The Wasps (includes Overture)
Ralph Vaughan Williams


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Up 6. 2nd of 7 entries for Vaughan Williams this year.

It was thanks to Cambridge University that Ralph Vaughan Williams wrote the music for a satirical production of the Aristophanes comedy The Wasps. He was invited to compose it by the fabulously named Cambridge Greek Play Committee.

The Jury by John Morgan (1861).