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Violin: Leonard Busfield
Pianoforte: Vera McComb Thomas

The Eighth Sonata
This Sonata, the last of the three that make up Beethoven's Op. 30, contains a large proportion of captivatingly merry music.
The very first notes of the First Movement are infectiously gay, and the alternations of the bustling, running, twelve-notes-to-a-bar motif, and the dancing six-notes-to-a-bar motif, are piquantly kept up.
A rather long, demurely attractive Minuet, in Haydnish style, follows as Second Movement.
The Finale dances along, fleet-footed, innocently joyous, full of the delight of graceful motion.

Contributors

Violinist:
Leonard Busfield
Pianist:
Vera McComb Thomas

of The Cardiff Cymrodorion Society
In Honour of St. David
Relayed from the City Hall.
(See Special Programme on page 425.)

9.15 Cardiff Programme
Broadcast of the Speeches At National Dinner of The Cardiff Cymrodorion Society
In Honour of St. David
Relayed from The City Hall, Cardiff.

The Toasts:
'Dewi Sant' (Saint David)

Proposed by Mr. Ifano Jones

'Ein Gwestai' (Our Guest)
Proposed by The President, Mr. Gwilym Hughes
Responded to by the Prime Minister, The Right Hon. Stanley Baldwin, M.P.

Wales - To-day and To-morrow
Proposed by Professor Ernest Hughes, University College, Swansea
Responded to by Mr. David Davies, M.P.

Music by the Herbert Ware Orchestra
Artists:
The Choir of the Cowbridge High School for Girls, Edward Davies (Tenor), Gladys Williams (Soprano), Maud Morgan (Contralto)

Special Programmes in honour of St. David are also being broadcast this evening from Birmingham and Bournemouth

Contributors

Speaker (Dewi Sant):
Ifano Jones
Speaker (Ein Gwestai):
Gwilym Hughes
Speaker (Ein Gwestai):
The Right Hon. Stanley Baldwin
Speaker (Wales - To-day and To-morrow):
Professor Ernest Hughes
Speaker (Wales - To-day and To-morrow):
David Davies
Musicians:
The Herbert Ware Orchestra
Singers:
The Choir of the Cowbridge High School for Girls
Tenor:
Edward Davies
Soprano:
Gladys Williams
Contralto:
Maud Morgan

5WA Cardiff

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