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Some personal opinions mixed with music
This week: The First Date
Introduced by BRIAN MATTHEW
JANE ASHER , TERENCE EDMOND
MARJORIE Proofs , CYRIL FLETCHER and PAUL DUVAL
Written and produced by DAVID CARTER
Broadcast on March 28

Contributors

Introduced By:
Brian Matthew
Introduced By:
Jane Asher
Introduced By:
Terence Edmond
Unknown:
Marjorie Proofs
Unknown:
Cyril Fletcher
Unknown:
Paul Duval
Produced By:
David Carter

A programme of old favourites sung by GEOFFREY SAVAGE (bass) with RUBY TAYLOR (piano)
DUDLEY SAVAGE (organ) and a chorus from the Carmenians OPERATIC SOCIETY
Chorus-Master. HORACE WILLIAMS
Introduced by DUDLEY SAVAGE

Contributors

Sung By:
Geoffrey Savage
Chorus-Master:
Horace Williams
Introduced By:
Dudley Savage

Regional Variations (2)

What's On? Interlude

BBC Home Service Midland

by Lewis Carroll adapted for broadcasting in four parts by MOLLIE HARDWICK
Music specially written by ALAN PAUL played by Harold Smart (organ) ALAN PAUL (piano) with Prunella Scales as Alice
Other parts played by Wilfred Babbage , William Fox Carleton Hobbs. Harold Reese
Narrated and produced by DAVID DAVIS
1: Down the Rabbit Hole
Broadcast on May 28, 1962

Contributors

Unknown:
Lewis Carroll
Unknown:
Mollie Hardwick
Written By:
Alan Paul
Played By:
Harold Smart
Piano:
Alan Paul
Unknown:
Prunella Scales
Played By:
Wilfred Babbage
Played By:
William Fox
Played By:
Carleton Hobbs.
Played By:
Harold Reese
Produced By:
David Davis

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including
You asked us to play ... record requests
Turning points: 6-CHRISTINA
FOYLE talks to JOHN ELLISON
International Eisteddfod: a line from Llangollen
Introduced by POLLY ELWES

Contributors

Unknown:
John Ellison
Introduced By:
Polly Elwes

A chronicle of the road by ROSEMARY SUTCLIFF adapted for broadcasting in six parts by NAN MacDonald
1: The Joyous Company
The Players;
Incidental music composed by Thomas B. Pitfield and played by a section of the BBC Northern Orchestra
Conducted by John Hopkins
Produced by HERBERT SMITH

Contributors

Unknown:
Rosemary Sutcliff
Composed By:
Thomas B. Pitfield
Conducted By:
John Hopkins
Produced By:
Herbert Smith
Storyteller:
Deryck Guyler
Hugh Copplestone:
John Thornley
His Father:
Geoffrey Banks
Aunt Alison:
Alison Bayley
Old Woman:
Marian Glynn-Evans
Tobias Pennifeather:
David Mahlowe
Jonathan Whiteleafe:
Ronald Baddiley
Jasper Nye:
Basil Jones
Benjamin Bunsell:
Frank Poynter
Nicholas Bodkyn:
Bruce .Bould

Regional Variations (6)

News

BBC Home Service Midland

(434 m.) Voice of the North: Operatic records. (261 m. North-East News. Voice of Cumberland: magazine

BBC Home Service North

News. Stock Market Reports News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

News

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

News. Round-up

BBC Home Service South and West

News, comment controversy and character from town and country

Regional Variations (2)

Gaelic Proverbs from Nan Mackinnon of Vatersay

BBC Home Service Scottish

Eighteenth International Musical Eisteddfod
Songs from many lands recorded during the day's competitions in the Pavilion
Among the countries represented are Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Poland, Malta, America, Sweden, Holland, and Germany
Introduced by WYNFORD VAUGHAN THOMAS and BRIAN HOEY
Direct from the Pavilion Part of tonight's concert by choirs and dancers from overseas
Produced by ALWYN JONES and CHARLES BEARDSALL

Contributors

Introduced By:
Wynford Vaughan Thomas
Introduced By:
Brian Hoey
Produced By:
Alwyn Jones
Unknown:
Charles Beardsall

Regional Variations (3)

An account of a pony trek round the shores of Cardigan Bay by Wynford Vaughan Thomas--6

BBC Home Service Welsh

' The Viola Player ': play by Gordon Emslle

BBC Home Service Scottish

by G. Nouil-Godden with Hugh Burden and Michael Hordern
The story of the voyage and wreck of the Norwegian brig August Herman Francke , which left Kragero on April 13. 1886, and was lost on the Goodwin Sands on the night of April 18. and of the sufferings of her Master, Jan Jorgensen , who was the sole survivor and was rescued by the North Deal life-boat after thirty hours on the sands. with Ronald Baddiley Edward Burnham
Leigh Crutchley , William Fox Roy Spencer , Patrick Westwood
Produced by MAURICE BROWN

Contributors

Unknown:
G. Nouil-Godden
Unknown:
Hugh Burden
Unknown:
Michael Hordern
Unknown:
Herman Francke
Unknown:
Jan Jorgensen
Unknown:
Ronald Baddiley
Unknown:
Edward Burnham
Unknown:
Leigh Crutchley
Unknown:
William Fox
Unknown:
Roy Spencer
Unknown:
Patrick Westwood
Produced By:
Maurice Brown
Narrator:
Hugh Burden
Captain Jan Jorgensen:
Michael Hordern
Coxswain Dick Roberts:
Peter Claughton
The Rev Thomas Treanor:
Desmond Llewelyn

SIR HARRY BRITTAIN
90-year-old founder member tells the story of this Anglo-American Society which started in July 1902
He also introduces recordings of famous speeches made at past luncheons and dinners
Produced by HAROLD ROGERS

Contributors

Unknown:
Sir Harry Brittain
Produced By:
Harold Rogers

LEONID KOGAN (violin)
ELISABETH GILELS (violin)
NUREMBERG
CHAMBER Music GROUP
Kurt Hausmann (oboe) Otto Buchner (violin)
Josef Ulsamer (viola da gamba) Willy Spilling (harpsichord)
Canonic Sonata No. 1, In G major, for two violins (Telemann)
11.19. Suite No. 6, in D minor, for oboe, violin, and continuo (Telemann)
JJ.30* Sonata in C major. Op.
3 No. 3, for two violins (Leclair) on gramophone records

Contributors

Violin:
Leonid Kogan
Violin:
Elisabeth Gilels
Oboe:
Kurt Hausmann
Violin:
Otto Buchner
Viola:
Josef Ulsamer

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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