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Thu 9 Jul 1942 20:30 Forces Programme

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Beatrice Lillie

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 09 July 1942

Roy Plomley's castaway is actress Beatrice Lillie.

Music Played

8 items
  • Image for Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov

    Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor

    Soloist: Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra Conductor: Leopold Stokowski

  • Image for Tchaikovsky

    Tchaikovsky None but the lonely heart, Op. 6/6

    Soloist: John McCormack

  • Image for Bing Crosby

    Bing Crosby Swanee River

  • Image for Émile Waldteufel

    Émile Waldteufel Skaters' Waltz

    Orchestra: Boston Promenade Orchestra Conductor: Arthur Fiedler

  • Image for Albert Hay Malotte

    Albert Hay Malotte The Lord's Prayer

    Soloist: Webster Booth

  • Image for George Gershwin

    George Gershwin Bess, you is my woman now (from Porgy and Bess)

    Soloist: Helen Jopson, Lawrence Tibbett

  • Image for Turner Layton

    Turner Layton Christopher Robin is Saying his Prayers

  • Image for Franz Liszt

    Franz Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

    Choir: Seven Viennese Singing Sisters

Credits

Presenter
Roy Plomley

Broadcasts

  • Thu 9 Jul 1942 20:30 Forces Programme

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