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Only Connect - Michael Tippet <> Yehudi Menuhin

How are these sitters connected?

The connection
Yehudi Menuhin gave ground-breaking performances of Michael Tippett’s Corelli Fantasia with his Bath Festival Orchestra in 1965.

Find out more about Tippett connections with co-curator Peter Sheppard Skaerved

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