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Mark Berry writes 1914 postcard from Berlin

Posted on 08/01/2014

Lecturer Mark Berry writes a musical postcard in the guise of an opera goer in 1914 Berlin. The extract is brought to life and recorded by an actor from the BBC: Grandstanding from no less than a box in the Royal opera house on Linden avenue, our man lauds Beethoven and Richard Strauss, is unsure about Mahler and jangles keys at the "future of music" - Schoenberg. Catch the full broadcast here


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