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Edinburgh International Festival

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A concert relayed direct from the Usher Hall Edinburgh
LONDON PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA leader RODNEY FRIEND conducted by Carlo Maria Giullnl Part I Shostakovich Symphony No 14
1.55* Tchaikovsky at Carnegie Hall, read by PETER HOWELL
In 1891, at the height of his fame in Europe, Tchaikovsky received an invitation to conduct some of his own compositions - at the opening ceremonies of the New York Music Ball, which became known an Carnegie Hall.
In letters to his brother Modest. Tchaikovsky sent back a diary of his visit
Selections by DAVID WHEELER
Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING (Dr Dvorak in the New World, 1892: Thurs, 8.0 pm, R4) '.15' EIF Concert: part 2
Tchaikovsky Symphony No 2


Stefania Woytowicz
Raffaei. E Arie
Rodney Friend
Conducted By:
Carlo Maria
Read By:
Peter Howell
David Wheeler
Christopher Venning

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