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Belshazzar in Leeds

Sunday 23 July 2006 19:55-20:15 (Radio 3)

As a prelude to tonight's performance of Walton's Belshazzar's Feast, Miguela Gonzalez looks back at the many tales surrounding the world premiere of the work, which took place in Leeds almost 75 years ago, with Malcolm Sargent on the podium, and a nervous composer in the audience.

Duration:

20 minutes




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