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The Finest Concert Organ in Europe

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The story of ' Father ' Willis's greatest masterpiece, the organ at Alexandra Palace in North London, spans nearly a century of Anglo-Saxon attitudes to music.
Once described as ' the finest concert organ in Europe,' this immense instrument is now up for sale, dismantled and damaged. But some believe it could and should be saved. Speakers include YEHUDI MENUHIN
DR GEORGE THALBEN-BALL
HENRY WILLIS IV
SIR HUGH CASSON
REGINALD MARKS
IVAN BARWELL
FELIX APRAHAMIAN
HORRIE BERESFORD
Presented and produced by LAURIE JOHN

Contributors

Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin
Unknown: Dr George Thalben-Ball
Unknown: Henry Willis
Unknown: Sir Hugh Casson
Unknown: Ivan Barwell
Unknown: Felix Aprahamian
Unknown: Horrie Beresford
Produced By: Laurie John

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The Finest Concert Organ in Europe

BBC Radio 4 FM, 27 October 1970 20.30






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