“The 1951 Rolling Review Show … # 8
We all have a musical backdrop to our lives which extends from the cradle to the grave. The great pianist, composer and conductor Alberto Semprini used to host a light music programme on BBC radio called Semprini Seranade. He always introduced his musical selection with the words: “Old ones, new ones, loved ones, neglected ones”.
This then is the The 1951 Rolling Review Show which each week features a piece of music I have enjoyed at some time in my life. I hope you enjoy them as well. Let me know and please feel free to Reblog.
Army Dreamers by Kate Bush
Kate Bush is an outstandingly talented songwriter and performer. This is Army Dreamers from September 1980. The accompanying official video was a touching and powerful piece of anti-war propaganda in itself. It is as meaningful now as it was when first released thirty-five years ago.
A couple of other army dreamers …