The Finest Concert Organ In Europe

Episodes

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Genome: [r4 Bd=19700722]

The story of ' Father ' Willis's greatest masterpiece, the organ at Alexandra Palace in North London, spans nearly a century of Anglo-Saxon attitudes to music.

Once described as ' the finest concert organ in Europe,' this immense instrument is now up for sale, dismantled and damaged. But some believe it could and should be saved. Speakers include YEHUDI MENUHIN

DR GEORGE THALBEN-BALL and HENRY WILLIS IV

Produced by LAURIE JOHN

Contributors

Unknown: Yehudi Menuhin

Unknown: Dr George Thalben-Ball

Unknown: Henry Willis

Produced By: Laurie John

Genome: [r4 Bd=19701027]

The story of ' Father ' Willis's greatest masterpiece, the organ at Alexandra Palace in North London, spans nearly a century of Anglo-Saxon attitudes to music.

Once described as ' the finest concert organ in Europe,' this immense instrument is now up for sale, dismantled and damaged. But some believe it could and should be saved. Speakers include YEHUDI MENVHIN

DR GEORGE THALBEN-BALL HENRY WILLIS IV SIR HUGH CASSON

REGINALD MARKS, IVAN BARWELL FELIX APRAHAMIAN HORRIE BERESFORD

Presented and produced by LAURIE JOHN

Contributors

Unknown: Yehudi Menvhin

Unknown: Dr George Thalben-Ball

Unknown: Henry Willis

Unknown: Sir Hugh Casson

Unknown: Ivan Barwell

Unknown: Felix Aprahamian

Unknown: Horrie Beresford

Produced By: Laurie John