Aberdare Boys’ Grammar School

The School Musical Concert
Summer Term 1947

Old School

School Musical Production, May 1947
Alfred the Great (Hurlstone)

This was the seventh concert in the series. There was a varied programme with the main work a ballad for chorus and orchestra, by William Yeates Hurlstone (1876-1906), (lyrics by F.G. Attenborough). Mr Morgan Lloyd was the leader of the orchestra, which was conducted by Mr P.E. Phillips. The accompanist was Mr T.R.James; there were three soloists: a soprano, an oboist, and from the school, Leonard James (violin).

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(Reproduced with permission of Rhondda Cynon Tâf Library Service)

Front of Programme

Title Page

Alfred 2

Part One

Alfred 3

Part Two
with synopsis of main item

Alfred 4

Members of
the orchestra