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: ORCHESTRE RAYMONDE

Conducted by GEORGE WALTER

Contributors

Conducted By: George Walter

: THE WIRELESS MILITARY BAND

Conductor,
B. WALTON O'DONNELL
FOSTER RICHARDSON (bass)

Contributors

Conductor: B. Walton O'Donnell
Bass: Foster Richardson

: The Music of Oscar Straus

THE B.B.C. THEATRE
ORCHESTRA
(Leader, MONTAGUE BREARLEY)
Conducted by OSCAR STRAUS
Overture to the operetta, The Queen
Four Pieces from the ballet, The
Princess of Tragant
The Parade of Soldiers (March) Menuet de la cour
Soldier's love (Polka) Waltz
From the operetta, A Waltz Dream
Song, A Waltz Dream
Duet, My dear little maiden
Selections from the operetta, The
Chocolate Soldier
From the operetta, Mother of Pearl
Song, Every woman thinks she wants to wander
Duet, When anybody plays or sings Entr'acte
Overture to the musical comedy,
Liebelei
(First world performance)
OSCAR STRAUS, composer of The Chocolate Soldier, A Waltz Dream, and a dozen other imperishable operettas, is the second in the series of Famous
Continental Composers-Conductors to accept an invitation to conduct the B.B.C. Theatre Orchestra. The first composer-conductor to broadcast in this series of Celebrity Concerts was Emmerich Kalman , and it is hoped that later in the year it will be continued by Franz Lehar.
It is pleasant to note that these eminent musicians have formed a high opinion of the B.B.C. Theatre Orchestra. For example, Herr Kalman tells us that in Vienna all listen to our Theatre Orchestra-they think it one of the finest light orchestras in the world; while Herr Straus wired us after the recent broadcast of his Waltz Dream to congratulate us on ' one of the finest performances I ever heaid of my Waltz Dream '. We didn't even know he was listening.

Contributors

Conducted By: Oscar Straus
Unknown: Emmerich Kalman
Unknown: Franz Lehar.
Unknown: Herr Kalman
Unknown: Herr Straus

: The Week's Good Cause

An appeal on behalf of THE OXFORD HOUSE, BETHNAL GREEN, by the Rev. H. R. L. SHEPPARD , C.H., D.D.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to the Rev. H. R. L. Sheppard , C.H., D.D., [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: H. R. L. Sheppard
Unknown: Rev. H. R. L. Sheppard

: ' The News'

Weather Forecast, General News Bulletin

: THE BOYD NEEL STRING ORCHESTRA

(Leader, Louis WILLOUGHBY )
Conductor, BOYD NEEL
MAY BLYTH (soprano)
ANGUS MORRISON (pianoforte)

Contributors

Leader: Louis Willoughby
Conductor: Boyd Neel
Pianoforte: Angus Morrison








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