Thursday 3 August 1944
7.00pm

  • Antonín Dvořák

    Overture 'Carnival', Op 92
    • Adrian Boult conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    La favorita Recitative & aria 'Fia dunque vero...O mio Fernando' Act 3
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Astra Desmond contralto
    • Adrian Boult conductor
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Concerto for Piano No. 1 in B flat minor, Op 23
    • Adrian Boult conductor
    • Leff Pouishnoff piano
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Frederick Delius

    Sea Drift
    • Goldsmiths Choral Union
    • Adrian Boult conductor
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Roy Henderson baritone
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Five Tudor Portraits
    • BBC Symphony Orchestra
    • Roy Henderson baritone
    • Adrian Boult conductor
    • Goldsmiths Choral Union
    • Astra Desmond contralto

About this event

This concert was cancelled by the authorities due to flying bombs 'doodle-bugs' which had started to fall on London in June 1944.

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