Calfinaidd Dyffryn Conwy (Rhan
0 Gapel Siloh , Llandudno
(The Singing Festival of the Calvinistic Methodists in Conway Valley (Lower Section), from Siloh Chapel, Llandudno)
Arweinydd, T. HOPKIN EVANS
Organydd, HYWEL T. HUGHES
Llywydd, ROBERT RICHARDS
with echoes from the Village Green, the County Ground, and even from Elysian
Written and arranged for broadcasting by HERBERT FARJEON
Music by REGINALD REDMAN and MICHAEL SAYER
Production by CYRIL WOOD
This programme is designed to mark the opening of the Cricket season. It was broadcast for the first time in May last year, and all the items with two exceptions are by Herbert Farjeon , the well-known dramatic critic and the author of the recently-produced revue Spread It Abroad. In ' Willow the King ' the author has assembled a number of widely-contrasted aspects of cricket-there is a prologue spoken by the Spirit of W. G. Grace ; a ' blues ' song' I've got those Long-on Blues ' ; echoes of cricket talk in pavilions, and under trees among yokels when the game is over, and on the sands ; a plea for kindness to children who hit the ball over the wall into the next back-garden; and a description of the most exciting Test Match ever played
Leader, FRANK THOMAS
Conductor, IDRIS LEWIS
Hark ! hark ! the lark In Springtime
First Movement, Symphony in D
On the Lake Whither ?
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