Sir Adrian Cedric Boult (1889-1983)

Four-minute film (narrated by Vernon Handley).

Ten-minute film.

David Oistrakh plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with LSO & Sir Adrian Boult; 1968; Royal Albert Hall.

Vernon Handley (1930-2008) – remembered fondly as man and musician – conducts Elgar’s First Symphony with the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Recorded on September 2, 1994, in Perth. [Reasonable sound if with a crackly background.]