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The New Aeolian Players :
Joseph Slater (flute) Jean Pougnet (violin) Rebecca Clarke (viola)
Angus Morrison (pianoforte)

Sonata in G for flute, violin, viola, and pianoforte 1 Largo. 2 Vivace. 3 Adagio. 4 Presto - Bach
Sonata for flute, viola, and pianoforte 1 Pastorale. 2 Interlude. 3 Final - Debussy
Scherzo for flute, violin, and pianoforte - Mel-Bonis


Joseph Slater
Jean Pougnet
Rebecca Clarke
Angus Morrison

' The Guildhall '
The Trade Guilds-Gog and Magog
-Sir Richard Whittington-the trial of Lady Jane Grey-Charles I dines with the City Aldermen-the Great
Fire-The Freedom of the City- the Banquets-The' Election of the Lord Mayor
Written by S. L. Ricardo
Produced by John Richmond
(Empire Programme)


Sir Richard Whittington-The
Lady Jane Grey-Charles
Written By:
S. L. Ricardo
Produced By:
John Richmond

Howard Jones (pianoforte) :
Mazurka. Waltz. Waltz. Toccata (from Five Pianoforte Pieces) (Delius)
Joseph Hislop (tenor): Mens Jeg
Venter. En Svane (Grieg)
Lisa Perli (soprano), accompanied by Sir Thomas Beecham , Bart. : Evening Voices (Twilight Fancies) (Delius). Cradle Song, Nightingale (Delius)
Walter Gieseking (pianoforte):
An der Wiege, Op. 68, No. 5. Franzosische, Op. 62, No. 3 (Serenade) (Grieg)
Harold Bauer (pianoforte): Album
Leaf in A, Op. 28, No. 3 (Grieg)


Howard Jones
Joseph Hislop
Mens Jeg
Lisa Perli
Accompanied By:
Sir Thomas Beecham
Walter Gieseking
Harold Bauer

Leader, J. Mouland Begbie
Conductor, Guy Warrack
Jenny Black (contralto)

Overture, Manon Lescaut - Auber

Jenny Black and Orchestra
O Love, from thy power (Samson and Delilah) - Saint-Saens
Gypsy Canzonet (Carmen) - Bizet

Suite, Jack-of-all-Trades - Donald Bridger
1 Jack o' Lantern. 2 Jumping Jack. 3 Jack-a-Dandy. 4 Jack Tar
The Fox and the Crow (Fantasy on AEsop's Fable) - Frederick Bye

Jenny Black
May Night - Brahms
The Thought - Broones
Foxgloves - Michael Head
The Madonna's Lullaby - del Riego

Symphonic poem, Phaeton - Saint-Saens


BBC Scottish Orchestra
Orchestra Leader:
J. Mouland Begbie
Guy Warrack
Jenny Black

A broadcasting version of Owen Hall's Story of a Tea House - with some additional pidgin English by Clifford W. Collinson, F.R.G.S.
Lyrics by Harry Greenbank
Music by Sidney Jones (Composer of 'A Greek Slave', 'An Artist's Model', 'A Gaiety Girl', etc.)
Characters in the order of their appearance:
Geisha, Tea Girls, Naval Officers, Police, Tourists, etc.
The BBC Revue Chorus and The BBC Theatre Orchestra
Conducted by Harold Lowe
Act 1, The Tea House of a Thousand Joys
Act 2, A Chrysanthemum Fete in the Palace Gardens
Adaptation and production by Gordon McConnel with the technical assistance of Rex Haworth
See the article by Gordon McConnel on page 6
'The Geisha' will be repeated in the Regional programme on Thursday at 8.45


Broadcasting version:
Owen Hall
Additional pidgin English:
Clifford W. Collinson
Harry Greenbank
Sidney Jones
Harold Lowe
Gordon McConnel
Techincal assistant:
Rex Haworth
Police-Sergeant Takemini (attendant on the Marquis):
Franklyn Kelsey
Marquis Imari (Chief of Police and Governor of the Province):
Lawrence Baskcomb
Juliette (A French Tea Girl):
Colleen Clifford
Wun-Hi (Chinese Proprietor of the Tea House):
Huntley Wright
Officers of H M S Turtle:
Lieutenant Cunning: Ewart Scott
Lieutenant Reginald Fairfax:
Arnold Matters
Lady Constance Wynne (a Wealthy Englishwoman):
Gladys Young
O Mimosa San (A Geisha):
Anne Ziegler
Lieutenant Katana (of the Imperial Japanese Artillery):
Webster Booth
Mollv Seamore:
Billie Baker

' Background to the Civil War -1
W. J. Entwistle
(King Alfonso XIII Professor of Spanish Studies in the University ot
The war in Spain broke out in July,
1936. The fall of the monarchy had taken place in 1931. In two broadcast talks-tonight and on Thursday - Professor Entwistle, King Alfonso XIII Professor of Spanish Studies in the University of Oxford since 1932 and Director of Portuguese Studies since 1933, is to try to trace the events that led up to the outbreak of war.
Carnegie Research Scholar at the University of Madrid and Centre for Historical Studies, Madrid, Professor Entwistle was Lecturer in Hispanic Studies to the Victoria University of Manchester from 1921 to 1925, and Stevenson Professor of Spanish in the University of Glasgow from 1925 to 1932. He is a member of the Hispanic Society of America, and is the author of ' The Arthurian Legend in the Literatures of the Spanish Peninsula' and ' The Spanish Language '.


J. Entwistle
King Alfonso Xiii

Music of Violinist Composers
4-Twentieth Century

Polska - Tor Autin
Cradle Song - Tor Autin
Russisch - Zimbalist
The Violin-Maker of Cremona - Hubay
Capriccio - Henley
Canzonetta - d'Ambrosio
Elfin Dance - Haydn Wood
Souvenir - Drdla
Doin' Things - Venuti
Lullaby - Albert Summons
Plantation Dance - Albert Summons
Gypsy Caprice - Kreisler
Tambourin chinois - Kreisler

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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