Midweek Melody – The 1951 Rolling Review Show. # 22

Midweek Melody – The 1951 Rolling Review Show. # 22

Welcome to the 1951 Rolling Review Show which twice weekly features pieces 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.

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In a Monastery Garden – Albert W. Ketelbey (1915)

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Albert William Ketelbey (1875-1959) was born in Birmingham, England. He composed many beautiful pieces of music but his work fell out of favour after the Second World War. At the time of his death he had slipped into obscurity with only a handful of mourners at his funeral. He composed In a Monastery Garden in 1915 after visiting a Monastery.

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3 responses to “Midweek Melody – The 1951 Rolling Review Show. # 22

  1. OMG, I love that piece of music. Spring and breathing… the music, the pictures, the birds…. BEAUTIFUL!!!!

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