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Regional Variations (2)

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Northern

A programme arranged by the International Broadcasting Union
European countries in turn send a characteristic New Year's greeting to listeners everywhere

Items to be heard in today's programme will be music by the Sternsinger, or 'Singers of the Star' in Austrian Alpine villages; national songs from Belgium; melodies played on the carillon from the Town Hall at Copenhagen; from Finland, music of Sibelius and bells from a church at Helsingfors; from Britain and Northern Ireland, bells from a small country church, followed by peals from Westminster Abbey; the popular old Latvian song, 'I give thanks to God', declaimed by the famous Latvian actor, Teodors Lacis, with orchestral accompaniment; a three-part programme from Lithuania (vocal ensembles; shepherds' music; shepherds' songs); from Norway, Bjornsen's poem, 'For the Wounded', composed at the time of the Franco-Prussian war and chosen to express the wish of the country for peace - it will be recited by David Knudson of the National Theatre to the music of the Morning suite from Peer Gynt; and finally, from Switzerland, a wish to the whole world in the form of a message sung by La Chanson Romande.

Contributors

Unknown:
Teodors Lacis
Unknown:
David Knudson

Regional Variations (6)

A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Midland

A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Western

A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Northern

A RELIGIOUS SERVICE

Regional Programme Scotland

(Methodist) from Bromley Common Methodist
Church, Bromley
Organ Voluntary
8.0 Order of Service
Introit, God be in my head (New
M.H.B. 405, A. and M. 695)
Invocatory Prayer
Hymn, Wise men, seeking Jesus (New
M.H.B. 862)
Lesson, Isaiah xl, 1-11, 27-31 Prayers
Hymn, Guide me, 0 Thou great
Jehovah (New M.H.B. 615, A. and M. 196)
Address by the Rev. WILLIAM H. HOLTBY
Prayer
Hymn, Light of the world (New M.H.B.
636)
Blessing
Organist, Evelyn Drury
Choirmaster, F. E. Payne

Contributors

Unknown:
Rev. William H. Holtby
Organist:
Evelyn Drury
Choirmaster:
F. E. Payne

Regional Variations (6)

Interval

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Regional Programme Midland

THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Regional Programme Northern

THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Regional Programme Western

THE WEEK'S GOOD CAUSE

Regional Programme Scotland

An appeal on behalf of THE HOSPITAL FOR EPILEPSY AND PARALYSIS, MAIDA VALE, by ERIC DUNSTAN
Contributions will be gratefully acknowledged and should be addressed to Eric Dunstan, Esq., [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown:
Eric Dunstan

Regional Variations (6)

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Scotland

A Symphony Concert

Regional Programme Northern

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Western

Regional Programme

Regional Programme Midland

CARL FLESCH (violin)
THE BBC ORCHESTRA
(Section B)
Leader, PAUL BEARD
Conducted by SIR HENRY J. WOOD

Contributors

Conducted By:
Sir Henry J. Wood

Regional Programme London

About Regional Programme

Regional 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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