lso on tour

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After a very successful performance of his first symphony William Walton is brought to the stage by Andre Previn to receive acknowledgement and applause from the Leningrad public in 1971. I can be seen happily applauding the great British composer who was a real favourite with all musicians, as much for his humour and candour as for his wonderful compositions. An enlarged and expanded version of this photo can be viewed by clicking here or on the image.