The Third Network transmitters, both medium-wave and VHF. will be used for one channel (left) and the BBC-1 tv sound transmitters for the other (right).
A history of stereophony from 1881 to the present.
Narrated by Sir Adrian Boult.
Script by Edward Greenfield based on research by H. Burrell Hadden.
Stanley Watkins, formerly of the Bell Telephone Laboratory, on experiments in 1919. Robert Wood, William Newsom and Stanford Robinson on BBC stereo broadcasts in 1926. Leopold Stokowski and Harvey Fletcher, formerly of the Bell Telephone Laboratory, on stereo by wire in 1933.
Gilbert Dotton, of EMI Research Department, on the invention of modern stereo recording by A. D. Blumlein.
Jean-Wilfred Garrett on stereo as an aid to the French Resistance.
The programme includes reconstructions of early experiments. the first known stereo disc, cut in 1932, one of the first 45/45 discs, cut in 1933, a stereo tape recording made in 1944, stereo film sound from "Fantasia" and "How to Marry a Millionaire," the first commercial stereo disc, and excerpts from representative BBC recordings.
Next edition: October 17
with Jimmy KINGSBURY
12.31* SPORTS PARADE
Introdir I by Liam Nolan
Weather forecast at 12.55
1.0 SPORTING CHANCE
The Resident Team
MAURICE EDELSTON, Peter WEST, ALUN WILLIAMS V. HOWARDlAN HIGH SCHOOL FOR Boys (CARDIFF)
Question-Master, JOHN SNAGGE
Produced by TONY PRESTON
From Howardian High School
Broadcast on February 19
1.30 OLYMPIC PREVIEW
REX ALSTON introduces the last of three programmes which look forward to the Olympic Games
1.50 SOCCER FROM THE STARS
Discussion by DANNY BLANCH FLOWER, Jimmy GREAVES , PHIL WOOSNAM , and HANS KELLER
Broadcast on April 17 (Home)
2.20 Peter YARRANTON and LESLIE BOUNDY discuss the new laws, and their effect on the game
2.55 Discussion continued
2.25 The Allngton Maiden Stakes
3.0 The Cesarewitch
3.40 The Dewhurst Stakes
Commentary by Peter BROMLEY and TONY PRESTON with summaries by ROGER MORTIMER
4.50* Racing Results
2.40 SPORTING PRINT of Boxing by ALEC WEEKS, who recalls some great British fighters
Broadcast on August 26 (Home)
3.20 TALKING ABOUT SPORT
With STAN STENNETT
Produced by ALAN CLARKE
Broadcast in the North of England
Home Service on January 18. 1963
TOM SCOTT reviews the competitive scene of 1964
3.55 ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL Ireland v. England
Commentary by ALAN CLARKE and RONALD Rosser on the second half of the match at Windsor Park, Belfast. followed by football results as they come in direct from the BBC sports room
5.0 SPORTS REPORT
Introduced by LIAM NOLAN
Produced by Angus MACKAY
Classified Football Results at 5.0 and 5.50*