This fascinating new biography of Englandas most popular conductor is also an assessment of twentieth-century British musical tradition and a study of the national psyche. When Malcolm Sargent died in 1967 only a few weeks after his poignant final appearance at the Last Night of the Proms, it was the end of an era.Tooley, John, 178 Tortelier, Paul, 192 Toscanini, Arturo BBCSO, and, 153 benediction from, 97 concert fees, 146 ... W.S. and Sullivan, A.S), 8 Yorkshire Evening News, 5 1 Yorkshire Post, 52 The Young Persons Guide to the Orchestra (Britten, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Tunes of glory|
|Publisher||:||Vintage - 2001-05-30|