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Ninth Year
The BBCs Annual Competition for Amateur Choirs from England, Scotland.
Wales, and Northern Ireland
And for the first time Norway, Sweden, Denmark, and Finland
International Contest
This week
CHILDREN'S CHont.
From England
ORPLNGTON JUNIOR CHOIR
Conductor. SHEILA MOSSMAN c.
From Norway
SANDEFJORD GIRLS' CHOIR Conductor. SVERRE VALEN
FOLK SONG GROUPS
From Scotland
GLASGow Pnor.Nlx
Conductor. PETER MooNEY
II.
From Finland
PEIPPoser
Conductor. MIKJÅ’ YON D!RINGER
Introduced by JOHN HOBDAY
Produced by Charles BeardsaU

Contributors

Conductor:
Sheila Mossman
Conductor:
Sverre Valen
Conductor:
Peter Mooney
Introduced By:
Jolin Hobday
Produced By:
Charles Beardsau

Music from opera and ballet with the BBC CONCERT ORCHESTRA Leader, Arthur Leavins
Conductor, VILEM TAUSKY and UNNI RUGTVEDT (contralto)
DONALD PILLEY (tenor)
Introduced by JOHN DUNN
Produced by Alan Abbott

Contributors

Introduced By:
John Dunn
Produced By:
Alan Abbott

with JIMMY KINGSBURY
12.30 SPORTS PARADE
Introduced by LIAM NOLAN
Weather Forecast at 12.55
1.0 SPORTING CHANCE
The Resident Team
ALAN CLARKE
MAURICE EDELSTON
PETER WEST v.
Bishop Wordsworth 's School,
Salisbury Question-Master , JOHN SNAGGE
Produced by John Fenton
From Bishop Wordsworth's School. Salisbury
Broadcast on April 20 (Light)
1.30 CRICKET
Round the Counties
The third of a series of four programmes on the prospects for the coming season
This week: The South
BRIAN JOHNSTON talks to the captains of Surrey, Sussex, Middlesex, Kent, and Essex
1.45 TALKING SPORT
Sir Stanley Matthews
On Wednesday night the football world pays tribute to Sir Stanley Matthews in a testimonial match at Stoke City football ground. In this interview with SIR STANLEY, JACOB DE VRIES talks about his life on and off the field
CRICKET AND LAWN TENNIS
2.10; 3.20
Gillette Cup
Commentary on the match between Middlesex and Buckinghamshire by BRIAN JOHNSTON
From Lord's Cricket Ground
Hard Court Championship of Great Britain
Commentary on the final day's matches by MAX ROBERTSON with comments by FRED PERRY
From Bournemouth
2.55 GOLF
TOM SCOTT previews the coming golf season with special reference to next week's Schweppes P.G.A, Close Championship at Prince's, Sandwich
3.0 RUGBY UNION
Middlesex Seven-a-Sides
The story by BARRY BOYDEN of this tournament which reaches its final stages at Twickenham next Saturday
3.5 RACING
The Whitbread Gold Cup
A handicap steeplechase over three miles five turlongs and 18 yards Commentary by PETER BROMLEY
Summary by ROGER MORTIMER
From Sandown Park
4.55 Racing Results
3.45 ASSOCIATION FOOTBALL
F.A. Amateur Cup Final
Commentary on the Final tie between Hendon and Whitby Town by MAURICE EDELSTON and GERALD SINSTADT from Wembley, followed by results as they come in direct from the BBC Sports Room
5.0* SPORTS REPORT
Introduced by LIAM NOLAN
Produced by Angus Mackay
Classified Football Results at 5.0 and 5.50

Contributors

Unknown:
Jimmy Kingsbury
Unknown:
Alan Clarke
Unknown:
Maurice Edelston
Unknown:
Peter West
Unknown:
Bishop Wordsworth
Unknown:
John Snagge
Produced By:
John Fenton
Talks:
Brian Johnston
Unknown:
Sir Stanley Matthews
Talks:
Jacob de Vries
Commentary By:
Max Robertson
Unknown:
Fred Perry
Unknown:
Tom Scott
Story By:
Barry Boyden
Commentary By:
Peter Bromley
Unknown:
Roger Mortimer
Unknown:
Maurice Edelston
Unknown:
Gerald Sinstadt
Introduced By:
Liam Nolan
Produced By:
Angus MacKay

on Jean Racine
Ileau-de-vie de la passion humaine-
The most concentrated distillation 01 human passion
Jean-Louis Barrault-who ' discovered ' Racine during the war when he produced Phèdre and who presented Andromache with his Company from the Théátre de France during the present season of World Theatre at the Aldwych Theatre. London-talks about the incandescence of Racine. the great variety of alexandrine verse, its heightening effect and natural music as a discipline and an aid to the actor.
A conversation in French with CARL WILDMAN

Contributors

Unknown:
Jean Racine
Unknown:
Jean-Louis Barrault-Who
Unknown:
Carl Wildman

Goethe Lieder from Volume 11 of the Wolf Society
Recorded in 1931 and 1932

Harfenspieler Lieder:
Wer sich der Einsamkeit ergibt
An die Turen will Ich schleichen Wer nie sein Brot mit Tranen ass
Der Rattenfanger Anakreons Grab
HERBERT JANSSEN (baritone) COENRAAD V. Bos (piano)
Die Sprode; Die Bekehrte
ALEXANDRA TRIANTI (soprano) COENRAAD V. Bos (piano)
Ganymed JOHN MCCORMACK (tenor) EDWIN SCHNEIDER (piano)
Prometheus FRIEDRICH SCHORR (baritone) LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Conducted by ROBERT HEGER

(The Busch Quartet playing String Quartet in C major. Op. 59 No.3 (Beethoven): May 25)

Contributors

Baritone:
Herbert Janssen
Tenor:
Ganymed John McCormacK
Piano:
Edwin Schneider
Baritone:
Prometheus Friedrich Schorr
Conducted By:
Robert Heger

Legend and fact about svmptoms and cures from the èarly days of Christianity to the nineteenth century
Sources include Three Hundred Years of Ptyctiiatru by Richard Hunter and Ida Macalpine
Narration written by DAVID THOMSON and spoken by IAN LUBBOCl ( with Robert Baird
Patrick Barr , Jack Cunningham Allan McClelland
Peter Marinker , Sally Travers
Produced by David Thomson

Contributors

Unknown:
Richard Hunter
Unknown:
Ida MacAlpine
Written By:
David Thomson
Spoken By:
Ian Lubbocl
Unknown:
Robert Baird
Unknown:
Patrick Barr
Unknown:
Jack Cunningham
Unknown:
Allan McClelland
Unknown:
Peter Marinker
Unknown:
Sally Travers
Produced By:
David Thomson

by ERIC RHODE
Some reflections on the Ideas of Adrian Stokes , writer on art and painter
Adrian Stokes newly published book The Invitation in Art is. he claims. his final word on certain themes relating to form in art. What are these themes and how has he developed them over the last thirty years?
Second broadcast
The Ideas of Melanie Klein by Adrian Stokes : May I

Contributors

Unknown:
Adrian Stokes
Unknown:
Adrian Stokes
Unknown:
Melanie Klein
Unknown:
Adrian Stokes

from the Russian Orthodox Church of All Saints, Kensington
Celebrant, Archbishop Anthony Bloom, Exarch of the Moscow Patriarchate in Western Europe
Commentary in Russian and Serbian spoken by VLADIMIR RODZIANIO
Choirmaster, Michael Theokritoff

Contributors

Unknown:
Archbishop Anthony
Choirmaster:
Vladimir Rodzianio
Choirmaster:
Michael Theokrltolf

Network Three

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