Ivor Gurney: Dweller in Shadows


To celebrate the launch of her new biography: Dweller in Shadows | Princeton University Press, writer and broadcaster Kate Kennedy discusses writing the complex and tragic life of poet and composer Ivor Gurney with musicologist Stephen Johnson and mezzo Sarah Connolly, who will sing some of Gurney's best-loved songs.

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Kate Kennedy | writer & broadcaster
Stephen Johnson | musicologist
Sarah Connolly | mezzo
Simon Over | piano


We apologise for the technical difficulties in the first few minutes. Please be assured this problem doesn't persist beyond the introductory remarks, for which we have provided subtitles.