from swing to classics
Records of Gertrude Lawrence
Recording of Johnny Denis and his Novelty Septet, broadcast in the Home Service at 10.30 a.m. on December 23
with James Johnston (tenor), and Joseph Seal and Sandy Macpherson at the grand piano and organ of the Ritz Cinema. Belfast.
and his Orchestra.
followed by News read at .dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
On gramophone records.
New Year's Day programme. (Recording of Monday's broadcast)
and his Orchestra, with Hazel Bray , Rita Marlowe and Alan Kane. (BBC recording)
Jan Berenska and his Orchestra, with " Jack Wilson (piano)
CBC Network programme, originating in Vancouvet, with Percy Harvey and the Golden Strings Orchestra. - and songs by Ann Watt and Greg Miller.
CBC Network programme, featuring popular tunes and cowboy songs, played by Cammie Howard and his
Quintet, and sung by Oral Scheer .
Records of classical music chosen by civilian and Forces listeners overseas
Conductor, William Haydock
Paula Green takes the air in song. accompanied by James Moody and his Sextet. Produced by Vernon Harris.
Conducted by Michael Krein
with the Bachelor Girls, Peter Akister . and George Elliott. Directed by James Moody
Feneat of Sunday's recorded broadcast
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
Recording of last night's broadcast
Clive Richardson and Tony Lowry. at two pianos
Conductor, Charles Groves
Overture: The Faithful Sentinel - Schubert
Serenade, No. 2 - Glazunov
Petite Suite - Debussy
Novelty numbers and solo pieces. played by the BBC Variety Orchestra (conductor. Charles Shadwell ), with Gene Crowley
Ceinwen Rowlands (soprano); Idris Daniels (baritone). The Cambrian Singers: conductor, Idloes Owen
followed by reports from the battlefronts
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces overseas
with his Orchestra, and artists
Weekly review of sporting topics past and present. Some famous New Year's Day football matches in Edinburgh and Glasgow, recalled. by Tom Begbie and Rex Kinsley. Introduced by Leo Hunter.
followed at 8.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the" CBC News Rooms
Weekly broadcasts from well-known Variety theatres. This week's bill is an excerpt from Tom Arnold's production of 'Red Riding Hood.' From the Theatre Royal, Birmingham and
with the Combined Stoll Theatres Orchestra.
Recorded in America, and heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network followed at 9.58 by News Headlines
and his Orchestra, with Sally Douglas , Len Camber , Johnny Green. Alan Grant , Archie Lewis , and Three Boys and a Girl
John Blore and his Orchestra. (Recording of the broadcast on December 15)