Tunes of Glory

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This fascinating new biography of England's most popular conductor is also an assessment of twentieth-century British musical tradition and a study of the national psyche. When Malcolm Sargent died in 1967 only a few weeks after his poignant final appearance at the Last Night of the Proms, it was the end of an era.
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Overview

This fascinating new biography of England's most popular conductor is also an assessment of twentieth-century British musical tradition and a study of the national psyche. When Malcolm Sargent died in 1967 only a few weeks after his poignant final appearance at the Last Night of the Proms, it was the end of an era.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780091801311
  • Publisher: Random House of Canada, Limited
  • Publication date: 8/28/2001
  • Pages: 320

Meet the Author

Richard Aldous lives in Ireland and teaches history at University College Dublin.
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