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Regional Variations (6)

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme London

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Scotland

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Western

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

Weather Forecast for Farmers and Shipping

Regional Programme Wales

Regional Variations (5)

Regional Announcements

Regional Programme London

Western Announcements, and ' Western Notebook' Short talks of current interest to listeners in the West Country

Regional Programme Western

NEWYDDION

Regional Programme Wales

DEFENCE ANNOUNCEMENTS

Regional Programme Northern

Regional Variations (7)

'CAPTAIN RITCHIE REMEMBERS ...'

Regional Programme Scotland

'CAPTAIN RITCHIE REMEMBERS ...'

Regional Programme London

'CAPTAIN RITCHIE REMEMBERS ... '

Regional Programme Northern Ireland

FEATURE

Regional Programme Wales

STACSHAW SEARCHLIGHT

Regional Programme Northern

AN ORGAN AND CHORAL CONCERT

Regional Programme Western

Breta Graham (violin)
Alice Clayton (pianoforte)

Contributors

Violin:
Breta Graham
Pianoforte:
Alice Clayton

The Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Company
(Under the direction of Herbert M. Prentice ) present
' MUTED STRINGS'
By Arthur Watkyn , arranged for the microphone and produced by Anthony McDonald
Cast
(A recording of the broadcast in the Regional and Midland programme on Sunday, July 9)
Arthur Watkyn 's Beethoven play, which some listeners may have missed when it was first broadcast, had its first stage production at Daly's, London, in 1936, and was performed by the Birmingham Repertory Theatre Company in March, 1939. Arthur Mainzer plays the composer, and the narration is given by David King-Wood , playing Ferdinand Ries , one of Beethoven's pupils.

Contributors

Unknown:
Herbert M. Prentice
Unknown:
Arthur Watkyn
Produced By:
Anthony McDonald
Unknown:
Arthur Watkyn
Unknown:
Arthur Mainzer
Unknown:
David King-Wood
Unknown:
Ferdinand Ries
Countess Guicciardi:
Dorothy Evans
Baroness von Swieten:
Joan Burman
Countess von Brunsvik von Korompa:
Eileen Draycott
Princess Lichnowsky:
Myrtle Richardson
Count Guicciardi:
Alan Robinson
Giulietta Guicciardi:
Brenda Bruce
Ludwig van Beethoven:
Arthur Mainzer
Herr Nageli:
John Phillips
Ferdinand Ries:
David King-Wood
Johann Beethoven:
Russell Waters
Gustav:
John Ellison
First attendant:
Anthony Barrie
Ignaz Schuppanzigh:
Gavin Dyer
Fraulein Ungher:
Elizabeth Scott

Regional Programme Midland

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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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