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Set by Walford Davies The BBC Singers (A)
Margaret Godley Rosalind Rowsell Gladys Winmill Doris Owens Bradbridge White Martin Boddey Stanley Riley
Samuel Dyson Conductor, Leslie Woodgate At the pianoforte, Ernest Lush
Eight Nursery Rhymes
1 Lullaby and (2) Willie Winkie. 3 Valentine. 4 Hunting of the Snail. 5 T'Other Little Tune. 6 Thomas and Annis. 7 If all the Seas were one Sea. 8 The White
Paternoster
One Old Oxford Ox
Eight New Nursery Rhymes
1 The Apology. 2 Old Woman. 3 A Tragedy. 4 A Little Old Man. 5 The Fly and the Humble Bee. 6 Bless you. 7 An Old Cradle Song. 8 0 my little sixpence

Contributors

Unknown:
Walford Davies
Unknown:
Margaret Godley
Unknown:
Rosalind Rowsell
Unknown:
Gladys Winmill
Unknown:
Doris Owens
Unknown:
Bradbridge White
Unknown:
Martin Boddey
Conductor:
Stanley Riley
Conductor:
Samuel Dyson
Conductor:
Leslie Woodgate
Conductor:
Willie Winkie.

The London Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sir Thomas Beecham , Bart. : Overture, The Merry Wives of Windsor (Nicolai)
The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Erich Kleiber : Waltz, Artists' Life (Johann Strauss )
The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Max Roth : Vardar (Bulgarian Rhapsody) (Vladigerov)
The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted" by Alois Melichar : Flight of the Bumble Bee (Rimsky-Korsakov)

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Conducted By:
Erich Kleiber
Unknown:
Johann Strauss
Conducted By:
Max Roth
Conducted By:
Alois Melichar

Act I of Mozart's Opera
DIE ZAUBERFLOTE from the Glyndeboume Festival
Opera House
The action takes place in and near the Temple of Sarastro
Scene 1, A Rocky Pass
Scene 2, Pamina's Chamber
Scene 3, Courtyard of the Temple
Cast
Chorus of Priests and Slaves
The Glyndebourne Festival
Orchestra
The Glyndebourne Festival Chorus
Conductor, FRITZ BUSCH
Producer, Carl Ebert

Contributors

Conductor:
Fritz Busch
Producer:
Carl Ebert
Tamino:
Thorkild Noval
1st Lady:
Luise Helletsgruber
2nd Lady:
Marita Farell
3rd Lady:
Joyce Newton
Papageno:
Roy Henderson
Queen of the Night:
Sinaida Lissitschkina
Monostatos:
Ernest Frank
Pamina:
Aulikki Rautawaara
1st Boy:
Winifred Radford
2nd Boy:
Jean Beckwith
3rd Boy:
Molly Mitchell
Speaker:
Norman Walker
Sarastro:
David Franklin

Eddie Pola with Jimmy Bailey at the Piano in Twisted Tunes
The Confoundations of Popular.'
Songs
Jeanne de Casalis in a sketch,
Cleopatra Gets the Needle', by Audrey Hyslop
Hildegarde
The BBC Variety Orchestra conducted by Charles Shadwell

Contributors

Unknown:
Eddie Pola
Unknown:
Jimmy Bailey
Unknown:
Jeanne de Casalis
Unknown:
Audrey Hyslop
Conducted By:
Charles Shadwell

' Changes in Pronunciation '
H. C. Wyld and Harold Orton
Could we readily understand our great-great-grandfathers? In today's broadcast listeners will hear on records Chaucer, Shakespeare, Pope, Pitt, and Gladstone as they sounded to their contemporaries-so far as we can tell. These reconstructions are not guesswork, and the way in which scholars arrive at their conclusions will be explained.

Contributors

Unknown:
H. C. Wyld
Unknown:
Harold Orton

A Revue
Book and Lyrics by Joan Young
Music by Nene Smith
Arrangements by Rae Jenkins
Diana Morrison Hugh French Geoffrey Wincott Gwen Lewis Billie Baker Arthur Pusey Middleton Woods
Frederick Herbert Rae Jenkins and his Sextet at the Piano, Ivor Dennis
Production by Douglas Moodie

Contributors

Unknown:
Joan Young
Arrangements By:
Rae Jenkins
Arrangements By:
Diana Morrison
Unknown:
Hugh French
Unknown:
Geoffrey Wincott
Unknown:
Gwen Lewis
Unknown:
Billie Baker
Unknown:
Arthur Pusey
Unknown:
Middleton Woods
Unknown:
Frederick Herbert
Unknown:
Rae Jenkins
Piano:
Ivor Dennis
Production By:
Douglas Moodie

National Programme Daventry

About National Programme

National Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More