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Britannia at theOpera


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Charles Vllllers Stanford
The Travelling Companion
Although chiefly known as a teacher and a composer of church music, Stanford completed ten operas, of which The Travelling Companion, written in 1916, is the last and most refined. It reflects the composer's masterly control of orchestral colour
- and its storyline is somewhere between
Turandot and Pilgrim's Progress. Presented by Roderic Dunnett.
Chorus of the Royal Opera House
BBC Concert Orchestra, conductor Barry Words worth


Presented By: Roderic Dunnett.
Conductor: Barry Words Worth
The Princess: Helen Reld (sop)
John: Jeffrey Lawton (tenor)
The Travelling Companion: Keith Latham (bar)
The King/Wizard: Nicholas Folwell (bar)
The Herald: Paul Parfttt (bar)

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Britannia at theOpera

BBC Radio 3, 16 September 1995 0.00

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