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: THE DAILY SERVICE

From page 15 of ' When Two or Three'

: The Cook's Morning

Summer in the Kitchen-7
Picnic Dishes
MONICA DIXON

: SIDNEY TORCH

at the Organ of the Regal, Edmonton

: A Programme of Gramophone Records

Lionel Tertis (viola) and George Reeves (pianoforte) : Sonata No. 2
(Delius)-I. Con moto; 2. Lento; 3. Molto vivace
Mark Raphael (baritone), with piano accompaniment by the Composer: 0, the month of May, Op. 2, No. 4 ; Go, lovely rose, Op. 2, No. 3 ; To Daisies, Op. 8, No. 3 ; Song of the Blackbird, Op. 14, No. 4 ; Weep you no more, Op. 12, No. t (Ouiltcr)
The Griller String Quartet: Quartet in A (Armstrong Gibbs) I. Lento espressivo poco piu mosso ; 2. Moderato-Allegro molto-andante moderate ; 3. Andante con moto

Contributors

Pianoforte: George Reeves
Baritone: Mark Raphael
Unknown: I. Lento

: THE BBC NORTHERN ORCHESTRA

Leader, Alfred Barker
Conductor, T. H. MORRISON
DORIS WENHAM (contralto) In 1820 Auber was fortunate in securing the partnership of Scribe, who was one of the most skilful and prolific librettists of the period. The partnership lasted until Scribe's death in 1861. Fra Diavolo, a romantic comic opera dealing with the adventures of a notorious bandit, is a good specimen of their joint work. It was written in 1830 and is considered to be one of Auber's best operas. The music is full of catchy tunes and has a verve, grace and clarity that are characteristically French in style. The predominance of martial tunes and rhythms, however, was a sign of the post-Napoleonic times, for the pomp and glitter of military bands were becoming fashionable.

Contributors

Leader: Alfred Barker
Conductor: T. H. Morrison
Contralto: Doris Wenham

: A Programme of Gramophone Records

Isolde Menges (violin) and Harold Samuel (pianoforte): Sonata No. 3, in E (Bach)-I. Adagio ; 2. Allegro; 3. Adagio ma non tanto; 4. Allegro
The Pirani Trio (Leila Pirani , violin;
Max Pirani , pianoforte; Charles Ham bourg, violoncello): Trio in C minor, Op. 101 (Brahms)-I. Allegro energico; 2. Presto non assai ; 3. Andante grazioso ; 4. Allegro molto

Contributors

Pianoforte: Harold Samuel
Unknown: I. Adagio
Violin: Leila Pirani
Pianoforte: Max Pirani
Pianoforte: Charles Ham
Unknown: I. Allegro

: THE HUNGARIA GYPSY ORCHESTRA

from The Hungaria Restaurant

: John Reynders with his Orchestra

'Country Life'

Contributors

Musicians: John Reynders with His Orchestra

: THE FIRST NEWS

including Weather Forecast and Bulletin for Farmers

: HORACE FINCH

at the Organ of the Empress Ballroom,
Blackpool

: Serial Story

' Martin Chuzzlewit ' by Charles Dickens
No. 4, Chapter 25
'Mrs. Gamp calls on Mr. Mould'
Read by V. C. CLINTON -BADDELEY

Contributors

Unknown: Martin Chuzzlewit
Unknown: Charles Dickens
Read By: V. C. Clinton

: Shows from the Seaside

(A Series of Concert Party Broadcasts)
No. 4
JOHN BERRYMAN and ADELE WESSELEY'S
Entertainers
'Crazy People' from The Winter Gardens, Margate
Introduced by HARRY S. PEPPER and DAVY BURNABY
For the third season in succession 'Crazy People' are performing at the Oval Bandstand, Margate. It was hoped to give the broadcast from there in order to include the lap of the waves, and the laughter of the holiday audience; but as the old adage says, 'Three shows a day, if wet in the town hall', and in view of our English summer it is safer to use the Winter Gardens Pavilion for this date with the microphone.
When Harry Pepper went down to see them, the rain was so heavy that at the matinee there were about fourteen people in the audience; he went again at night, when there were over 1,000. This valiant band of 'troupers' had given just the same show in the afternoon. In seven weeks last summer they played to over 100,000. They sell a little badge at the end of the performance, and have collected over £300 for Margate charities.

Contributors

Unknown: John Berryman
Unknown: Adele Wesseley
Introduced By: Harry S. Pepper
Introduced By: Davy Burnaby

: Bruckner Festival Concert

from
The Festival Hall, Linz
(Upper Austria)
THE VIENNA PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Conductor, BRUNO WALTER

Contributors

Conductor: Bruno Walter

: THE SECOND NEWS

including Weather Forecast and Forecast for shipping

: The Leslie Bridgewater Quintet

OLIVE DYER (soprano)
An Hour of French Music








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