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The Sunday Play: Maestro


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Ronald Frame's new play stars Joss Ackland as a celebrated English conductor on a visit to Rome to prepare for a new recording of Beethoven's Missa Solemnis. But his chequered life is in crisis and, as he begins to doubt his artistic fitness to tackle such an intimidating masterpiece, he is haunted too by the human cost of all the crimes his brilliant career has entailed.
Director Patrick Rayner


Unknown: Joss Ackland
Director: Patrick Rayner
Sir Morgan Haskell: Joss Ackland
Charlotte: Elaine Claxton
Dianne: Kate Harper
Kessler: Nigel Anthony
Johnnie: Ron Berglas
Pettrucciani: David Holt
Merle: Ruth Gemmell
Irene: Becky Hindley
Brenner: David Bannerman
Mother: Tessa Worsley
Finn: Ben Crowe

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The Sunday Play: Maestro

BBC Radio 3, 20 June 1999 19.30

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