Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Requiem

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    01:01:31

  • Shelf mark

    C23/12

  • Subjects

    European concert requiem

  • Recording date

    1967

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Namirembe Cathedral, Mengo, Kampala, Uganda

  • Composer

    Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791

  • Conductor

    Cooke, Peter

  • Director

    Fenton, James

  • Performers

    Hobday, Janice (singer, female, soprano), MacDonald, Mike (singer, male, tenor), Occasional Orchestra of Kampala Singers, Olive, Conrad (singer, male, bass), Trenchard, Grace (singer, female, contralto)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: European concert requiem. James Fenton is leader. Performer's note: Orchestra consisted of African students and school pupils mixed with European ex-patriates from Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.9.A3 (or B).

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