Friday, August 24, 2012

Keith Brown Features Frederick Delius "A Village Romeo and Juliet"

Be sure to tune in this Sunday, August 26 from 1:00 – 4:30pm (Eastern US Time) to listen to Keith Brown's "Sunday Afternoon at the Opera" featuring the works of Frederick Delius on WWUH 91.3 FM in Hartford, Connecticut.


You can also listen live online at this link.

This will be the eighth time over three decades of opera broadcasting that Keith Brown will present the best known opera of Frederick Delius (1860-1934), the one that is regarded as his masterpiece: A Village Romeo and Juliet (1907).

217 Records founder Michael Maglaras was interviewed for this broadcast. He served as executive producer for Stone Records' release of Volumes 1 and 2 of the Complete Delius Songbook. Performed by the distinguished English baritone Mark Stone, accompanied at the piano by the renowned composer and conductor Stephen Barlow. These two CDs can be purchased from http://www.stonerecords.co.uk/shop or Amazon at these links: Volume 1 | Volume 2.