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We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
The BAND OF THE LIVERPOOL CITY POLICE (By kind pe mission of the Watch Committee and the Chi Constable, Mr. LIONEL D. L. EVERITT , O.B.E. Conducted by Chief Inspector CHARLES R. BICKS THIS Concert Overture was written in 1836, when its composer, aged twenty, was still a student at the Royal Academy of Music, to which it bears a dedication. In the same year, on the invitation of Mendelssohn (then conductor of the famous Gewandhaus concerts), who had met him in England, Bennett went to Leipzig. where the work had its first performance, Schumann, who was also at Leipzig, agreed with Mendelssohn in promising the rosiest future for
Bennett. Unfortunately, Bennett.only developed to a certain point, and then, immersed in teaching, ceased to compose, . Nevertheless, he left some beautiful things that are too much neglected to-day


Tenor: Albert E. Betten
Unknown: Mr. Lionel D. L. Everitt
Unknown: Charles R. Bicks

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