• Short Summary

    Excellent footage of the BBC Symphony Orchestra playing Elgar's 'Land of Hope and Glory'.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "The New Empire Review, now present the first pictures of the, BBC [British Broadcasting Corporation] Orchestra (Leader Arthur Catterall) Conducted by Adrian Boult."

    Intertitle reads: "Millions of listeners have heard this famous Orchestra - here it is on the screen - (filmed at the Queens Hall, London).

    L/S of Adrian Boult standing in front of the orchestra he say that they are about to play a part of Elgar's `First Pomp and Circumstance March' which includes `Land of Hope and Glory'. Several L/S's of the orchestra playing the famous piece of music.

    Duplicate exists in Turns Can 16 - see separate record for details.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1068.20
    Media URN:
    37365
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:56:00 / 01:39:44:00
    Canister:
    PT 144

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