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: THE BBCMIDLAND ORCHESTRA

Led by Ernest Element
Conducted by Leslie Heward

Contributors

Conducted By: Leslie Heward

: 'SPRING'

Half-an-hour's seasonable gramophone records

: A CHILDREN'S SERVICE

from the Church of St. Mary
Redcliffe, Bristol
Order of Service
Hymn, Praise the Lord, ye heavens adore him (E.H. 535 ; A. and M. 292)
Prayers
Psalm cl
Lesson, Luke xxiv, 1-9 Creed and Prayers
Hymn, The strife is o'er (E.H. 625 ;
A. and M. 135)
Address by the Rt. Rev. the Lord
Bishop of BRISTOL
Hymn, Ye watchers and ye holy ones
(E.H. 519)
Blessing
Organist, Ralph T. Morgan

Contributors

Organist: Ralph T. Morgan

: 'SWEET SERENADE'

A pof-pourri of romantic tunes played by The Seven Serenaders and sung by Eileen Vaughan and The Three Nomads
(West)

Contributors

Sung By: Eileen Vaughan

: DVORAK

Gypsy Songs, Op. 55
1 I chant my lay 2 Silent Woods
3 Hark, my triangle
4 Songs my mother taught me 5 Tune thy strings, 0 gypsy 6 Freer is the Gypsy
7 The Cloudy Heights of Tatra sung by Eric Greene (tenor)
Some of Dvorak's best songs are written in the folk-song idiom-the Moravian Duets, for instance. Certainly one of the most charming series is the seven ' Gypsy Songs ', Op. 55, which appeared in 1880. Each one embodies an expressive little poetic idea which is worked out in a fanciful and picturesque manner and with finished artistry. Particularly attractive are ' Silent Woods ', the well-known ' Songs my mother taught me ', and ' The Cloudy Heights of Tatra '.

Contributors

Tenor: Eric Greene

: NICHOLAS NICKLEBY'

Containing not only a picture of Dotheboys Hall as drawn by Dickens, but also an exposure of the true facts concerning the Yorkshire schools, which inspired Dickens to write the novel
Presenting also
Mr. Mantalini
Mrs. Nickleby
Miss La Creevy
Mr. and Mrs. Kenwigs
Mr. Lillyvick
Miss Petowker and Mr. and Mrs. Crummies with their talented company from the Portsmouth Theatre
Devised by V. C. Clinton-Baddeley
Produced by John Cheatle
The cast includes
V. C. Clinton-Baddeley , Philip Wade , Cnrlelon Hobbs , Leonard Sachs , Wilfred Fletcher , Henry Hallatt (by permission of Basil Dean), Robin Maule (by permission of Ivor Novello ), Clive Baxter , Gladys Young , Lesley Deane , Ronald Simp son, Frank Birch , Marcus Barron (by permission of Reandco),
Nadine March , Margaret Watson

Contributors

Unknown: Miss La Creevy
Produced By: John Cheatle
Unknown: V. C. Clinton-Baddeley
Unknown: Philip Wade
Unknown: Cnrlelon Hobbs
Unknown: Leonard Sachs
Unknown: Wilfred Fletcher
Unknown: Henry Hallatt
Unknown: Robin Maule
Unknown: Ivor Novello
Unknown: Clive Baxter
Unknown: Gladys Young
Unknown: Lesley Deane
Unknown: Ronald Simp
Unknown: Frank Birch
Unknown: Marcus Barron
Unknown: Nadine March
Unknown: Margaret Watson

: A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

(Church of Scotland) from St. Columba's Church of Scotland, Pont Street
Organ Voluntary

: Order of Service

Hymn, Jesus, stand among us (Rv.
C.H. 248)
Prayers and Lord's Prayer
Hymn, Christ the Lord is risen today
(Rv. C.H. 118; A. and M. 131)
Lesson, John xx, 19-29
Prayers
Paraphrase Ix, Father of peace and God of love (Tune, Salzburg)
Address by the Rev. ROBERT F. V.
SCOTT
Hymn, Now cheer our hearts this eventide (Rv. C.H. 278)
Blessing
Organist, T. Arnold Fulton

Contributors

Organist: T. Arnold Fulton

: THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

An appeal on behalf of THE POPLAR Hospital by the Rt. Hon. GEORGE LANSBURY, M.P.
The Poplar Hospital was established in 1855 to meet the needs of a growing population. At that time Poplar was connected to the City by a single line of houses along East India Dock Road and Commercial Road, and it has become one of the most highly industrialised districts of London.
The Hospital has made immense efforts to provide for the needs of an ever-growing population, and it is now milking this wider appeal because, situated as it is in the heart of the docks, it serves the men who handle the goods and merchandise that pass through the Port, upon which all London is dependent.
At present it is planning to provide better accommodation and higher remuneration for the nursing staff, and to provide a special ward for the better treatment of fractures.
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to The Rt. Hon. George Lansbury , M.P., [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Rt. Hon. George Lansbury
Unknown: Rt. Hon. George Lansbury

: THE SECOND NEWS

including Weather Forecast and Forecast for Shipping

: SUNDAY EVENING CONCERT

(Ninth Season-27)
Act 3 of the Opera
' PARSIFAL ' by Richard Wagner
Good Friday Music
The Prayer of Amfortas-The Procession of Knights-The Healing of Amfortas-Closing Scene
Amfortas..................Henry Cummings
Parsifal. Henry Wendcn
A section of the BBC Women's
Chorus
The BBC Men's Chorus
Chorus Master, Leslie Woodgate
The BBC Orchestra
(Section B)
Leader, Paul Beard
Conductor, Sir Adrian Boult

Contributors

Unknown: Richard Wagner
Chorus Master: Leslie Woodgate
Leader: Paul Beard
Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
Gurnemanz: Norman Walker
Kundry: Anne Wood
Parsifal: Henry Wendon








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