Early Music in the 1950s

The Early Music Show on Radio 3 on Sunday 3rd June featured the early music movement in this country in the first years of the Queen’s reign. It included contributions from Anne Martin on the contribution of Morley College and on Walter Bergmann, and material about the SRP and the development of recorder performance by Bergmann, Carl Dolmetsch and Franz Bruggen, with a performance by Bruggen of van Eyck’s Engels Nachtigaeltje.