A gala concert recorded on 15 September - Battle of Britain Day - at the Barbican Hall, London. Introduced by Michael Bentine.
BBC Concert Orchestra, conducted by Sir David Willcocks.
Soloists: Ann Mackay (soprano) and Robert Docker (piano). Including the first public performance of movements from
Sir William Walton 's
A Wartime Sketchbook. Producer Tim McDonald
8.20 8.40 Phillip Bergson on Disney's Fantasia, released 50 years ago this week.
Producer Anthony Wills
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