Mendelssohn In England

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' I don'know how it is. but I am seized with the desire to be off... I long for the steamer and for the perfume of British coal... I have a long-cherished plan of introducing my wife to the country of my predilection.'

A memoir in words and music of the composer Mendelssohn's visits to England between 1829 and 1847. Ian Holm as Felix Mendelssohn with Paul Daneman as the Narrator and KATHLEEN HELME , ROSALIND SHANKS MARJORIE WESTBURY

JOHN BADDELEY , PETER PRATT and MICHAEL SPICE

The programme compiled from contemporary sources by JOANNA RICHARDSON

Produced by JOHN POWELL

Contributors

Unknown: Ian Holm

Unknown: Felix Mendelssohn

Unknown: Paul Daneman

Unknown: Kathleen Helme

Unknown: Rosalind Shanks

Unknown: Marjorie Westbury

Unknown: John Baddeley

Unknown: Peter Pratt

Unknown: Joanna Richardson

Produced By: John Powell