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: A RELIGIOUS SERVICE IN WELSH

Relayed from
St. Mary's Parish Church, Dowlais
Order of Service:
Hymn 187, Cyd-lawenhawn, cyfododd
Crist o'i fedd (Tune, Yorkshire)
Venite
Psalm xlvi
The First Lesson, Isaiah lii, 1-12 Te Deum
The Second Lesson, Luke xxiv, 13-35 Benedictus
Apostles' Creed
Easter Anthem, Crist a Gyfodwyd
(Thomas Edwards )
Prayers
Hymn 625, Mawr oedd Crist yn nhragwyddoldeb (Tune, Arundel)
Sermon by the Rev. E. ILLTYD JONES Hymn 404, Dadganaf Dy glod (Tune,
Hanover)
The Blessing
Organist, L. M. THOMAS
Choirmaster, TOM COLLINS
Hymns from Emyniadur yr Eglwys yng Nghymru (The Church in Wales Hymnary)
(West Regional Programme,

Contributors

Unknown: Thomas Edwards
Unknown: Rev. E. Illtyd
Organist: L. M. Thomas
Choirmaster: Tom Collins

: TROISE AND HIS MANDOLIERS

with DON CARLOS

Contributors

Unknown: Don Carlos

: THE WESTERN STUDIO ORCHESTRA

Leader, Frank Thomas
(West Regional Programme)

Contributors

Leader: Frank Thomas

: A Recital of Gramophone Records

A Ballad Concert
Rudolf Bockelmann (bass-baritone) with pianoforte accompaniment by Clemens Schmalstich : Heinrich der Vogler (Henry the Fowler) and Tom der Reimer (Tom the Rhymer) (Loewe)
Mischa Elman (violin) with pianoforte accompaniment: Airs Tziganes (Gypsy Melodies) (Espeio) ; Rêve d'Enfant (Child's Dream) (Ysaye)
Povla Frijsh (soprano) with pianoforte accompaniment by Elof Nielson : L'Hiver (Winter) (Koechlin) ; La pluie (The Rain) (Georges) ; Pendant le bal (During the Ball) (Tchaikovsky) ; Dans les mines d'une Abbaye (In the Abbey Ruins) (Famé) ; Med en Vandlilje (Grieg)
Claudio Arrau (pianoforte) : Oriental
Fantasy, Islamey (Balakirev)

Contributors

Bass-Baritone: Rudolf Bockelmann
Unknown: Clemens Schmalstich
Unknown: Heinrich Der Vogler
Unknown: Tom Der Reimer
Violin: Mischa Elman
Soprano: Povla Frijsh
Unknown: Elof Nielson
Pianoforte: Claudio Arrau

: ' Queen Elizabeth's Subjects'

A. L. RowsE : 'Lord Burghley'

Contributors

Unknown: A. L. Rowse

: A Song Recital

by SINCLAIR LOGAN (baritone)

Contributors

Baritone: Sinclair Logan

: A SHORT RELIGIOUS SERVICE FOR YOUNG PEOPLE

Conducted by The Rev. Dr. PERCY
DEARMER, Canon of Westminster
Hymn, Ride on, ride on in majesty
(S.P., 137; A. and M., 99)
Hymn, All glory, laud and honour
(S.P., 135; A. and M., 98)
Carol, Sans Day Carol (O.B.C., 35)
(A Passiontide Carol)
Doxology, To Father, Son, and Holy
Ghost (S.P., 416)

: A Recital of Works by Handel

Relayed from St. Lawrence Church,
Whitchurch, Edgware
STILES-ALLEN (soprano)
ANTONIO BROSA (violin)
JOHN TICEHURST (harpsichord)
ALBERT HOWE (organ)
ALBERT HOWE
A tempo ordinario e staccato and Allegro from Organ Concerto in B flat, No. 2 (First Set ed. Albert Howe)
JOHN TICEHURST
Suite No. I in A for harpsichord
Prelude (quasi Fantasia) Allemande,
Courante and Gigue
STILES-ALLEN
Recit., Ye sacred Priests)
Air, Farewell, ye limpid (Jephtha) springs
Ariosa
Recit., 0 worse than death indeed Air, Angels ever bright and fair
ANTONIO BROSA AND JOHN TICEHURST
THE SIGNIFICANCE of this relay of Handel's music from the beautiful little church at Whitchurch is its association with Handel himself. From 1718 to 1721 Handel held the post of Kapellmeister to the notorious Earl of Carnarvon-later to become Duke of Chandos-who had made a great fortune, questionably, as Paymaster-General, Carnarvon had spent a huge sum of money on his estate of Cannons, near Edgware, and had, in addition, restored the existing, nearby Church of_ St. Lawrence, employing Grinling Gibbons for the carvings, Italian artists for the mural paintings, presenting Communion plate, and rebuilding the organ. More association with the Church has probably been attributed to Handel than was actually the fact, for the great man, when not actually carrying out his duties as Kapellmeister at Cannons, to which, not only a theatre, but a private chapel with its own organ was attached, must have been busy in London.
The organ at St. Lawrence has been enlarged from time to time since Handel played on it, but the Grinling Gibbons carved case and some of the pipes are still as they were then, and the original keyboard has been preserved.

Contributors

Harpsichord: Albert Howe
Unknown: Albert Howe
Unknown: John Ticehurst
Unknown: Antonio Brosa
Unknown: John Ticehurst
Unknown: Grinling Gibbons
Unknown: Grinling Gibbons

: Macbeth

by William Shakespeare
(See centre column)

Contributors

Unknown: William Shakespeare

: An Organ Recital

by BERKELEY MASON From The Concert Hall, Broadcasting House
PAUL DE MALEINGREAU , Belgian organist and composer, born in 1887, was a pupil of Edgar Tinel at the Brussels Conservatoire and later a professor-before and during a period covering the German occupation of the city. In those years he inaugurated a series of organ recitals in order to make the best organ music popularly known to his fellow citizens and to restore forgotten masterpieces to the repertory. This campaign he successfully continued after the War, one series of recitals having been devoted to the whole of Bach's works for the organ. As a composer he shows himself influenced, next to Bach, by Cesar Franck. He has written both for the pianoforte and the organ.

Contributors

Unknown: Berkeley Mason
Unknown: Paul de Maleingreau

: ST. MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS

Order of Service :
Hymn, Jesus lives ! thy terrors now
(A. and M. 140, S.P. 155)
Confession and Thanksgiving Psalm 150 Lesson
Nunc Dimittis
Prayers
Hymn, The strife is o'er (A. and M.
135, S.P. 147)
Address by The Rev. PAT MCCORMICK ,
D.S.O.
Hymn, All hail the power of Jesus' name (A. and M. 300, S.P. 440)
Blessing
Organist, ARNOLD GOLDSBROUGH

Contributors

Unknown: Rev. Pat McCormick
Organist: Arnold Goldsbrough

: The Week's Good Cause

An appeal on behalf of THE MUSICIANS' BENEVOLENT FUND, by the Right Hon. LORD BLANESBURGH, G.B.E., K.C.
IN THIS COUNTRY today half the musical profession is out of work owing to the ' talkies ' and mechanical music. A large number of musicians will never obtain employment again, not only in their professional capacity, but in any capacity at all owing either to age or infirmity, or being unfitted for other jobs. Unless, therefore, the Musicians' Benevolent Fund can come to their aid in their declining years, these musicians have the hopeless outlook of ending their days in the infirmary or workhouse.
The Musicians' Benevolent Fund has taken on great obligations in respect of pensions alone for the sick, aged, and infirm members' of the musical profession. At the present time it has an overdraft of over £4,000, and this appeal to every listener this evening is to send a donation (however small) to help them in their Samaritan work. Over 63 per cent.' of the broadcast programmes (National and Regional) is provided by musicians.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged, and should be addressed to the Right Hon. Lord Blanesburgh, G.B.E., K.C., The Musicians' Benevolent Fund, [address removed]

Contributors

:

: 'The News'

Weather Forecast, General News Bulletin
(Shipping Forecast, on Daventry only, at 9.0)

: 'Pilgrim's Way'

A Tale of Everyman's Journey through
Life, and of his many moods :
An Anthology of Poetry and Music
4-DOUBT
From Arthur Hugh Clough , Wilfrid Owen , Gordon Bottomley ,
George Meredith , Percy Bysshe Shelley , Walter De La Mare , Matthew Arnold , The Book of Job, T. S. Eliot , James Thomson, Robert Browning , and the Gospel according to St. John
-Selected, and with a Prologue, bv
Humbert Wolfe
Spoken by ION SWINLEY
(Flam' The Golden Toy', by kind permission of the Coliseum Management)

Contributors

Unknown: Arthur Hugh Clough
Unknown: Wilfrid Owen
Unknown: Gordon Bottomley
Unknown: George Meredith
Unknown: Percy Bysshe Shelley
Unknown: Walter de la Mare
Unknown: Matthew Arnold
Unknown: T. S. Eliot
Unknown: James Thomson,
Unknown: Robert Browning
Unknown: Humbert Wolfe
Spoken By: Ion Swinley

: THE EASTBOURNE MUNICIPAL ORCHESTRA

Under the direction of Captain H. G. AMERS
TOM KINNIBURGH
(bass-baritone)
Relayed from
The Winter Garden, Eastbourne

Contributors

Unknown: Captain H. G. Amers
Bass-Baritone: Tom Kinniburgh

: 'The Silent Fellowship'

(West Regional Programme)








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