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Lamar Crowson (piano)
Halle Orchestra (Leader, Martin Milner )
Sir John Barbirolli
From the Royal Albert Hall, London
Part 1


Piano: Lamar Crowson
Leader: Martin Milner
Conductor: Sir John Barbirolli


A group of four programmes
3-Poems by William Morris
Selected, introduced, and read by Geoffrey Grigson


Unknown: William Morris
Read By: Geoffrey Grigson


A weekly review of the arts
Edinburgh Festival Edition including:
John Wain on the Old Vic production of Congreve's The Double Dealer and Martin Cooper on the Stockholm Royal Opera Company's production of Verdi's Un ballo in maschera and Wagner's Die Walkiire


York Bowen (piano)
Philip Hattey (baritone)
Ernest Lush (piano)
Marigold: impression for voice and piano:
Youth's Spring-tribute; Penumbra; Spleen
April; Rhapsody; The palm and may (Green Ways)
Tryst; During music
The first of three recitals of tongs and piano music by John Ireland.


Piano: York Bowen
Baritone: Philip Hattey
Piano: Ernest Lush
Music By: John Ireland.

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