Stokowski Proms Encores.

Stokowski Proms Encores.

Edward Johnson writes… Apropos the ICA Box you recently reviewed, Stokowski was a great encore giver and he treated his Proms audiences to several, including these two items. Neither have been commercially released but were taped off the radio. After the...
Bicentenary Ninths

Bicentenary Ninths

Guest contributor, Ateş Orga ‘Good fellow! You need not change places with anyone; remain what you are; that is the best thing’ – Karl, Beethoven’s nephew, 11 April 1824, Conversation Book 61. Fifty-four years ago marked the bicentenary of...