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TitleSt. Cecilia's Day Festival Concert, in aid of The Musicians' Benevolent Fund
Performance Date22 November 1946
Performance DayFriday
Performance Time19:30
Main PerformersPhyllis Sellick,
Cyril Smith - pianos,
Arnold Greir - organ
Orchestra or BandLondon Philharmonic Orchestra,
London Symphony Orchestra,
Royal Military School of Music Trumpeters
ChoirsThe Alexandra Choir
ConductorsSir Adrian Boult,
Charles Proctor,
Captain M Roberts
Set List'Fanfare for Heroes', Bliss,
March, 'Crown Imperial', Walton,
Overture, 'St. Cecilia's Ode, 1692', Purcell,orch.Rawsthorne,
'Soul of the World', Purcell (Alexandra Choir),
'Northern Ballad, No.1', Bax,
'Concerto for Two Pianos', Vaughan Williams (Phyllis Sellick, Joseph Cooper, Cyril Smith),
'Fanfare for a Ceremony', Walford Davies,
Motet, 'The Morning Watch', Rubbra (Alexandra Choir),
'Enigma Variations', Elgar,
'God Save the King' (The National Anthem), arr.Elgar
Performance NotesPremiere of 'The Morning Watch' by Rubbra
Related Archival MaterialProgramme (RAHE/1/1946/278)
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