of MUSIC BY Dr. W. G. WHITTAKER
, S.B.from Newcastle
THE NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE BACH Choir (Hon.
Conductor, Dr. W. G. WHITTAKER )
Set for unaccompanied mixed choir and semi-chorus
Psalm cxxxix (Version by Robert Bridges)
Selepted by the Jury of the International
Society for Contemporary Music for performance at the Festival at Frankfurt-on-Main, 1927
Dr. Whittaker will make some explanatory remarks before the performance of the Psalm
The Chief Centurions (MascfiM) Bog Love (Shane Leslie )
Ship of Rio (Walter de la Mare)
Choral Settings of North Country Folk-Songs:
The Bonny Fisher Lad Water of Tyne
Dolli-a (Double Quartet from the Choir)
SARAH FISCHER (Soprano) ELSA KAREN (Pianoforte)
ELSA KAREN Russian Village - Moussorgsky
Bydlo (The Ox Waggon Returning from the fields in the evening, Polish Folk Song) - Moussorgsky
Ballet des Poussins (Ballet of newfledged chickens) - Moussorgsky
Promenade (Sunday in Russia) - Moussorgsky
Gopak (Russian Dance) - Moussorgsky
' The Mysteries of Wisdom '
Ecclesiastes viii, v. 16 to Ecclesiastes ix, v. 16
FROM THE STUDIO
Conducted by the Rev. HARRY MILLER
Order of Service
Hymn, ' Now thank we all our God ' (Church
Hymn, Father of Heaven' (C.H., 5) Lesson
Hymn, ' Ride on. Ride on ' (C.H., 92)
Address by the Rev. J. HARRY MILLER Collect
Hymn, 'Abide with me. (C.H., 286) . Benediction
T° many listeners who served in the war, the Rev. J. Harry Miller will be well remembered as Assistant Principal Chaplain from 1917 to 1919, at Rouen and with the Second Anny H.Q. He has been Warden of the New College Settlement, Edinburgh, since 1908, and Lecturer in Sociology in New College, Edinburgh, since. 1922, and he is now Moderator-Designate of the United Free Church of Scotland.
8.45 THE WEEK'S GOOD Cause : Appeal on behalf of the Crusade of Rescue, by Father RONALD Ksox THE Crusade of Rescue is a charity whose object it is to give a home to orphan and destitute children. Founded in London in 1859, it has saved thousands of children from misery and want, and given them a home and a start in life, either in England or in its home in Canada.
Father Ronald Knox, who makes the appeal, is well known as a theologian, a speaker, a journalist and a writer of detective stories.
Contributions should be sent to him at [address removed]
Rosenorn Lanng (Tenor)
The Wireless Symphony Orchestra (Leader, S. Kneale Kelley), Conducted by Leslie Heward
Overture, 'In Autumn'
9.15 Rosenorn Lanng
To brune oine (Two brown eyes) Jeg elsker dig (I love you)
Tak for ditarad (Friend, thou art staunch)
Two Symphonic Dances (Op. 64)
9.40 Rosenorn Lanng
Jule sne (Christmas Snow)
Forar fregn (Spring fragrance) En drom (A Dream)
Second Peer Gynt Suite
10.5 Rosenorn Lanng
Det forste mode (The first greeting)
En digters sibste sang (The poet's last song) Forinal (The Goal)
Prelude; Intermezzo; March of Homage.