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: A Programme of Gramophone Records

The Berlin State Opera Orchestra, conducted by Hans Pfitzner : Overture, Preciosa (Weber)
The B.B.C. Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Adrian Boult (horn, Aubrey Brain ): Nocturne (A Midsummer Night's Dream) (Mendelssohn)
The New Light Symphony Orchestfa : Spanish Dances (Granados)-I. Orientale ; 2. Andalouse ; 3. Rondalla Aragonesa
(From Edinburgh)


Conducted By: Hans Pfitzner
Conducted By: Adrian Boult
Horn: Aubrey Brain
Unknown: I. Orientale
Unknown: Rondalla Aragonesa

: Geography ' Round the World '—Term 3

' Africa and its Islands ', Lesson 5
'The Wild Life of Central Africa ', by J. P. STEWART , F.R.S.G.S.
(From Edinburgh)


Unknown: J. P. Stewart

: Concerts for Primary Schools

Lesson 5. ' Stories in Music'
Gramophone Records
(From Edinburgh)


Arranged By: Herbert Wiseman


Relayed from
The Granada, Walthamstow
(National Programme)


(Leader, A. Rossi )
Under the direction of Emilio Colombo
Relayed from
The Hotel Metropole, London
(National Programme)


Leader: A. Rossi
Unknown: Emilio Colombo

: Scottish Children's Hour

' Country Ways and Country Days '
Last week we presented a programme for those who are going to spend theii holidays by the seaside. This week we have remembered that some of our listeners go inland

: 'The First News'

Weather Forecast, First General News Bulletin, followed by Scottish Announcements and Scottish Market Prices for Farmers (From Edinburgh)

: 'Next week you'll hear'

Excerpts from Programmes in the week beginning June 3
(From Edinburgh)

: An Entertainment presented by

(From Glasgow)

: ' 'The Second News'

Weather Forecast, Second General News Bulletin

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