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George Lloyd (1913-1998)

Part Three

Wednesday 15 November 2006 12:00-13:00 (Radio 3)

Repeated: Wednesday 22 November 2006 0:00-1:00 (Radio 3)

Donald Macleod looks at the Cornish composer's recuperation in Switzerland after the horrors of World War II. Despite a severe case of shell shock, Lloyd slowly regained the confidence to continue writing symphonies.

Duration:

1 hour

Playlist

Symphony No 5 in B flat
BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
George Lloyd (conductor)
Albany TROY 022-2
CD1 t1-5




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