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Regional Variations (4)


Regional Programme Midland

Cotton and Wheat Prices Northern Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Programme Northern

Regional Sports Bulletin and Regional Bulletin for Farmers

Regional Programme London

The oratorio by Mendelssohn
Part 1
Elsie Suddaby (soprano)
Freda Townson (contralto)
Henry Wendon (tenor)
William Parsons (baritone)
The Chorus and Orchestra of The Bristol Choral Society
Conducted by Samuel Underwood from the Colston Hall , Bristol
See note in col. 4 below
Introduction, As God the Lord Overture
Chorus, Help, Lord! Duet, with Chorus:
Zion spreadeth her hand-s Lord, bow thine ear
Recitative, Ye people, rend your hearts
Air, If with all your hearts Chorus, Yet doth the Lord
Recitative, Elijah, get thee hence
Double Quartet, For He shall give Recitative, Air and Duet, Help me, man of God!
Chorus, Blessed are the men
Recitative and Chorus, As God the Lord
Baal, we cry to thee Call him louder
Recitative and Chorus, Hear our cry Recitative and Chorus, Baal! hear and answer
Recitative and Air, Lord God of Abraham
Quartet, Cast thy burden
Recitative, 0 Thou who makest Chorus, The fire descends Air, Is not His word Air, Woe unto them
Recitative, Air, and Chorus, Look down on us
Chorus, Thanks be to God


Elsie Suddaby
Freda Townson
Henry Wendon
William Parsons
Conducted By:
Samuel Underwood
Colston Hall

A Feature for Fans
Season 1938-9, No. 24
Edited by ' Jem Belcher '
Eye-witness accounts:
Bristol City v. Northants
Cardiff City v. Bournemouth and B.A.
Exeter City v. Walsall
Plymouth Albion v. Weston-super-Mare
'Knotty Points'
No. 2, Boxing
Leslie Keating
Produced by Pat Beech


Edited By:
Jem Belcher
Leslie Keating
Produced By:
Pat Beech

Regional Programme Western

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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