North of England musicians

Concert

This surviving recording of cellist Clyde Twelvetrees gives us some indication of the rich, romantic approach that might have coloured the 1934 performance of Ireland’s Trio referred to above:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ghgCFntlB6c

And a picture of George Parker painted a few years earlier, in 1928, is held at the Tate, along with biographical information:

http://www.tate.org.uk/art/artworks/kramer-george-parker-t03964/text-catalogue-entry

Source:  Manchester Guardian, Monday 13 August 1934, p. 10

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