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The Preedy-Halling-Gabarro Trio:
Patrick Hailing (violin)
Francisco Gabarro (cello)
Cyril Preedy (piano)
Second of three programmes of piano trios by Beethoven and Schumann


Violin: Patrick Hailing
Cello: Francisco Gabarro
Piano: Cyril Preedy


by the Rev. B. M. G. Reardon
Mr. Reardon does not believe that theological statements define or describe a transcendental reality. Human beings certainly have religious experience. What then is the value or function of the statements they feel compelled to make in consequence?


Unknown: Rev. B. M. G. Reardon


Peter Pears (tenor)
Julian Bream (lute and guitar)
The big chariot; The old lute; The autumn wind; The herd boy; Depression; Dance song


Tenor: Peter Pears
Tenor: Julian Bream


Godfrey Hutchinson talks about a Swedish composer who studied music in London in Handel's day, and who wrote a large number of symphonies, concertos, chamber works, and church music


Talks: Godfrey Hutchinson


Verklarte Nacht
Hollywood String Quartet:
Felix Slatkin (violin)
Paul Shure (violin) Paul Robyn (viola) Eleanor Aller (cello) with Alvin Dinkin (viola) Kurt Reher (cello) on a gramophone record


Violin: Felix Slatkin
Violin: Paul Shure
Viola: Paul Robyn
Cello: Eleanor Aller
Viola: Alvin Dinkin
Cello: Kurt Reher

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.

To read scans of the Radio Times magazines from the 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s, you can navigate by issue.

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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.

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