Martin Anderson remembers Bayan Northcott.

Martin Anderson remembers Bayan Northcott.

“I think I first met Bayan through Hans Keller, which means it must have been around 40 years ago. He was terrific company, not in the sense that he’d have the whole table roaring and laughing, but you knew that in post-concert drinks with him your brain would...
RVW150 – Vaughan Williams’s Serenade to Music.

RVW150 – Vaughan Williams’s Serenade to Music.

Added here with pleasure at the suggestion of Edward Johnson, John Steane in this BBC radio programme from 1989 discusses the work, Serenade to Music, VW wrote for Sir Henry Wood featuring sixteen singers, as recorded. Sir Adrian Boult’s 1969 HMV recording, with...