Wednesday 13 September 1939
8.00pm

  • J. S. Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B flat major, BWV 1051
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • J. S. Bach

    Concerto for Keyboard in F minor, BWV 1056
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • Angus Morrison piano
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 202, 'Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten' 'Wedding Cantata', BWV 202 (arr. Henry Wood) No. 5 Aria 'Wenn die Frühlingslufte streichen'
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Elsie Suddaby soprano
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 202, 'Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten' 'Wedding Cantata', BWV 202 (arr. Henry Wood) No. 4 Recitative 'Drum sucht auch Amor sein Vergnügen'
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 201, 'Geschwinde, ihr wirbelnden Winde', BWV 201 No. 3 Aria 'Patron! Patron! das macht der Wind!'
    • Elsie Suddaby soprano
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • J. S. Bach

    Concerto for Violin in A minor, BWV 1041
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Isolde Menges violin
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 70, 'Wachet! betet! betet! wachet!', BWV 70 (arr. Henry Wood) No. 10 Aria 'Seligster Erquickungstag'
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • William Parsons bass
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 70, 'Wachet! betet! betet! wachet!', BWV 70 (arr. Henry Wood) No. 9 Recitative 'Ach, soll nicht dieser grosse Tag'
  • J. S. Bach

    Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050
    • Angus Morrison piano
    • Isolde Menges violin
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
    • Gerald Jackson flute
  • J. S. Bach

    Cantata No. 31, 'Der Himmel lacht! die Erde jubilieret', BWV 31 No. 1 Sonata
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • George Frideric Handel

    Concerto for Organ in G minor (Handel/Wood)
    • G(eorge) D(orrington) Cunningham organ
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor
  • George Frideric Handel

    Rodrigo, HWV 5 (arr. Henry Wood) Sailor's Dance & Trio
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Henry Wood conductor

About this event

Following Hitler's invasion of Poland on 1st September, wartime arrangements for broadcasting came into force and the BBC withdrew their orchestra from London and the Promenade concerts. This concert was therefore cancelled.

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