TATIANA MAKUSHINA (Soprano)
Street Hawkers ; Mouth Organs ; The Bloomsbury Waltz; The Musical Box ; Clowns
9.50 TATIANA MAKUSHINA
(THE Composer at the Piano)
'pOLDOWSKI ' is the composing-name of Lady Dean Paul , a daughter of the famous violinist
Wieniawski and of an Irish mother.
Her uncl-, Jules Wieniawski , was a notable Polish patriot.
She studied at the Brussels Conservatoire, in England under Percy Pitt , and in Paris under Gédalge and d'Indy. She began to compose at five, and in later years has written, amongst other works, Pat Malone 's Wake, for Pianoforte and Orchestra, Nocturnes for Orchestra, a Light Opera, Laughter, a Suite for Pianoforte, Gale-' donian Market, and songs, including many settings of Verlaine.
This evening we shall have opportunity to hear
Caledonian Market and also some of the Verlaine songs.