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: THE NEW VICTORIA CINEMA ORCHESTRA

Directed by Norman Austin
Relayed from
The New Victoria Cinema, Bradford

Contributors

Directed By: Norman Austin

: A Recital of Gramophone Records

A Miscellaneous Programme'

: THE MIDLAND STUDIO ORCHESTRA

Directed by Frank Cantell

Contributors

Directed By: Frank Cantell

: ' The First News'

Weather Forecast, First General News Bulletin and Bulletin for Farmers

: A Recital

JAMES TOPPING (tenor)
FREDERICK HALL (harp)

: EUGENE PINI AND HIS TANGO ORCHESTRA

with DIANA CLARE

Contributors

Unknown: Diana Clare

: THE B.B.C. ORCHESTRA

(Section C)
(Led by LAURANCE TURNER )
Conducted by LESLIE WOODGATE
RAYMOND NEWELL (baritone)
THE DISTINGUISHED French actor and playwright Sacha Guitry, probably better known to London audiences than any of his living stage compatriots, wrote a play depicting an episode in the life of Mozart. The part of the youthful Mozart was charmingly played by Guitry's wife, Yvonne Printemps, and the incidental music was composed by Reynaldo Hahn. Mozart has been played in London by Sacha Guitry and Yvonne Printemps on more than one of their visits.
ANDRÉ MESSAGER, who died five years ago at the good old age of seventy-six, was for long a familiar figure in the London musical world, apart from the successful productions here of some of his best light operas. We remember his Little Michus and Véronique ; and his ballet The Tzco Pigeons is often heard as orchestral music. But besides composing, he did distinguished work as conductor, too, not only in Paris, but in London. For some six years he was Artistic Director at Covent Garden Opera House, conducting many of the important operas. Monsieur Beaucaire, the last of his operas heard in London, began a run at Prince's Theatre in the spring of 1919, with Maggie Teyte as prima-donna.

Contributors

Unknown: Laurance Turner
Conducted By: Leslie Woodgate
Baritone: Raymond Newell

: 'Soft Lights and Sweet Music'

with AUSTEN CROOM-JOHNSON and ELISABETH WELCH

Contributors

Unknown: Austen Croom-Johnson
Unknown: Elisabeth Welch

: The Second News'

Weather Forecast, Second General News Bulletin

: DANCE MUSIC

HARRY Roy and his BAND
Relayed from The May Fair Hotel

Contributors

Unknown: Harry Roy








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