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The story of Adelina Patti
(1843-1919) with Marion Lowe as Patti
Narrator, Frederick Allen
Rowland Jones (tenor)
Owen Brannigan (bass)
Birkenhead Male Voice Choir (Chorus-Master, Charles T. Scarratt )
BBC Northern Orchestra (Leader, Reginald Stead )
Conducted by Vilem Tausky with Harold Jamieson
Patricia Field, Fredric Steger
Glyn Houston, Jessie Cloudesley
Script by Marguerite Francis
Produced by Elwyn Evans and Arthur Spencer


Adelina Patti: Marion Lowe
Narrator: Frederick Allen
Tenor: Rowland Jones
Bass: Owen Brannigan
Chorus-Master: Charles T. Scarratt
Leader: Reginald Stead
Conducted By: Vilem Tausky
Unknown: Harold Jamieson
Unknown: Patricia Field.
Unknown: Fredric Steger
Unknown: Glyn Houston
Unknown: Jessie Cloudesley
Script By: Marguerite Francis
Produced By: Elwyn Evans
Produced By: Arthur Spencer
Salvador Patti: Robert Rietty
American woman: Jane Fergus
Maurice Strakosch: Stuart Nichol
Frederick Gye: John Turnbull
Karolyn Baumeister: Margaret Schlegel
Nicolini Guy: Du Monceau
Col Mapleson: Noel Iliff
Gamekeeper: Eric Lugg

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