Julian Bream Festival

First transmitted in 1978, Julian Bream performs works by Bach (Prelude, Fugue and Allegro), Villa-Lobos (Preludes Nos 3, 1 and 2) and Albeniz (‘Granada', 'Cadiz' and 'Sevilla' from Suite Espagnol) at Old Wardour Castle.

Bream concludes the recital with Nocturnal after John Dowland. Based on ‘Come Heavy Sleep’ by John Dowland, it was written for Julian Bream by long-time collaborator Benjamin Britten in 1963.

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50 minutes

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Wed 1 Feb 1978 20:10

BBC Four Modern Classical Music Collection

BBC Four Modern Classical Music Collection

This programme is part of a collection of programmes featuring trailblazing 20th Century classical music composers.

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Credits

Participant......................................................................... Julian Bream
Producer............................................................................ Herbert Chappell
Sound............................................................................... Graham Haines
Lighting............................................................................. Bert Robinson

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