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A Celebration for New Year's Day

on BBC Radio 2

Ian Wallace introduces a rousing evening of Scottish and Viennese music for the New Year. Featuring the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by lain
Sutherland; the Regimental Band of the Scots Guards, director of music Lt Col
David Price; guest singers Rosemary Joshua (sop) and Vernon Midgley (tenor); and the Ambrosian Opera Chorus, directed by John McCarthy. Including at 8.25 Happy Birthday Hippodrome!
Brian Matthew traces the history of Golders Green Hippodrome.
Producer Anthony Wills


Ian Wallace
Rosemary Joshua
Vernon Midgley
Directed By:
John McCarthy.
Brian Matthew
Anthony Wills

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