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Bach
Part I
Elsie Suddaby (soprano)
Mary Jarred (alto)
Parry Jones (tenor)
Eric Greene (tenor)
Roy Henderson (baritone)
William Parsons (bass)
The Bach Choir
C. Thornton Lofthouse (harpsichord)
Ambrose Gauntlett (viola de gamba)
John Francis (flute)
Leon Goossens (oboe)
Osborn H. Peasgood (organ)
The Jacques Orchestra
Leader, Ruth Pearl Conductor, Reginald Jacques
(Part 2 will be broadcast next Sunday at 2.30 p.m.)

Contributors

Soprano:
Elsie Suddaby
Tenor:
Parry Jones
Tenor:
Eric Greene
Baritone:
Roy Henderson
Bass:
William Parsons
Harpsichord:
Thornton Lofthouse
Viola:
Ambrose Gauntlett
Flute:
John Francis
Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Oboe:
Osborn H. Peasgood
Conductor:
Reginald Jacques

A programme of gramophone records presented by Basil Maine
On January 10 that seasoned and popular broadcaster Basil Maine presented a gramophone programme called ' Memories of the Ballet '. As few things are better worth remembering or more enchanting, a host of listeners will be eager to hear this follow-up today'Enchantment of the Ballet '. Basil
Maine's earlier broadcasts on ' Chopin in Love' and ' Elgar's Wartime Music' will be remembered.

Contributors

Presented By:
Basil Maine
Unknown:
Basil Maine

or ' The boy who wouldn't grow up ' by J. M. Barrie
Music by John Crook
Cast
Redskin braves, pirates, and the crocodile
The storyteller is Mac
Augmented Revue Orchestra
Conducted by Hyam Greenbaum
The play adapted for broadcasting and produced by Derek McCulloch and Gordon Crier
(by arrangement with the Children's Hospital, Gt. Ormond Street, London)
(See ' Miscellany ', p. A

Contributors

Unknown:
J. M. Barrie
Music By:
John Crook
Conducted By:
Hyam Greenbaum
Produced By:
Derek McCulloch
Produced By:
Gordon Crier
Peter Pan:
Patricia Haynes
Captain Jas Hook:
Philip Leaver
Mr Darling:
Laidman Browne
Mrs Darling:
Joyce Kennedy
Wendy Moira Angela Darling:
Rosamund Barnes
John Napoleon Darling:
Robert Holland
Michael Nicholas Darling:
Myles Rudge
Nana, their nurse:
By Herself
Liza, their servant:
Betty Astell
Tinker Bell:
Jenny Wren
The lost boys: Slightly:
John Singer
Nibs:
John Morris
Curly:
Billy Poeton
Tootles:
Audrey Cameron
First twin:
Rex Holdsworth
Second twin:
Geoffrey Palmer
The pirates: Cecco:
Jacques Brown
Bill Jukes:
Laidman Browne
Cookson:
Sidney Burchall
Needier:
Ernest Jay
Gentleman Starkey:
Dick Francis
Smee, the pirate boatswain:
Hedley Goodall
Red Indians: Great Big Little Panther:
Sidney Burchall
Tiger Lily:
Betty Astell

A musical biography written and . compiled by Wilfrid Rooke Ley
Music selected and the programme presented by Mark H. Lubbock with" BBC Theatre Chorus
Trained by Charles Grove *
BBC Theatre Orchestra
Leader, Tate Gilder
Conductor, Stanford Robinson
Narrator, Dennis Arundell
[Home Service continued over/eaf

Contributors

Unknown:
Wilfrid Rooke Ley
Presented By:
Mark H. Lubbock
Unknown:
Charles Grove
Leader:
Tate Gilder
Narrator:
Dennis Arundell

broadcast by the combined congregations of a Midland city
Sentences
Ye holy angels bright (A. and M.
546 ; S.P. 701 ; C.H. 39)
Thanksgiving
Psalm cxxxix, 1-11
Lesson: St. Matthew v. 3-12 Creed and Prayers
My song is love unknown (S.P. 127) Address by the Bishop of Lichfield Jesus, good above all other (S.P. 540)
Blessing
This is the first of three evening services which Bishop Edward Woods will conduct. As a general title for his addresses the Bishop has chosen ' What do we ask of God ? ' and tonight his subject will be ' A life worth living

Contributors

Unknown:
Edward Woods

by Euripides
First performed about 438 B.C.
Translated into English rhyming verse by Gilbert Murray (by permission of H M Tennent, Ltd
Chorus (consisting of elders of Pherae): Leon Quartermaine (by permission of H. M. Tennent, Ltd.),
John Laurie , Frederick Piper
Produced by Barbara Burnham

Contributors

Unknown:
Gilbert Murray
Unknown:
Leon Quartermaine
Unknown:
John Laurie
Produced By:
Barbara Burnham
Admetus, King of Pherae in Thessaly:
Malcolm Keen
Alcestis, his wife:
Catherine Lacey
Pheres, his father:
A. Bromley Davenport
A handmaid:
Cherry Cottrell
The Hero Heracles:
Leslie Perrins
The God Apollo:
Graeme Muir
Thanatos, or Death:
Arthur Evans
The boy child:
Neville Gates
Servant:
Frederick Piper

BBC Home Service Basic

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