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: HARRY DAVIDSON AND HIS ORCHESTRA

from Sparrow's Nest Theatre,
Lowestoft

: WIND INSTRUMENTS-3

The Clarinet
Richard Walthew (clarinet)
This is the third of five programmes dealing with various orchestral instruments. Richard Walthew will illustrate the talk with the following examples:
Richard Walthew , son of R. H. Walthew , the composer, spent four years at sea before entering the musical profession. He became principal clarinet of the City of Birmingham Orchestra, left in 1934 to join the BBC Northern Ireland Orchestra, but in 1936 transferred back to
Birmingham as principal clarinet of the BBC Midland Orchestra, at the same time rejoining the City of Birmingham Orchestra.

Contributors

Clarinet: Richard Walthew
Unknown: Richard Walthew
Unknown: Richard Walthew
Unknown: R. H. Walthew

: GENERAL RELEASE

Songs from the Current Films
Arranged by Reginald Burston with Francis Walton
The Rhythmettes
The Midland Revue Orchestra
Leader, Norris Stanley
Conductor, Reginald Burston
Compere, Hugh Morton
Francis Walton , who appears in ' General Release ' for the first time, comes from Audley, Stoke-on-Trent. Since 1935 he has taken leading parts in all the productions of the North Staffordshire Amateur Operatic Society and his first broadcast was one of the series of ' Songs from the Midland Amateur Shows.'

Contributors

Arranged By: Reginald Burston
Unknown: Francis Walton
Leader: Norris Stanley
Conductor: Reginald Burston
Unknown: Hugh Morton
Unknown: Francis Walton

: THIRTY YEARS AROUND THE VILLAGES'

C. F. Lawrance
(Regional)

Contributors

Unknown: F. Lawrance

: VARIETY

from the Opera House, Cheltenham
Listeners will hear
Al and Bob Harvey supported by other acts

Contributors

Unknown: Bob Harvey

: VARIETY

Cleo Sabel songs at the piano
Warwick Vaughan impersonations

Contributors

Unknown: Cleo Sabel
Piano: Warwick Vaughan

: NEWS SUMMARY

including Weather Forecast








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