played by Jan Berenska and his Orchestra, with Jack Wilson (piano) (Soloist, Norman Parker> )
(Soloist. Haydn Yorke )
Tunes of Today
A well-known pianist from the concert platform-Nina Milkina
A programme by S. P. B. Mais with readings to illustrate the popularity of this theme with writers
S. P. B.
at the organ of the Gaumont Palace. Hammersmith
1—Introductory talk by Herbert Howells
Fifteen minutes of melody and syncopation from the British Forces Network in Germany
A serial reading of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's story abridged for broadcasting in ten instalments. Reader, James McKechnie. 5—' Second Day in the Desert' .
played by Wally Chapman and Bill Tringham , with Alfred Merlin (piano)
introduced by Jack Payne with his Concert Orchestra and artists, in interpretations of popular melodies orchestrated in the modern manner.
Conductor, Wilfred Dawson
Reg Leopold playing popular light pieces written or transcribed for the violin
The day-to-day history of an ordinary family. Edited by Peter Watts.
by W. T. Astbury F.R.S ,. Professor Astbury gives the first of six talks about what the research chemist can do
at the piano, improvises on some of the tunes you ask to hear in the 'Family Favourites ' programmes
played by Ralph Wilson and his Dance Orchestra
Recording of yesterday's broadcast
Each week Sandy Macpherson invites a well-known guest artist to accompany him on a stringed instrument. This week. Mai Jones (piano)
Join the crowd round Alf's coffee-stall for fifteen minutes of music and laughter
Reg. Pursglove and his Music-Makers. Produced by Joan Clark
' Liz ':
A new weekly Youth Show introduced by Diana Decker
' Fool's Paradise,' with Jack and Eddy Eden ; ' Magic Carpet,' with Peter Cavanagh ; ' Swing Section,' with Robin Richmond ; ' Hot Spot,' with Billy 'Uke' Scott; ' Girl Friend,' Anna Chadwick ; ' Mascot,' Pat Frost ; ' At the piano,' Jimmy Bailey ; ' Chorus,' Sgt. George Mitchell 's R.A.P.C. Swing Choir; and ' Penny.' Produced by Cecil Madden and Stephen Williams.
by Matthew Norgate
Weekly preview of Saturday's sporting events
Gramophone records of Bing Crosby
with Jeanne de Casalis, Bebe Daniels , and Virginia Bruce. A weekly party for Forces in hospitals everywhere. Hostess. Maudie Edwards. Two competitions: ' Stars and Sterling,' with Bebe Daniels and Virginia Bruce calling from Holly-wood: and ' Sporting Chance.' with John Snagge and a famous sportsman. Gaye and Nevard: Commander A. B Campbell: Charles Ernesco and his Sextet; and Rita Williams. Produced by Jill Allgood and C. F. Meehan.
Ballet music produced by Stanford Robinson and Harold Neden , with the BBC Theatre Orchestra: conductor, Stanford Robinson. Tonight's programme includes the music of the complete ballet ' La Boutique Fantasque '
A Home Forces entertainment for all serving afloat or overseas. You are invited to ' Studio Stand Easy' to meet Sergeant Cheerful Charlie Chester and the happy band of ' Other Cranks ' from Stars in Battledress. The ' Blue Rockets' Band. conducted by Sergeant Eric Robinson. A Service ' Double or Quits ' cash quiz conducted by Will Hay . Production by Leslie Bridgmont .
Ernest Dudley 's weekly preview of crime and mystery fiction, with a dramatised thrill from each book. Produced by Audrey Cameron
and his Orchestra, in a programme of uninterrupted music
and his Orchestra, from Ciro's Club, London
and his Band. From Fischer's Restaurant, London