The road not taken

Smyth etcSmyth, Bantock and Holbrooke; or, more familiarly, Ethel, Granville and Joseph (aka Josef). That familiarity, however, doesn’t extend – for most people, anyway – to a knowledge of the music of these three. So, this week, we’re going to explore an alternative history, to acquaint (or reacquaint) ourselves with the works of these distinguished composers.


Granville Bantock: Omar Khayyam

Ethel Smyth: Mass in D

Joseph Holbrooke: Bronwen Overture

Course materials:

Ethel Smyth

Cycle of 5ths

Keyboard graphic 2 octaves

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