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' The Fleet in Being '
Vice-Admiral Sir James Somerville ,
K.C.B., D.S.O., R.N. (Retd.)
Vice-Admiral Somerville retired from the Navy just a month ago, after having been Commander-in-Chief of the East Indies Station. He will tell listeners of the Royal Navy as it is today from the view-point of a man who has been in it all his life.


Sir James Somerville

Favourite Songs and Piano Pieces
Arthur Rubinstein (piano): Minuet and Trio (Sonata in G, Op. 78)
Lisa Perli (soprano): Who is
Sylvia ?
18 Lili Krauss (piano): Landler, Op.
Herbert Janssen (baritone): Serenade
Edwin Fischer (piano): Impromptu in A flat, Op. 162, No. 2
Elisabeth Schumann (soprano):
Hark! Hark! the Lark
Wilhelm Backhaus (piano) :
Moment musical, Op. 94, No. 6
Gerhard Hiisch (baritone): Ungeduld (Impatience). Das Wandern (Wayfaring). Wohin ? (Whither ?)
Lili Krauss : Valses nobles, Op. 77


Arthur Rubinstein
Lisa Perli
Lili Krauss
Herbert Janssen
Edwin Fischer
Wilhelm Backhaus
Gerhard Hiisch
Lili Krauss

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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