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Garlands of Summer


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A Programme of Summer Choruses
Conducted by T. EMLYN OWEN
All the members of this glee party come from the old iron town of Rhymney, which has a fine musical record. The Rhymney United Choir under John Price was awarded the first place in the Chief Choral Competition in the Royal National Eisteddfod of Wales three times in succession. The Rhymney Ladies' Choir under Mary Richards won at the National Eisteddfod four times in succession, and the Rhymney Male Choir under Daniel Owen gave a command performance at Buckingham Palace in 1909. T. Emlyn Owen , the conductor of the Glan-yr-Afon Glee Party, was the accompanist when the Rhymney United Choir gave a command performance at Windsor Castle in 1925.


Conducted By: T. Emlyn Owen
Unknown: John Price
Unknown: Mary Richards
Unknown: Daniel Owen
Unknown: T. Emlyn Owen

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