The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 14.1825 Monday, 22 September 2003
Date: Friday, 19 Sep 2003 14:20:54 GMT0BST
Subject: 14.1820 Harley Granville-Barker
Comment: Re: SHK 14.1820 Harley Granville-Barker
Clifford Stetner notes:
>In 1914 G-B produced MND at the Savoy, replacing the conventional
>Mendelsohn with English folk songs.
In which, of course he was following the lead of William Poel, who in
many of his productions used Arnold Dolmetsch to provide 'authentic'
music - or pastiche presumably composed by Dolmetsch himself.
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