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Musics Britannica (Volume 3) 'COMUS'

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A masque
Words by John Milton
(adapted by John Dalton )
Music by Thomas Arne
(edited by Julian Herbage )
Narrator, Alan Gordon
Margaret Ritchie (soprano)
Elsie Morison (soprano)
John Kentish (tenor)
Alexander Young (tenor)
BBC Chorus
(Chorus-Master. Leslie Woodgate )
Thurston Dart (harpsichord)
The Boyd Neel Orchestra
(Leader, Maurice Clare )
Conducted by Anthony Lewis
Part 1

Contributors

Unknown: John Milton
Adapted By: John Dalton
Music By: Thomas Arne
Edited By: Julian Herbage
Narrator: Alan Gordon
Soprano: Margaret Ritchie
Soprano: Elsie Morison
Tenor: John Kentish
Tenor: Alexander Young
Chorus-Master: Leslie Woodgate
Harpsichord: Thurston Dart
Leader: Maurice Clare
Conducted By: Anthony Lewis

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Musics Britannica (Volume 3) 'COMUS'

Third Programme, 8 February 1952 18.55






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