Posts Tagged ‘original recordings’

From The Library: It’s A Lovely Day Tomorrow

Extend­ing from Tues­day’s music of the inter-war peri­od, today Elrik Mer­lin plays selec­tions from the WWII years and the 1940s in gen­er­al… a time of war fol­lowed by a time of aus­ter­i­ty in the UK. The post-war peri­od also marked a change in British social atti­tudes, as many wished to car­ry over the com­mu­ni­ty spir­it […]

From the Library: Between The Wars

Today in our From The Library spot, Elrik Mer­lin presents a pro­gramme of music from the peri­od between the First and Sec­ond World Wars – from big bands to bal­lads – fea­tur­ing restored orig­i­nal record­ings. Fol­low­ing the First World War, every­thing had changed and the soci­ety of the ear­ly part of the cen­tu­ry would nev­er […]

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