From page 33 of 'When Two or Three '
Ⓓ for Farmers and Shipping
' My Job'
By a Waiter
Information on training, etc., by RONALD CROSS, M.P.
Rudolf Hindcmith (violoncello),
Alice Ehlers (harpsichord) : Sonata in F (Marcello)—Largo ;
Allegro Harold Bauer (pianoforte) : Sonata in F minor, Op. 57 (Appassionato) (Beethoven)—1. Allegro as<ai; 2. Andante con moto ; 3. Allegro ma non troppo
Joseph Szigeti (violin) with pianoforte : Sonata in G (Tartini)—1. Lento ; 2. Allegro; 3. Allegro vivace
' La Fete de l'Oncle Georges '
E. M. STÉPHAN and Camille VIÈRE
At The Organ of The Trocadero
Cinema, Elephant and Castle
Relayed from The Granada,
'On Hadrian's Wall'
I am living near a bath; sounds are heard on all sides; just imagine for yourself every sort of noise that can offend the ear.' ... Something like that might be written of a modern open-air swimming pool by anyone today, but as a matter of tact it was written by Nero's tutor nearly two thousand years ago.
In this interlude Rhoda Power is to take listeners to a bath used by the Roman soldiers who garrisoned Hadrian's wall that ran across the North of England almost from the North Sea to the Irish Sea, and formed a barrier against raiding Picts. Listeners will hear two soldiers talking and joking together until something happens that gives them nothing to laugh about.
'Living Things : Their Forms and Parts'
2—'The Body and its Parts'
R. C. CARRY, M.B., Ch.B., D.Sc., Professor of Physiology in the University of Saint Andrews
by JOHN WILLS
Leader, BERTRAM LEWIS
Conductor, RICHARD AUSTIN
Solo pianoforte, GORDON BRYAN
The Pavilion, Bournemouth (Solo pianoforte, GORDON BRYAN )
After the failure of his first Symphony in 1897 Rachmaninov got into such a morbid state of mind that, except for one short period of activity, he was unable to do any creative work. Finally, in January, 1900, Rachmaninov submitted himself to hypnotic treatment and he says : ' Although it may sound incredible, this cure really helped me. Already at the beginning of the summer I began again to compose. The material grew in bulk, and new musical ideas began to stir within me-far more than I needed for my concerto.' This was the Second Piano Concerto in C minor, which a year or two previously he had agreed to write for the London Philharmonic Society.
Prelude to Act III
Dance of the (The
Apprentices the Entrance of the Mastersingers)
Leader, Frank Thomas
Directed by HENRY HALL
including Weather Forecast and Bulletin for Farmers
String Quartets, Op. 2 played by THE KUTCHER STRING QUARTET:
Samuel Kutcher (violin); Frederick Grinke (violin); Raymond Jeremy (viola) ; Douglas Cameron (violoncello)
String Quartet in E flat (Op.2, No. 3)
1. Allegro molto; 2. Menuetto; 3. Adagio ; 4. Menuetto; 5. Finale: Allegro
J. A. SCOTT WATSON (Professor of Rural Economy, University of Oxford)
Professor Scott Watson has been giving the Farmers' talks since April. As a young man he studied under Professor Robert Wallace at Edinburgh University and took a degree in Agriculture. He studied for a year at the Royal Agricultural College, Berlin, and for a year in America, at Iowa State College of Agriculture. But he is more than a farmer in theory, 'he is a farmer in practice, managing on behalf of St.
John's College. Oxford, an arable farm of 480 acres at Long Wittenham, where he specialises in mechanised corn growing, pigs, and sheep.
Tonight Professor Scott Watson will review the outlook for the beef producer during the coming winter-feeding season and will discuss some possible ways of reducing the cost of bullock fattening.
J. A. Scott
Make merry at the ' Huskin' Bee'
Presented by BILL CAMPBELL with AL and BOB HARVEY as John and Elmer GERRY FITZGERALD , the singing
BILL CAMPBELL in the role of Old
Zeke Winters and THE BUNK HOUSE Boys
JACK MILLS RAE JENKINS
WILLIAM BOWNESS WILLIAM HERBERT
Produced by ARCHIE CAMPBELL
Tonight the Rocky Mountaineers are off to the ' Huskin Bee.' Every year when the work of husking the ears from the cobs of corn is over and the grain is all stowed away for winter feeding, the homesteaders for a hundred niles around gather in the big red barn lor the ' Huskin Bee,' or barn dance. It's a merry time-especially as the lumberjacks are invited to provide the tun..... And when they are represented by such hundred per cent. Canadian personalities as Bill Campbell , and Al and Bob Harvey , and when the corporal in the Canadian Mounted Police is played by Gerry Fitzgerald , listeners may know that they are in for a rattling good entertainment.
This-is the fourth broadcast of the Rocky Mountaineers,' and the third in this series. It has proved so popular that there are to be at least two more broadcasts between now and Christmas.
Relayed from Queen's Hall, London (Sofe Lessees, Messrs. Chappell and Co., Ltd.)
Solo pianoforte, MYRA HESS
THE B B C SYMPHONY
Led by MARIE WILSON
Conducted by SIR HENRY J. WOOD
. Part I
8.2 Academic Festival Overture
8.14 Pianoforte Concerto No. 2, in B flat
I. Allegro non troppo; 2. Allegro appassionato ; 3. Andante; 4. Allegretto grazioso
(Solo pianoforte, MYRA HESS)
9.4 Symphony No. 3, in F
1. Allegro con brio; 2. Andante; 3. Poco allegretto ; 4. Allegro
Tickets can be obtained from [address removed], and usual agents.Prices(includingEntertainments Tax), 7s. 6d... 6s., 5s. (reserved); 3s. (unreserved) ; promenade (payment at doors only), 2s.
Sir Henry J.
including Weather Forecast and Forecast for Shipping
LUELLA PAIKIN (soprano)
HEDDLE NASH (tenor)
THE B B C ORCHESTRA
Led by LAURANCE TURNER
Conducted by CHARLES WEBBER
Der Opernball (The Opera Ball) by HEUBERGER
Georges' entrance song: I have just returned from dining
Angele's entrance song: Paris ist eine
Gotterstadt (Paris is a city of the gods)
Duet, Henri and Hortense : Hier ist die
Uhr (Here is the watch)
The Beggar Student by MlLLOCKER
Simon's song, Full many a maid, both dark and fair
Laura's song, Joy and grief are close allies
Duet, Simon and Laura : Shall I boldly undeceive her
Die schone Galathee
(The Fair Galathea) by SUPPÉ
Gasparone by MlLLOCKER
Duet, Sora and Benozzo: S'ist gar nicht schon, mit solchen Fragen (It's not at all nice)
Duet, Sora and Benozzo: Ansoletto sang : Komm mia bella ! (Come, my fair one)
Benozzo's Waltz Song, Er soll dein
Herr sein (He shall be your Master)
One of the most important results of the development of the waltz in Vienna was its effect on light opera. A new style of operetta was evolved during the last quarter of the nineteenth century— a style that was a happy combination of the Viennese waltz and the gay and tuneful French opéra bouffe as represented by Offenbach. Johann Strauss led the way with numerous operettas, of which Die Fledermehts and Der Zigeunerbaron are notable examples. He was soon followed by a line of gifted composers, such as Suppe and Millocker, and later Heuberger, Franz Lehar , and Oscar Straus.
Suppe's opera overtures are well known to listeners. Suppe was for a time conductor at the Theater an der Wien, where in 1869 Millocker became conductor and composer. Among several highly successful operettas were his Gasparone and The Beggar Student, the latter achieving an international success. It was first produced in London at the Alhambra in 1884.
Relayed from The Dorchester Hotei