from swing to classics
Records of Florence Desmond
Recording of John Blore and -his Orchestra, broadcast in the General Forces Programme at 10.30 p.m. on November 3
followed by ' IKNOW WHAT I LIKE'
Today's choice of records is by Patrick Lacey
No. 70 of a fortnightly programme from the countryside: ' Cardigan-shire.'
followed by News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
and his Orchestra.
followed by * COMMAND PERFORMANCE'
Recorded in America, and heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network.
Selections derived from folk music, played by the BBC Midland Light Orchestra: conductor, Rae Jenkins
followed at 11.2 by Sidelights from Today's Papers
Louis Levy and his Gaumont-British Studio Orchestra, with Beryl Davis , Benny Lee , Jack Cooper , and The Georgettes, including ' The Screen Presents,' bringing famous film stars to the microphone, introduced by Moore Raymond. Produced by Elisabeth Tyson.
. on gramophone records
Overture: Don Giovanni : Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra, conducted by Fritz Busch
Piano Concerto in A (K.488):
Denis Matthews , with the Liverpool
Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by George Weldon
Theme and Variations, and Minuet
(Divertimento No. 17 in D): London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Hamilton Harty
followed by ' VARIETY BAND-BOX' f
An entertainment chosen by Forces serving overseas: Jack Payne 's Orchestra, conducted by Stanley Andrews , with Carole Carr and Betty Webb ; Tarrant Bailey , Jnr., and the Tarantellas: Jean Kennedy : Michael Austin : Mark Strong in ' Composer Cavalcade,' with Edna Hatzfeld ; Bruce Trent ; Max and Harry Nes bitt. Introduced by Phyllis Calvert. Produced by Cecil Madden and Stephen Williams. From the stage of the Queensberry All-Services Club.
Five-minute weekly newsletter for Forces in South-East Asia Command
Special programme for American Forces overseas
speaking to Forces overseas. (Recording of yesterday's broadcast)
followed by 'RADIO NEWSREEL'
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
Records chosen for themselves try British Forces overseas
with Stephane Grappelly , Sgt.- Ted Hockridge. and Felton' Rapley at- the theatre organ. Introduced by Sandy Macpherson
and his Orchestra, with Leslie Douglas , Gwen Jones , and Betty Kent
followed by reports from the battle-fronts
played by the BBC Scottish Orchestra: conductor, Guy Warrack
Claude Dampier. Sydney Howard , Billie Carlyle , Muriel George. Dick Francis , Carl Carlisle. Deryn Kerbey. Michele de Lys , and the BBC Revue Orchestra, under the direction of Alan Crooks. Scripts by Alfred Dunning. Rex Diamond . James Bunting
ENSA presents half-an-hour of songs and orchestral music, with Geraldo and his Concert Orchestra, and vocalists: Walter Midgeley in ' Love Songs that have Lived': Bill Stephens in 'Story in Song': Paula Green in ' Memories of a Star'; this week's ENSA star. Binnie Hale. (Recording of last Saturday's broadcast)
Followed at 8.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
in 'Anne to You.'
edited and read by Lieutenant Frederic Phelan , A.I.F. and NEWS FROM NEW ZEALAND edited and read by Arthur Heighway
2—' The Case of the Hairless Student.' followed by News Headlines
Gramophone programme of requests from Forces overseas
Piano Concerto No. 1, in B flat minor
(Tchaikovsky): Egon Petri , with the London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Walter Goehr
A Night on the Bare Mountain
(Mussorgsky): Colonne Symphony
Orchestra, conducted by Paul Paray followed at 9.68 by News Headlines
Repeat of yesterday's recorded broadcast
Howard Baker and his Band