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Eve of St John 1924British National Opera Company

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Sir Alexander Mackenzie, the greatest Scottish composer of his generation, was now very much an elder statesman of the musical world, but still willing to try his luck at opera. This short piece was launched in a double-bill with another new British work, The Perfect Fool, by Holst. Neither made any lasting impression.

Performance Cast

Dan a poacher

Walter Hyde

Tim a tinker

William Michael

Sylvana a dryad

Doris Lemon

Sabrina a naiad

Muriel Brunskill

Production Cast


Malcolm Sargent

Performance DatesEve of St John 1924

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Theatre Royal, Glasgow | Glasgow

20 Nov, 19.30

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