• Short Summary

    Composer Eric Coates walks around London to gain inspiration for his tunes.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Pictorial personalities. Eric Coates.

    London.

    One or two shots of the embankment looking across the river at the L.C.C. Composer Eric Coates walks along and looks at Big Ben. He leans on the rail and takes his notebook out to jot down inspirations. Various shots as he walks along in St. James's Park. He sits on park bench and writes, then taps out rhythm with his feet. Various shots back in his home where he turns rough notes into finished composition on music sheet.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1303.17
    Media URN:
    43221
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1944
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:57:00 / 01:36:45:00
    Canister:
    NP 5

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