Memories of Peter Wishart

Memories of Peter Wishart

Peter Wishart (1921 – 1984), a memoir by Richard Carder Arriving at the Guildhall School of Music early in 1961, the old building by Blackfriars Bridge, I was directed to a room upstairs, where, after knocking, the door was opened by Peter Wishart surrounded by...
Arnold Bax to be recognised in Scotland

Arnold Bax to be recognised in Scotland

The news that internationally renowned British composer, Sir Arnold Bax, is to be officially recognised in Scotland will be welcomed by BMS members and all classical music enthusiasts. A bronze plaque unveiling ceremony, due to take placeĀ at the Morar Hotel,...
Shopping with Grace Williams

Shopping with Grace Williams

A Personal Memoir by Andrew Youdell In the late 1960s I had the opportunity to meet Grace Williams at her home in Barry, a pleasant town in the Vale of Glamorgan, now mainly a dormitory for Cardiff workers, but a hundred years ago one of the major ports –...