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Quartet in E flat major, Op. 64
No. 6 played by the NEW DANISH STRING QUARTET Arne Svendsen (violin)
Palle Heichelmann (violin) Knud Frederiksen (viola)
Pierre Rene Honnens (cello)

Contributors

Violin:
Arne Svendsen
Violin:
Palle Heichelmann
Viola:
Knud Frederiksen
Cello:
Pierre Rene Honnens

Eight weekly programmes about some of the civilisations of the ancient world
4: India by F R. ALLCHIN
Lecturer in Indian Art and Archaeology, University of Cambridge
Readings by MAHENDRA KAUL
(from original Indian sources)
Broadcast on March 13 in Network Three
For details of accompanying booklet. see pace 38

Contributors

Unknown:
R. Allchin
Unknown:
Mahendra Kaul

Country Ceili from Keady, Co. Armagh
ST. PETER'S CEILI BAND
TERESA CLIFFORD (folk singer)
NORMAN HAWKINS (bass)
GERARD CAMPBELL
(songs with guitar)
Master of Ceremonies, JACK SLOANE
1 Produced by SAM DENTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Teresa Clifford
Bass:
Norman Hawkins
Bass:
Gerard Campbell
Unknown:
Jack Sloane
Produced By:
Sam Denton

Regional Variations (2)

Farming and Fishing News

BBC Home Service Scottish

Introduced by RALPH WIGHTMAN
The Milky Way
GEORGE SPEAKMAN , of the National Dairy Council, discusses how and why housewives buy milk and dairy products
Pigs in the States
David BELLIS reports on his recent visit to America and Canada, where he studied pig management and feeding techniques
Produced by JOHN GREENSLADE

Contributors

Introduced By:
Ralph Wightman
Unknown:
George Speakman
Unknown:
David Bellis
Produced By:
John Greenslade

Regional Variations (2)

Requests, views. and experiences

BBC Home Service South and West

A chronicle of events aboard H.M.S.
Troutbridge Leslie Phillips as Sub-Lieut.
Phillips Stephen Murray as Lieut Murray , the No.
Jon Pertwee as Chief Petty Officer Pertwee with Richard Caldicot
Janet Brown , Ronnie Barker Tenniel Evans , Michael Bates and Robin Boyte
Written by Lawrie Wyman
Produced by ALASTAIR SCOTT JOHNSTON
Broadcast on April 5, in the Light Programme

Contributors

Unknown:
Troutbridge Leslie Phillips
Unknown:
Phillips Stephen Murray
Unknown:
Lieut Murray
Unknown:
Jon Pertwee
Unknown:
Richard Caldicot
Unknown:
Janet Brown
Unknown:
Ronnie Barker
Unknown:
Tenniel Evans
Unknown:
Michael Bates
Unknown:
Robin Boyte
Written By:
Lawrie Wyman
Produced By:
Alastair Scott Johnston

Bath Festival
Chamber Orchestra and Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Oboe Concerto No. 1. in B flat major (Handel)
LEON GOOSSENS (oboe) BATH FESTIVAL
CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Directed by YEHUDI MENUHIN
Concerto for double string orchestra (Tippett)
MOSCOW CHAMBER ORCHESTRA and BATH FESTIVAL CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
Conducted by RUDOLF BARSHAI
Divertimento (Bartok)
MOSCOW CHAMBER ORCHESTRA Conducted by RUDOLF BARSHAI on gramophone records

Contributors

Oboe:
Leon Goossens
Directed By:
Yehudi Menuhin
Conducted By:
Rudolf Barshai
Conducted By:
Rudolf Barshai

A Glimpse of Arcady by Joan O'Connor and Ceoily Finn with Marjorie Westbury
Richard Hurndall
Mary Wimbush
Rotand Harding-whose self-confidence has been undermined by the bitter contempt of his wife-meets a young girl, Pilar Gomez , at his weekly Spanish lessons. He takes her out to dinner; they continue to meet and soon she becomes vitally necessary to Roland because through her eyes he sees an image of himself which he can respect.
Cast in order of speaking:
Produced by AUDREY CAMERON
Broadcast on February 4, 1961

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan O'Connor
Unknown:
Ceoily Finn
Unknown:
Marjorie Westbury
Unknown:
Richard Hurndall
Unknown:
Mary Wimbush
Unknown:
Rotand Harding-Whose
Unknown:
Pilar Gomez
Produced By:
Audrey Cameron
Freda Harding:
Mary Wimbush
Roland Harding:
Richard Hurndall
Eve Lister:
Molly Rankin
Alec Lister:
John Bryning
Rita West:
Barbara Mitchell
Student:
Penelope Lee
Pilar Gomez:
Marjorie Westbury
Sidney West:
David Bird
Eddy Baker:
Douglas Storm
Fernando:
David March

from the Cathedral Church of St. Mary (Scottish Episcopal), Edinburgh
Versicles and Responses
(Tomkins)
Psalm 106
Lessons: 2 Chronicles 21, vv.
1 and 20: 22 vv. 1-12; St. Mark 8, vv. 1-26
Magnificat and Nunc dimittis
(Stanford in C)
Anthem: Like as the hart desireth the waterbrooks (Herbert Howells )
Organist and Master of the Choristers, Dennis Townhill
Assistant Organist. Donald Cullington

Contributors

Organist:
Herbert Howells
Organist:
Donald Cullington

and all things nice!
A magazine specially for the five-to-eight-year-olds
Introduced by DAVID
Songs to the Guitar from JOHN BERRY
Holiday ideas from Roy MCCARTRY
Looking after Pets by MAXWELL KNIGHT
A Poem read by DAVID LLOYD JAMES
* The Un-Holiday' a serial story by BARBARA SLEIGH read by ANNE CATCHPOLE
Produced by ELIZABETH BROWN and GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown:
John Berry
Read By:
David Lloyd James
Read By:
Anne Catchpole
Produced By:
Elizabeth Brown
Produced By:
Graham Gauld

Run for Cover
A new six-part serial by GEOFFREY MORGAN with JOHN BENTLEY and JUNE SPENCER
1: Girl Running
'I was on the cliff edge when two men appeared carrying a limp figure. They paused, then threw the man over the cliff. I was frozen with shock I
Produced by GRAHAM GAULD

Contributors

Unknown:
Geoffrey Morgan
Unknown:
John Bentley
Unknown:
June Spencer
Produced By:
Graham Gauld
Steve Conroy:
John Bentley
Penny Paige:
June Spencer
Ann Lorrimer:
Ysanne Churchman
Francis Delaney:
Charles E Stidwill
Barbara Cooke:
Gwen Day Burroughs
Laura Holt:
Dorit Welles
Jeremy Scott:
Michael Sherwell
Wendy Daneforth:
Norma Griffin
Reception Clerk:
David Terence

How are the changes in the status of the professional footballer affecting British soccer?
An enquiry introduced by ARTHUR APPLETON and TOM KILGOUR
Will the abolition of the maximum wage eventually lead to changes in the format of the Leagues?
Comments from people who carry responsibility:
DENIS FOLLOWS, ALAN HARDAKER FRED DENOVAN , JIMMY LONG CLIFF LLOYD , STAN CULLIS and DAVE RUSSELL
Produced by ARTHUR APPLETON
See page 29

Contributors

Introduced By:
Arthur Appleton
Introduced By:
Tom Kilgour
Unknown:
Alan Hardaker
Unknown:
Fred Denovan
Unknown:
Jimmy Long
Unknown:
Cliff Lloyd
Unknown:
Stan Cullis
Unknown:
Dave Russell
Produced By:
Arthur Appleton

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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