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CHAMBER ORCHESTRAL CONCERT

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Goldsibrcugih Orchestra
(Leader, Emanuel Hurwitz )
Conducted by Charles Mackerras
Richard Straus's incidental music to Le Bourgeois Getilihomme was written for a production of Moliere's comedy at Stungam in 1912, when the first ver,ion of Straussopera Ariadne auf Naxos wa, also presented. ostensibly to entertain M. Jourda n. This unique combination of play and opera was broadcast from the Edinburgh Festival three years ago, under the direct-on of Sir Thomas Beecham, who introduced it to London in 1913. Last month the second version of the opera was broadcast from Glyndebourne: this has a Prologue in place of Moliere's play. At Giyndebourne, however, the delightful 'Suite from Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme played as an orchestral in'roduction to the opera... Harold Rutland

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Leader: Emanuel Hurwitz
Conducted By: Charles MacKerras
Unknown: Harold Rutland

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