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Sir Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)

Part Four

Thursday 19 October 2006 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Thursday 26 October 2006 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod discusses how the composer has been an enormous source of encouragement to groups and individuals across the music spectrum, from school orchestras to rock group Deep Purple, and his friend Sir William Walton.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Little Suite No 1 (for Brass Band), Op 80
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Elgar Howarth (conductor)
Conifer Classics CDCF222
CD1 t17-19

Fantasy for Cello
Julian Lloyd Webber
ASV CD DCA592
CD1 t6-12

Song of Simeon
Mary ...... Ann Dowall (soprano)
Joseph ...... Christopher Keyte (bass)
Innkeeper ...... Forbes Robinson (bass)
Innkeeper's Wife ...... Jean Allister (contralto)
Simeon ...... Ian Partridge (tenor)
Woman from Galilee ...... Ursula Connors (soprano)
Boy ...... Simon Hutton
Ambrosian Singers
English Chamber Orchestra
Sir Malcolm Arnold (conductor)
Carlton Classics 15656 91817
CD1 t5-12




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