General Editor, Gerald Abraham
Series presented by Basil Lam
23-The Consort of Viols
Editor, Ernst H. Meyer
Consort of Viols of the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis:
August Wenzinger (treble viol)
Marianne Major (tenor viol) Maya Wenzinger (tenor viol)
Gertrud Fliigel (bass viol)
Introduced by Scott Goddard
Miss Bowengives an appreciation of the 'self-educated genius' James Hogg (1770-1835). Though he could not read or write until past his twentieth year, Hogg composed memorable poetry and tales of the supernatural, including The Confessions of a Justified Sinner, recently re-issued with a preface by Andre Gide
Introduced by Desmond MacCarthy
Read by Marius Goring
Desmond MacCarthy has prepared a selection from Meredith's sequence ot poems—‘a story told in sonnet form.' His introductory talk examines the poems and describes the circumstances of their composition. The reading by Manus Goring begins at approximately 11.15
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