from swing to classics
Records of Roy Henderson
Recording of Stanley Black and. the Dance Orchestra, broadcast in the Home Service at 3.0 p.m. on December 11
Recording of yesterday's broadcast
and his Band, with Harry Davis , featuring Terry Devon and Alan Dean.
On gramophone records.
and his Band, featuring Dorothy Carless.
Harry Pell and his Orchestra *
CBC Network programme, originating in Vancouver on the Pacific Coast of Canada, with Percy Harvey and the Golden Strings Orchestra, and songs by Ann Watt and Greg Miller. .. (Special CBC recording)
CBC Network programme, featuring popular tunes and cowboy songs. played by Cammie Howard and his Quintet, and sung by Oral Scheer . (CBC recording of a programme originating in Ottawa)
Records of classical music chosen by civilian and Forces listeners overseas
Conductor, Arthur O. Pearce
and his Orchestra
with the Bachelor Girls, Peter Akister , and George Elliott. Directed by James Moody
Close-ups from the war-fronts of the world
Recording of last night's broadcast
Eugene Pini playing light pieces, written or transcribed for the violin
Conductor, Anthony Bernard
Arthur Black introduces the Pipe Band of the Gordon* Highlanders (Pipe-Major George Cruickshanks ); Muriel Rae (soprano); Curley MacKay (accordion); recordings made at Wick for the Auld New Year; football news
. by Peter Craigmyle ; ' Call yourself a Scot? '—the weekly quiz. Programme produced by Elizabeth Adair
Novelty numbers and solo pieces played by the BBC Variety Orchestra (conductor, Charles Shadwell ), with Gene Crowley
and reports from the battle-fronts
Records chosen for themselves by British Forces overseas
and the Dance Orchestra, with Rita Marlowe , Sid Buckman , and the Prairie Boys
Weekly review of sporting topics past and present. ' The Bullocks of Newby, Park Stables.' Story of a famous racing family told by Bert and Billy Bullock in a chat with Claude Harrison.
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: the Western Brothers; the Vickers Twins and Leslie Johns; Cavan O'Connor. From the Metropolitan Theatre of Varieties, London
with the Combined Stoll Theatres Orchestra.
(NEWS HEADLINES AT 9.15)
Recorded in America, and heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network followed at 9.58 by , News Headlines
Directed by Cpl. Paul Fenoulhet (by permission of the Air Ofncer Commanding)
BBC Revue Orchestra: conductor, Alan Crooks.