances Day and Squadron Leader Richard Murdoch.
A third series ot detective plays specially written for broadcasting by Freeman- Wills Crofts , and produced by Leslie Stokes. 2—' The Case of the Burning Barn '
Chief Inspector French:
Song successes from stage, film, and Tin Pan Alley, sung bv Edna Kave , Denny Dennis , and the Modernaires. with the augmented Dance Orchestra. conducted by Stanley Black .
Close-ups from the war-fronts
blended to suit the Royal Navy. This mixture includes Ted Andrews and Barbara Andrews , Sirdani, Esther Coleman. Eric Barker. Introduced by ' Hubert.'
by Ralph Wightman.
Background information on matters of current interest
Conducted by Clarence Raybould. Julius Isserlis (piano)
Shortened version of Saturday's recorded broadcast in the Home Service
Programme for men stationed in out-of-the-way places, arranged and introduced by Barbara McFadyean
Adele Dixon is Singing for You with Jack Cooper and the augmented Dance Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Black.
followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
Conducted by Harold Lowe. with Roderick Jones (baritone)
speaking to Forces overseas
from the Gwyn Hall, Neath. Neath Municipal Choir: conductor, Seymour Perrott. Annie Davies (soprano); Bruce Dargavel (baritone)
Debroy Somers and his Band
General Forces Programme is a radio service which began broadcasting on 27 February 1944 and ended on 31 December 1946. It replaced
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