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6LV Liverpool

The City Police Band at Play

THE BAND OF THE LIVERPOOL CITY POLICE
(By kind permission of the Watch Committee and the Chief Constable, Mr. Lionel D. L. Everitt, O.B.E.)
Conductor : Chief Inspector Charles R. Bicks, Bandmaster
'MISS LUCY LONG' - our domestic help - slumbers; it is time to rise, however, and efforts are made to induce her to do so. She yawns, and (Allegretto) gets up. She is heard coming downstairs, where she proclaims herself loudly (Moderato). The next movement 'Lucy' is discovered at her work ; and while she works, she sings her favourite melodies in her own particular style. Becoming more than usually frivolous, she indulges in some eccentricities which bring about an appalling disaster to the crockery! The Adagio, which follows, depicts her remorse ; she soon recovers her spirits, however, and tells all and sundry that 'Charlie is my darling.' We next meet her on Hampstead Heath: it is Bank Holiday, and 'Lucy' enjoys the fun - and a waltz. Later, they drop into 'ragtime.' Now we are interested listeners to a bit of love-making between ' Charlie ' (Trombone) and 'Lucy' (Bassoon), and after a suggestion of ' Haste to the Wedding,' 'Lucy ' pets married, and will have the Wedding March-in 'ragtime,' too!
'THE Church Clock Strikes Four '; 'A Hunting We Will Go'; 'John Peel,' and some
of his eccentricities. He attends the Hunt Dinner, and will sing 'Drinking': after this, he is very sad and only recovers with the aid of a spirited Cake-Walk.






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