Szell conducts Sibelius 3.

Szell conducts Sibelius 3.

Jean Sibelius in 1913 My review of a George Szell release (link below) prompted a comment from Edward Clark regarding Szell conducting Sibelius’s Third Symphony during the 1940s. Although Szell recorded the Second (in Amsterdam for Philips) and there have been...
A stirring piece of music…

A stirring piece of music…

… La Marche Lorraine by French composer and conductor Louis Ganne (1862-1923, pictured), a favourite piece of my father’s, Donald Keith Anderson, who would have been 95 today. The recording linked to below is splendid, but alas the performers are not...