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Overture. Prince Igor (Borodin, orch.
Glazunov): Philharmonia Orchestra, conducted by Nicolai Maiko
Violin Concerto No. 2. in D minor
(Wieniawski) : Isaac Stern (violin). Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra of New York, conducted by Efrem Kurtz
Symphony No. 5. in E minor (Tchaikovsky): Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Evgeni Mravinsky on gramophone records

Contributors

Conducted By:
Nicolai Maiko
Violin:
Isaac Stern
Conducted By:
Efrem Kurtz
Conducted By:
Evgeni Mravinsky

from Liverpool Cathedral
Introit: Break forth 0 beauteous heavenly light (Bach)
Opening Prayers
Versicles and Responses (Smith) Psalm 8
First Lesson: Deuteronomy 30 Magnificat (Dunhill in G)
Second Lesson: St. Luke 2. vv. 21-40 Nunc dimittis (Dunhill in G) Creed, Responses. Collects
Anthem: All this night (Gerald Finei ) Prayers
The Grace
Voluntary: Prelude and Fugue in B minor (Bach)
Organist, Noel Rawsthorne
Choirmaster, Ronald Woan

Contributors

Unknown:
Gerald Finei
Organist:
Noel Rawsthorne
Choirmaster:
Ronald Woan

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Fifty Years Ago
' This here Progress, it keeps on.'-Mr. Smallwavs in ' The War in the Air' by H. G. Wells , 1908.
Written and compiled by Leslie Baily
Music composed and arranged by Alan Paul
Lord Brabazon of Tara a motorist in a cloth cap
Miss Dollis Brooke of the Pelissier Follies
Mr. L. R. Willdridge representing the otdinary man and the voices of: Mr. Griffith Brewer the first English aeroplane passenger
Miss Florrie Forde star of 'he Music-Hall in an Edwardian Scrapbook with the songs, suffragettes and news stories' of 1908 with Gladys Young , Andrew Faulds
Deryck Guyler. Helen Clare
Dudley Rolph. Clatence Wright
Oliver Burt
Erie Phillips , Gordon Davies Betty Hardy , Margaret Leigh
Pages turned by Freddy Grisewood
BBC Revue Orchestra and Chorus
Conducted by Alan Paul
Production hv Vernon Harris

Contributors

Unknown:
H. G. Wells
Unknown:
Leslie Baily
Arranged By:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Miss Dollis Brooke
Unknown:
Miss Florrie Forde
Unknown:
Gladys Young
Unknown:
Andrew Faulds
Unknown:
Deryck Guyler.
Unknown:
Helen Clare
Unknown:
Dudley Rolph.
Unknown:
Clatence Wright
Unknown:
Oliver Burt
Unknown:
Erie Phillips
Unknown:
Gordon Davies
Unknown:
Betty Hardy
Unknown:
Margaret Leigh
Turned By:
Freddy Grisewood
Conducted By:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Vernon Harris

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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