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SHIRLEY MINTY (contralto) tPAUL HAMBURGER (piano)
JOHN LILL (piano)
Songs:
Dein blaues Auge: Botschaft; Wiegenlied; Der Schmied
Two Rhapsodies, Op. 79: B minor; G minor
Songs:
Liebestreu; Wie Melodien zieht es mir; Nachtigall; Meine Liebe ist grim

Contributors

Piano:
John Lill

from Eskra, Co.
Tyrone ST. PETER'S CEILI BAND
MAUREEN TYSON (soprano) JAMES SHAW (baritone)
DAVID HAMMOND
(songs with guitar)
Master of Ceremonies, JACK SLOANE
Produced by SAM DENTON

Contributors

Unknown:
Tyrone St.
Soprano:
Maureen Tyson
Baritone:
David Hammond
Unknown:
Jack Sloane
Produced By:
Sam Denton

Regional Variations (3)

Farming and Fishing news

BBC Home Service Scottish

Ulster Farm

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Otto Klemperer conducts the PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA
Overture: Leonora No. 1
(Beelhoven)
12.40* Nocturne (A Midsummer
Night's Dream) (Mendelssohn)
12.48* Siegfried's Journey to the Rhine (Gbtterdammerung) (Wagner) on gramophone records

Contributors

Unknown:
Otto Klemperer

Regional Variations (2)

News in Welsh

BBC Home Service Welsh

from
L. W. T. Leete, M.B.E. Chief Officer,
London Fire Brigade and Peter Cushing actor with four teenagers to ask the questions
In the chair, PETER HAIGH
Produced by DAVID CARTER
Tuesday's broadcast in the Light Programme followed by an interlude

Contributors

Unknown:
Peter Haigh
Produced By:
David Carter

Regional Variations (2)

Schools: Sixth Forms in Wales

BBC Home Service Welsh

Three broadcasts on this theme, using prose and verse passages with a linking narration
2: Death
Including a passage from Pincher Martin , by William Golding ; a letter from the collection Dying We Live; Peach, Plum, Apricot, by Bernard Kops ; and Death of an Aircraft, by Charles Causley with ANTHONY HALL , NIGEL ANTHONY GODFREY KENTON , PHILIP GUARD ALARIC COTTER. HAROLD REESE KATHLEEN HELME
PATRICIA LEVENTON
Adapted and produced by LEO AYLEN
Books. Plays. Poems series

Contributors

Unknown:
Pincher Martin
Unknown:
William Golding
Unknown:
Bernard Kops
Unknown:
Charles Causley
Unknown:
Anthony Hall
Unknown:
Nigel Anthony
Unknown:
Godfrey Kenton
Unknown:
Alaric Cotter.
Unknown:
Harold Reese
Unknown:
Kathleen Helme
Unknown:
Patricia Leventon
Produced By:
Leo Aylen

The Stowaway by Lynne Reid Banks uith Jo Manning Wilson and Nigel Anthony
When Mary opened the door of stateroom A209, she changed two people's lives.
Other parts played by members of the cast
Produced by BETTY DAVIES

Contributors

Produced By:
Betty Davies
Frankie:
Edward Bishop
Mary:
Jo Manning Wilson
Mrs Roberts:
Gladys Spencer
Chuck:
William Buck
Roger:
Nigel Anthony
Captain:
Eric Anderson
Mulhare:
Wilfrid Carter
Sailor:
Frederick Treves
Mr Boswell:
William Fox

from Hereford Cathedral
Introit: 0 Lord, increase my faith (Gibbons)
Preces and Responses (Morley)
Psalm 106
Lessons: Proverbs 22, vv. 1-16;
St. Luke 14, v. 25, to 15, v. 10
Canticles (Bullock in D)
Anthem: Tibi laus (Philips)
Organist and Master of the Choristers, Melville Cook

A magazine of interest to all, with older listeners specially in mind, including: tOff-Beat: STEVE RACE takes a new look at some familiar music tLove me, love my monkey:
NEVILLE BRAYBROOKE talks about Frank Buckland , the Victorian naturalist
Date with a Chiropodist
Introduced by KEN SYKORA

Contributors

Talks:
Neville Braybrooke
Unknown:
Frank Buckland
Introduced By:
Ken Sykora

Regional Variations (4)

St. John Ervine. Ulster dramatist and novelist, talks to John Boyd

BBC Home Service Northern Ireland

Garddlo: for gardeners

BBC Home Service Welsh

Gaelic Songs: The Mod Gold Medal: 1964 medallists with their own choice of songs

BBC Home Service Scottish

Weber
Sonata No. 2, in A flat major played by NATALIA KARP

Contributors

Played By:
Natalia Karp

Five-round contests between London and the Regions
London v. Wales
Round 4
London:
MICHAEL AYRTON , CEDRIC CLIFFE
Quiz-Master,
LIONEL HALE : Wales
T. I. ELLIS , WYN GRIFFITH
Quiz-Master, Roy PLOMLEY

Contributors

Unknown:
Michael Ayrton
Unknown:
Cedric Cliffe
Unknown:
Lionel Hale
Unknown:
T. I. Ellis
Unknown:
Wyn Griffith
Unknown:
Roy Plomley

Regional Variations (2)

Records

BBC Home Service Scottish

HEATHER HARPER (soprano) MARGA HÖFFGEN (contralto) ALEXANDER YOUNG (tenor)
JOHN SHIRLEY-QUIRK (baritone)
BBC CHORUS
BBC CHORAL SOCIETY
BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Leader, Hugh Maguire
Conductor, Antal Dorati
From the Royal Albert Hall , London
Beethoven
Mass in D major (Missa Solemnis)
Part 1
Kyrie; Gloria; Credo

Contributors

Soprano:
Heather Harper
Baritone:
John Shirley-Quirk
Leader:
Hugh Maguire
Conductor:
Antal Dorati
Unknown:
Albert Hall

The News
Background to the News
People in the News followed by LISTENING POST
JOHN THOMPSON introduces a programme specially designed to reflect listeners' comments on current issues
Correspondents are invited to write to Listening Post. BBC. Broadcasting House. London. W.l.

Contributors

Introduces:
John Thompson

RALPH DOWNES (organ)
Concerto in D minor (S.596)
Vivaldi-Bach
11.29* Recit de Nazard
Dandrieu
Tierce en taille Guilain
Basse de trompette....Marchand
11.35* Verset pour la fete de ia Dédicace...................Messiaen
From Fairfield Hall, Croydon

Contributors

Unknown:
Ralph Downes

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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