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Anthony Payne,1936-30 April 2021.Composer, Music Critic, Musicologist.

Acclaimed for his reconstruction of Elgar’s 3rd Symphony.

Comedian Adrian Edmondson traps himself on window ledge, gets rescued by fire brigade.

‘ A window cleaner you would be/ If you see what I can see/When I’m cleaning’ windows.’

“Actually Muriel, I don’t care for Dvorak, his father was a butcher.”

The Scandinavian Cello School play for cows who apparently like classical music ( except for Dvorak).

Christa Ludwig, 1928-24 April,2021.

One of the most outstanding and distinguished singers of her generation.

Jane Manning,OBE, 1938-31March 2021.

Legendary Soprano, indefatigable champion of new works.

Freddie Redd. 1928-March 17th 2021. Bopping Pianist.

Freddie

Composed music for ‘The Connection’ and performed as musician and actor on stage and the film version.

‘Du Bist Die Ruh.’

Afghanistan bans girls over 12 from singing in public.

Steuart Bedford.1939-Feb.15,2021.Reliable conductor.

Dependable associate of Benjamin Britten.

Can’ t Cun ;Cruzn for a Bruzn.

A journey in the plague year.