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The BBC Singers (A) Margaret Godley
Margaret Rees Doris Ownens Gladys Winmill Bradbridge White Martin Boddey Stanley Riley Samuel Dyson
Conducted by Trevor Harvey

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Margaret Godley
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Margaret Rees
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Doris Ownens
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Gladys Winmill
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Bradbridge White
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Martin Boddey
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Stanley Riley
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Samuel Dyson
Conducted By:
Trevor Harvey

Leader, Alfred Cave
Conductor, Leslie Heward from the Town Hall, Birmingham
Brahms's Variations on a Theme by Haydn is one of the greatest works of its kind, showing a sense of beauty and proportion and an ingenuity of treatment that remain as fresh and expressive today as when it was first performed in 1873. The climax of the work is the finale, which is a magnificent passacaglia, the ground or repeated bass of which is derived from the opening Haydn theme (the ' Chorale St. Antonii ').

Contributors

Conductor:
Leslie Heward

Regional Programme London

About Regional Programme

Regional Programme is a radio channel that started transmitting on the 9th March 1930 and ended on the 9th September 1939. It was replaced by BBC Home Service.

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