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FOUR AMERICANS
John Alden Carpenter. Samuel Barber , Roy Harris , and Edward MacDowell , records of whose music will be heard during the week at this time. Today. Carpenter's orchestral suite, ' Adventures in a Perambulator '

Contributors

Unknown:
John Alden Carpenter.
Unknown:
Samuel Barber
Unknown:
Roy Harris
Unknown:
Edward MacDowell

SINGING TOGETHER, by Herbert Wise -man. Request programme
11.20 SCIENCE AND GARDENING. ' FungUS Friends and Foes.' 1-' The Mushroom Family,' by Alan Peacock
11.40 MUSIC AND MOVEMENT FOR JUNIORS, by Ann Driver
12.0 BIBLE TALKS FOR SIXTH FORMS. Understanding the Old Testament: I Immortality, by Dr. T. H. Robinson

Contributors

Unknown:
Herbert Wise
Unknown:
Alan Peacock
Unknown:
Ann Driver
Unknown:
Dr. T. H. Robinson

ENSA show, introduced by Bryan Michie. R.A.F. ' Skyrockets ' Dance Orchestra (Fighter Command) (by permission of the -A.O.C.), under the direction of Sgt. Paul Fenoulhet. Guest artists, Kay Cavendish and Bruce Trent

Contributors

Introduced By:
Bryan Michie.
Unknown:
Paul Fenoulhet.
Artists:
Kay Cavendish
Artists:
Bruce Trent

FOR RURAL SCHOOLS (Scotland), by John R. Allan. The Coal Mine'
2.5 WORLD HISTORY. Great stories from the past. ' Ilya of Murom '-: a story from the Russian by Rhoda Power , telling how ' the old Cossack ' overcame Kalin the Tartar. Part 3
2.30 ORCHESTRAL CONCERT SERIES. 'Major and Minor': illustrated talk by George Loughlin
2.50 MUSIC BROADCAST FOR OLDER pupils: Overture: Oberon (Weber), on gramophone records f

Contributors

Unknown:
John R. Allan.
Unknown:
Rhoda Power
Talk By:
George Loughlin

Story for the youngest listeners: Grace McChlery reads ' Mcintosh Does What He Is Told,' by Lavinia Derwent
Children's Magazine (Scottish number)
Contents : Eric Dixon (boy soprano); John Scott (Border shepherd); Sydney MacEwan (tenor); Cathie Gibson , young swimming champion, in an interview with her coach; T. Y. Benyon, F. R.G.S ., describes unusual ways of travelling; ' Children's Newsreel.'

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Dixon
Soprano:
John Scott
Tenor:
Sydney MacEwan
Tenor:
Cathie Gibson
Unknown:
T. Y. Benyon, F. R.G.S

with Anona Winn; 'Inspector Wise Hurries' — a weekly detective problem, featuring Edgar Norfolk, written by Mileson Horton; 'With a Star and a Song'; Peter Cavanagh; Richard Murdoch in 'Puzzle Corner.' Cliff Gordon entertains; 'May We Introduce?' (by arrangement with Leonard Urry): interviewer, Ronald Waldman
The Singing Commeres, Revue Chorus, and BBC Variety Orchestra, conducted by Charles Shadwell. Produced by Harry S. Pepper

Contributors

Unknown:
Anona Winn
Written By:
Mileson Horton
Song:
Peter Cavanagh
Song:
Richard Murdoch
Unknown:
Cliff Gordon
Arrangement With:
Leonard Urry
Interviewer:
Ronald Waldman
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell.
Duced By:
Harry S. Pepper

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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