Records chosen by Forces overseas
from swing to classics
Records of the Cavendish Three
Recording of Debroy Somers and his Band, broadcast on April 23
for Forces newspapers overseas
and his Orchestra. Dance music and songs with Joan Edwards. Frank Sinatra , and the chorus.
at the theatre organ
Today's choice of records is by Yvonne Arnaud (bv permission of H. M. Tennent, Ltd.)
Music and song, Variety and news from Northern Ireland. Produced by James Mageean.
Conductor. Alan Crooks. (BBC recording)
and his Band
(First day). Commentary on the closing overs before lunch by Howard Marshall. From the Pavilion at Lord's
ENSA presents Geraldo and his Concert Orchestra? and vocalists : Frederick Harvey in ' Love Songs that have Lived'; Megs Jenkins in ' Story in Song ' ; ' Memories of a Star ' (
Frank Sinatra ), featured by Johnny Green : this week's ENSA artists. Manning Sherwin and Esther Coleman
played by Margaret Chamberlain
recently returned from an ENSA tour of India and Burma. give a characteristic ' Kenway-and-Young ' impression of some peculiar things that SEAC men may expect when they return.
on gramophone records
speaking to Forces overseas
Commentary by Raymond Glendenning during the first half of the First Leg of the League (North) War Cup Competition Final
Commentary by Raymond Glendenning during the second half of the First Leg of the League (North) War Cup Competition Final
England v.Australia. (First daw). Commentary during the afternoon's play by Howard Marshall. From the Pavilion at Lord's
Programme for officers and men of the Merchant Service, from their own Club in London. Hostess, Doris Hare. Music bv Debroy Somers and his Orchestra. Features include ' Ship's Newspaper,' clubroom talks on Merchant Navy affairs, and guest artists. Produced by Alfred Dunning. (BBC recording)
flashes between Britain and America. From London. Tommy Fields and Anona Winn , with Leslie Mitchell (by courtesy of British Movietonews Ltd.) as Master of Ceremonies in London, and Ben Grauer in New York. Produced in New York by Ross Filion and in London by Jimmy Dyrenforth and Eric Fawcett. (Joint BBC and NBC programme, heard simultaneously in both countries)
England v. Australia. (First Day.) Summary of the match by Howard Marshall
Louis. Levy and his Gaumont-British Studio Orchestra with Beryl Davis. Benny Lee , Jack Cooper and the Georgettes. Introduced by .Peter Madden . Produced by Elisabeth Tyson
Jean Metcalfe replies to letters from Forces overseas
Read at dictation speed
Edited version of this afternoon's commentaries by Raymond Glendenning.
Conductor. Guy Warrack
Followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada cabled from the CBC News Rooms
A programme of operatic and ballet, music, with Redvers Llewellyn (baritone), the BBC Theatre Chorus, and the BBC Theatre Orchestra: conductor, Stanford Robinson
Recorded in America, and heard by arrangement with the American Forces Network.
The Band of the 13/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own): conductor.
Mr. S. T. Vinnicombe