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11.0 RHYTHM AND MELODY, by John Horton. Review
11.20 GEOGRAPHY. Regions and peoples of the Soviet Union. ' The Far North ' : resources and problems of the northern forests and tundra ; difficulties of settlement and transport
11.40 ENGLISH FOR UNDER-NINES : ' The Cherry' : original story by Diano Ross , adapted for broadcasting

Contributors

Unknown:
John Horton.
Story By:
Diano Ross

Gramophone programme of instrumental duets
'Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (Solomon :
Handel) Ethel) Bartlett and Rae Robertson
Ave Maria (Schubert-Wilhelmi) :
William Primrose (viola) and Sidonie Goossens (harp)
Suite for Two Clarinets (Alan Frank ) :
Frederick Thurston and Ralph Clarke
Andantino (KonzertstOck : Weber) :
Emanuel Feuermann (cello) and Gerald Moore (piano)
Violin Sonata in G (Beethoven) : Kreisler
(violin) and Rachmaninoff (piano)

Contributors

Unknown:
Rae Robertson
Unknown:
Ave Maria
Viola:
William Primrose
Viola:
Sidonie Goossens
Clarinets:
Alan Frank
Clarinets:
Frederick Thurston
Clarinets:
Ralph Clarke
Cello:
Emanuel Feuermann
Cello:
Gerald Moore

2.0 NATURE STUDY : ' Voices of the Night', by A. Scott Kennedy
2.15 Interval music
2.20 I YSGOLION CYMRU. (For Welsh schools). ' Y Pentref'. '. 9 — ' Helpu'r Ffermwr '. Gweithio ar y gwair
2.40 SENIOR HISTORY: South Africa: ' General Botha ', by Nesta Pain

Contributors

Unknown:
A. Scott Kennedy
Unknown:
Nesta Pain

' Tommy Troot 's Visitor', by Lavinia Derwent , read by W. H. D. Joss
' Prize Winners All ! ' Young vocal soloists and instrumental players who have been prize-winners in recent Scottish Musical Festivals let you hear their test-pieces

Contributors

Unknown:
Tommy Troot
Unknown:
Lavinia Derwent
Read By:
W. H. D. Joss

Mary Jarred (contralto).
Ida Haendel (violin).
BBC Choral Society (chorus-master, Leslie Woodgate).
London Philharmonic Orchestra (leader, Jean Pougnet ), conducted by Sir Henry Wood
Russian programme From the Royal Albert Hall, London

Contributors

Contralto:
Mary Jarred
Violin:
Ida Haendel
Chorus-Master:
Leslie Wood
Leader:
Jean Pougnet
Conductor:
Sir Henry Wood

Weekly programme telling in dramatic form stories of courage and endurance, of humour and heroism, from the week's news. Edited by Gordon Boshell and Ronald Collier, with music under the direction of George Walter.

Contributors

Edited By:
Gordon Boshell
Edited By:
Ronald Collier
Unknown:
George Walter
Producer:
Leonard Cottrell

BBC Home Service Basic

About BBC Home Service

BBC Home Service is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 1st September 1939 and ended on the 29th September 1967.

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