• Short Summary

    Excerpt from "Elijah" being performed at the Albert Hall in London.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "EXCERPT FROM 'ELIJAH' (Mendelssohn) Produced by T.C. Fairbairn - Filmed at the Albert Hall, London."

    High angled shots of excerpt of opera. Hundreds of the choir members stand in a large circle. They are dressed as Israelites and point at a statue in the centre of the hall. The commentator explains that "the Israelites appeal for deliverance to their God..." Various shots of the singers and performers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1112.16
    Media URN:
    38733
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/02/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:43:00 / 01:30:56:00
    Canister:
    PT 257

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