Programme Index

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on BBC Home Service Basic

From the past and the present DAVID GRIFFITHS blows the dust from a pile of recordings and discovers humour, wisdom, and opinions t Produced by STEVE ALLEN
Repeated on Saturday at 4.45

Contributors

Unknown:
David Griffiths
Produced By:
Steve Allen

Ron Crainer composer of light music discusses with ROY PLOMLEY In a recorded programme the eight records he would take to a desert island
Produced by Monica Chapman

Contributors

Unknown:
Ron Crainer
Produced By:
Monica Chapman
on BBC Home Service Basic

For retired and older people, and for those concerned for their welfare t Employment Schemes for Pensioners: GILBERT BAILEY talks to SAM POLLOCK , who supplies additional information
Keeping Fit in Later Years: 1: your muscles in daily living, by the Medical Officer of Health, Dagenham
Famous Conductors I Have Known: 6: Arturo Toscanini , by C. B. REES
The Day I Spoke to the Youth Club: PHYLLIS CHAPPELL
Introduced by SAM POLLOCK

Contributors

Talks:
Gilbert Bailey
Unknown:
Sam Pollock
Unknown:
Arturo Toscanini
Unknown:
C. B. Rees
Unknown:
Phyllis Chappell
Introduced By:
Sam Pollock

Regional Variations (2)

' The Black Neck Gang ' by Michael Elder-2

BBC Home Service Scottish

Second of twelve Toytown plays by S. G. HULME BEAMAN
Produced by Claire CHOVIL t Previously broadcast last
January

Contributors

Unknown:
S. G. Hulme Beaman
Produced By:
Claire Chovil
Larry the Lamb:
Derek McCulloch
Narrator:
Derek McCulloch
Ernest the Policeman:
Peter Claughton
The Mayor of Toytown:
Felix Felton
Mr Growser:
John Glyn-Jones
The Magician:
Norman Shelley

Regional Variations (7)

News. What's On?

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Midland

News. Stock Market Reports. News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

Voice of the North (261 m. until 6.35)

BBC Home Service North

News. Sport

BBC Home Service Scottish

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West
on BBC Home Service Basic

News. comment, controversy, and character from town and country

Regional Variations (4)

Musicale: John Carol Case. baritone: James Walker, piano; David Champeney. Patricia Bird and Bernard Adams, recorders; Tom Bromley and Mantle Childe. two pianos: Part 1: Mozart: Britten; Brahms

BBC Home Service Midland

James C. M. Campbell. tenor

BBC Home Service Scottish

Improve Your Welsh-9

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

John Foster and Sons BLACK DYKE MILLS BAND t Conductor, GEOFFREY WHITHAM

Contributors

Unknown:
John Foster
Conductor:
Geoffrey Whitham

Regional Variations (3)

BBC Scottish Orchestra. conducted by Bernard Keeffe

BBC Home Service Scottish

Awr Pawb: requests

BBC Home Service Welsh
on BBC Home Service Basic

VILEM TAUSKY conducts
THE BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader, Arthur Leavins with CYNTHIA GLOVER (soprano) MAX WORTHLEY (tenor)
WILLIAM BARTLETT (flute)
THE JOHN MCCARTHY SINGERS t Produced by ALAN ABBOTT
The programme includes:

Contributors

Leader:
Arthur Leavins
Soprano:
Cynthia Glover
Tenor:
Max Worthley
Flute:
William Bartlett
Produced By:
Alan Abbott

A new radio play by Lydia Ragosin with William Fox
Peter Coke , Sheila Burrell and Barbara Couper
The action takes place in Kwang-Yen, a busy port in the imaginary state of Nemshan
Main characters in order of speaking:
Other parts played by members of the BBC Drama Repertory Company t Produced by CHARLES LEFEAUX
See page 21

Contributors

Play By:
Lydia Ragosin
Unknown:
William Fox
Unknown:
Peter Coke
Unknown:
Sheila Burrell
Unknown:
Barbara Couper
Produced By:
Charles Lefeaux
Guy Penn-Callard, British Consul at Kwang-Yen:
Peter Coke
Captain Wally Lomas, Guy's cousin:
William Fox
Philippa, Guy's wife:
Sheila Burrell
Su Han, a maidservant:
Elizabeth Morgan
Leonie Chavanne:
Barbara Couper
Henri Chavanne, French Consul:
Norman Claridge
Mr Suangphon:
Andrew Sachs
on BBC Home Service Basic

Some of his vocal duets sung by the BENVENUTO Duo
Clare Walmesley (soprano)
Laura Sarti (mezzo-soprano) with PAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
Ich wollt', meine Lieb' ergdsse sich
Sonntagsmorgen Herbstlied
Abschiedslied der Zugvogel
Maiglbckchen und die Blüme lein t Part of the broadcast of October 30, 1962
Ninth of thirteen weekly pro. grammes to include Mendelssohn's chamber music. piano music. songs

Contributors

Unknown:
Benvenuto Duo
Soprano:
Clare Walmesley
Mezzo-Soprano:
Laura Sarti
Piano:
Paul Hamburger
on BBC Home Service Basic

Smetana
String Quartet No. 1 in E minor (From my Life) played by THE SMETANA Quartet Jiri Novak (violin)
Lubomir Kostecky (violin) Jaroslav Rybensky (viola) Antonin Kohout (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Played By:
The Smetana
Violin:
Jiri Novak
Violin:
Lubomir Kostecky
Viola:
Jaroslav Rybensky
Cello:
Antonin Kohout

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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