From ' When Two or Three,' page 75
Mrs. CHRISTOPHERSON: Norway '
At The Organ of The Beaufort Cinema,
Washwood Heath , Birmingham
Leader, Frank Thomas
Relayed from The National Museum of Wales
An Orchestral Concert
The State Opera House Orchestra, Berlin : Overture, Euryanthe (Weber); The Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam, conducted by Mon-
Miss RHODA POWER: Fair Time in Champagne'
Monsieur E. M. STÉPHAN and Mademoisollo
CAMILLE VIÈRE : Lo Coucours Hippiquo '
Directed by HENRY HALL
Directed by Guy Daines
Piano Solos by CECIL DIXON
' Limehouse,' from ' Potted London,' by WILL OWEN
' The Fawn ' (Mortimer Batten )
WEATHER FORECAST, FIRST GENERAL News
BULLETIN and Bulletin for Farmers
Sung by ANNE THURSFIELD
Op. 7, Treue Liebe (Tnie Love) Op. 14, Ein Sonnett (A Sonnet)
Op. 32, Nicht mehr zu dir zu gehen (I promised that I would see thee no more)
Op. 43, Von ewiger Liebe (Love is for ever) Op. 47. Botschaft (The Message)
Op. 48, Der Gang zum Liebsten (The
Op. 58, Blinde Kuh (Blind Man's Buff)
Brahms was one of the greatest of song writers, and a mainstay of lieder singers. Ho was writing songs all his life, Opus 3 containing his first examples, and Opus 121 his last-indeed, this was the last work he ever wrote. He composed more than two hundred songs in all, and they include lyrical and love songs, gypsy and folk songs, and religious songs. Many of them are in the repertory of every singer, and are familiar to all interested listeners, for repetition, far from tiring the listener, tends to enhance his appreciation. There are lovers of Brahms who consider that his songs display the composer at his greatest, and though that is a judgment not generally accepted, it is very largely by his songs that Brahms has endeared himself to a wider public that only recently has had the opportunity to hear his works in the larger form. It is none the less a fact that a public will pour out its affection more readily to a composer who can give them fine songs to sing than for one whose hold on them is limited to the concert hall. And no more appealing songs than those of Brahms have been written. As sung by Anne Thurs field. a lieder singer in the very front rank, the songs in this week's ' Foundations of Music ' series will afford a rare pleasure to those who take delight in Brahma's treasure house.
Mr. R. ELLIS ROBERTS
Mr. R. Ellis
Mr. JULIAN HUXLEY
One of the most famous scientists of the day, with the rare gift of making his difficult subject clear to the lay mind, reports the latest discoveries in the theory and application of science.
Professor R. COUPLAND , C.I.E. (Beit Professor of Colonial History in the University of Oxford): Livingstone and the Arab Slave-
Professor Coupland continues his vivid narrative of the campaign against the slave-trade. Today he tells of the conflicts between the famous missionary, David Livingstone , and Arab slave-traders and slave-owners. He has travelled over a large part of the route followed by Livingstone.
By Mr. EDWIN EVANS
(Organised by the B.B.C.)
Relayed from the Queen's Hall, London
WEATHER FORECAST, SECOND GENERAL NEWS
SYDNEY KYTE and his BAND, relayed from The
(Shipping Forecast at 11.0)