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Stanford in 51

Room 51(now 116) in the Royal College of Music contains a Steinway, a table, some chairs, a cupboard and a wardrobe. The fireplace is covered over with a wooden panel, painted blue like the walls; the windows overlook the roof … Continue reading

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Following in the footsteps?

The programme about Gustav Holst on BBC4 last Sunday was fascinating, not least because it had many interviews with his daughter, Imogen Holst. It was good to see the excellent Sian Edwards conducting the RCM orchestra, and then archive footage of Imogen Holst … Continue reading

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