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A SYMPHONY CONCERT

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The BBC Midland Orchestra
Leader, Alfred Cave
Conducted by Leslie Heward Kurt Atterberg, an eminent Swedish composer and conductor, was bom at Gothenburg in 1887. He began his career as an engineer in the Patent Office, but later gave up this post to become music critic of the Stockholms Tidningen, and greatly added to his reputation as conductor of the Stockholm Orchestra. Later i he became President of the Swedish
Society of Composers. His compositions include several symphonies, symphonic poems, concertos, and theatre music. It is interesting to recall that the Symphony No. 6, which is probably the best known in England, was performed on a number of occasions when, in 1928, it won a prize of £2,000 in the international competition during the Schubert Centenary Celebrations. Listeners may remember that a part of his opera Fanal was relayed from Sweden, last April.

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