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Additional content for the mobile exhibition Music, Migration and Mobility


Listen to this English song by opera conductor and Schönberg pupil Karl Rankl, written in Oxford in 1942.

Karl Rankl, In a Peking Shop, from Chinese Picture Book, Op. 5,

texts by Ruth Tenney

Michael Bell, tenor, Jack Campbell, piano,

Recorded at the Royal College of Music, December 2022

Listen to Fritz Busch’s 1936 Glyndebourne

recording of Don Giovanni

Listen to this 1939 letter from Grete Busch to Audrey Mildmay, written after the start of Second World War. 

Video footage by Gus Christie, edited by Dave Fricker. Voiceover: Stefanie Rumpelt

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