from swing to classics
Ronnie Munro and his Orchestra, with Kay Kennedy. John Silver , and Nora Savage.
News read at dictation speed for Forces newspapers overseas
Recorded by members of the Services for their relatives and friends in Britain
Introduced by Peter Haddon
Service for members of the Forces at home and overseas who are in out-of-the-way places and have no padre with them. From Bradford Cathedral. Conducted bv the Provost of Bradford. the Very Rev. John G. Tiarks.
The hymns are sung by the Bradford Cathedral Choir, and the organist and choirmaster is Dr. Charles Hooper
and his Mazurka Orchestra (All arrangements by Mischa
News from and about the three Canadian Services overseas, and a newsletter from Canada read by W.R.N.S. Georgina Murray , R.C.N.V.R.
Edited versions of yesterday's commentaries on The Scottish Summer Cup Final: The Stalin Mile: R.A.A.F. v. South of England cricket match, and The Victory Aquacade
from Woodhouse Moor Methodist Church, conducted by the Rev. Professor Norman Snaith ; choirmaster,
0 for a thousand tongues to sing
Prayer and the Lord's Prayer
For all thy saints (M.H.B. 832, vv. 1.
2. 3. 7. 8)
Lesson: 1 Maccabeus 3, w. 16-22
Anthem: How lovely are thy messengers (Mendelssohn)
I'll praise my Maker while I've breath (M.H.B. 428)
Organist) Tom Bates
Reg. Leopold playing popular light pieces written or transcribed for the violin
with impromptu answers to listeners' questions: Sir George Dyson (Director of the Royal College of Music). Professor Gilbert Murray , E. Arnot Robertson, Bertrand Russell , F.R.S.. Barbara Ward. Question-Master, Major Brian Meredith. (Shortened edition for overseas of last Tuesday's recorded session)
and the BBC Symphony Orchestra (leader, Paul Beard ). Conductor, Sir Adrian Boult
and his Orchestra, with Sally Douglas. Carole Carr , Len Camber , Johnny Green , Archie Lewis , and Three Boys and a Girl
Marjorie Anderson replies to letters sent to her by Forces overseas
Combined Stoll Theatres Orchestra (by permission of Prince Littler), under its conductor, Reginald Burston. With Monia Liter. (BBC recording)
Lionel Hale on plays
on gramophone records
An entertainment for Forces overseas. Jack and Eddy Eden, Buck Warren and Chick, Norman Hackforth in 'Composer Cavalcade', with Rita Williams, the Vickers Twins, the Nairn Brothers (by permission of Jack Hylton), and excerpts from "Late Joys" from the Players Theatre, with Leonard Sachs as Chairman and the following: Daphne Anderson, Charlotte Bidmead, Nuna Davey, Don Gemmel, Archie Harradine, Richard Hart, Hattie Jacques, Betty Lawrence, and Joan Sterndale-Bennett. The BBC Variety Orchestra. Introduced by Jill Evans (by permission of Sidney Box Productions). From the stage of the Queensberry All-Services Club.
On gramophone records.
A tribute in music and song to the war-time Civil Defence Services and personnel of the L.C.C., presented by the ' Daily Herald.' The artists in this broadcast excerpt include Richard Tauber , Arthur Askey. the Central Band of the Royal Air Force, the Alexandra Choir and Geraldo's Concert Orchestra. From the Royal
Albert Hall , London
A musical romance of the Canadian Rockies. Book and lyrics by Otto Harbach and Oscar Hammerstein. Music by Rudolf Friml and Herbert Stothart , with special orchestrations by Leo Wurmser. Radio version and production by Desmond Davis
BBC Theatre Chorus: BBC Theatre Orchestra, conductor, Stanford Robin son
(Edmund Donlevy broadcasts by permission of the Administrator of Sadler's Wells)
Followed at 9.10 by Home News from Canada
Cabled from the CBC News Rooms
by Moura Lympany
The second of two programmes in which Paula Green says ' Hullo Again' to the serving men and women she met on her recent tour of PAIFORCE and SEAC, with her pianist, Reg Warburton , and James Moody and his Sextet. Produced by Vernon Harris.
Community hymn-singing from Eighth Army H.Q. Choir, and Royal Corps of Signals Choir. followed at 10.25 by THE EPILOGUE
played by George Scott Wood and his Accordion Band