• Show TV Channels

    Hide TV Channels

    TV
  • Show Radio Channels

    Hide Radio Channels

    Radio
  • Show Years

    Hide Years

    Year
  • Issues

Close group

Close group

Day Navigation

Listings

: 'MONTSERRAT'

A play by Lillian Hellman from the French of Emmanuel Robles
Adapted for radio by Peter Watts with Arthur Lawrence. Wyndham Milligan and Michael O'Halloran
Produced by Peter Watts
Scene: An ante-room in the palace of the Military Governor in the town of Valencia in Venezuela Time: July 1812
(Hamlyn Benson is appearing in Hanging 7 e at the New Theatre; John West brook, in ' The River Line ' at the Strand Theatre, London)

Contributors

Play By: Lillian Hellman
Unknown: Emmanuel Robles
Unknown: Peter Watts
Unknown: Arthur Lawrence.
Unknown: Wyndham Milligan
Unknown: Michael O'Halloran
Produced By: Peter Watts
Unknown: John West
Captain Zuazola: William Fox
Captadn Antonanzas: Eric Anderson
Captain Montserrat: John Westbrook
Major Morales: Antony Kearey
Colonel Izquierdo: Hugh Burden
Father Coronil: Howieson Culft
Salas-Ina, a merchant: Hamlyn Benson
Luhan, a wood-carver: Stephen Jack
Mathilde, a mother: Ella Milne
Salcedo, an actor: Valentine Dyall
Ricardo a boy: Frank Duncan
Elena, a girl: Joan Hart

: ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

Evelyn Rothwell (oboe)
London Classical Orchestra
(Leader. Thomas Carter )
Conductor, Trevor Harvey

Contributors

Oboe: Evelyn Rothwell
Leader: Thomas Carter
Conductor: Trevor Harvey

: STALIN and the Nineteenth Party Congress

Talk by Sir David Kelly
Sir David Kelly , who was British Ambassador in Moscow from 1949 to 1951, analyses the article in the periodical Bolshevik with which Stalin introduced the Nineteenth Party Congress in October, and his speech to the Congress.
See ' Both Sides of the Microphone’

Contributors

Talk By: Sir David Kelly
Talk By: Sir David Kelly

: BEETHOVEN

String Quartet in A minor
Op. 132 played by the Busch Quartet:
Adolf Busch (violin)
GOsta Andreasson (violin)
Karl Doktor (viola)
Hermann Busch (cello) on gramophone records
String Quintet, Op 29: Friday at 6.20

Contributors

Violin: Adolf Busch
Violin: Gosta Andreasson
Viola: Karl Doktor
Cello: Hermann Busch

: ' A COMPOSER'S WORLD '

William Glock reviews the book by Paul Hindemith
In this century few people have done more than Hindemith in trying to restore to music its old foundations of knowledge, wisdom, and ethical power. In his recently published book ' A Composer's World ' he sets out from St. Augustine and Boethius and examines some of the fundamental problems of composer, performer, and listener. Hindemith believes that a revival of amateur playing and singing is essential if our musical life is to be healthy, and he suggests a more liberal and all-embracing education for composers.

Contributors

Unknown: William Glock
Book By: Paul Hindemith

: KODALY

The Bachelor; The Peacocks:
Songs from Karad: Soldier's Song
BBC Men's Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Leslie Woodgate )
Jack Mackintosh (trumpet) Ernest Gillegin (side drum)
Conducted by Matyas Seiber
. See page 7

Contributors

Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Chorus-Master: Jack MacKintosh
Unknown: Ernest Gillegin
Conducted By: Matyas Seiber

: TALES FROM THE PACIFIC ISLANDS

by Sir Arthur Grimble
4—‘ Island Frenzy '
1 Father Choblet ': December 19

Contributors

Unknown: Sir Arthur Grimble

: LESSONS FOR KEYBOARD

Programme arranged and played by Susi Jeans

Contributors

Played By: Susi Jeans

: Close Down









About this project

This site contains the BBC listings information which the BBC printed in Radio Times between 1923 and 2009. You can search the site for BBC programmes, people, dates and Radio Times editions.

We hope it helps you find information about that long forgotten BBC programme, research a particular person or browse your own involvement with the BBC.

Through the listings, you will also be able to use the Genome search function to find thousands of radio and TV programmes that are already available to view or listen to on the BBC website.

There are more than 5 million programme listings in Genome. This is a historical record of the planned output and the BBC services of any given time. It should be viewed in this context and with the understanding that it reflects the attitudes and standards of its time - not those of today.

Welcome to BBC Genome

Genome is a digitised version of the Radio Times from 1923 to 2009 and is made available for internal research purposes only. You will need to obtain the relevant third party permissions for any use, including use in programmes, online etc.

This internal version of Genome, which includes all the magazine covers, images and articles as well as the programme listings from the Radio Times, is different to the version of BBC Genome that is available externally/to the public. It is only available inside the BBC network.

Your use of this version of Genome is covered by the BBC Acceptable Use of Information Systems Policy and these terms.

BBC Guidance

This historical record contains material which some might find offensive
Continue Cancel