Directed by Ronald Harding
Frank Thomas (violin)
Gwen Griffiths (violin)
Nina Rochard (viola)
Ronald Harding (violoncello)
F. H. Clements (clarinet)
Mabel Draper (pianoforte)
Mary Kendall (pianoforte) from the Reardon Smith Lecture
Theatre, National Museum of Wales
The programme written and produced by Dafydd Gruffydd
The tale of an ambition that was not fulfilled, of a dream, and of a bid for power, which, through man's endeavour, almost reached the peak of success, and then failed and achieved nothing
This is the romantic story of Owain Glyn Dwr , known to the English as Owen Glendower , who in the year 1400 raised the standard of revolt in Wales, drove the English hack, and caused himself to be crowned Prince. The story tells of his ambition, his bid for power, and his failure.
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