Knebworth House Audio Guide

Knebworth House audio guide CD MP3

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Running Time: 53 minutes
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A personal audio tour of Knebworth House
by The Hon Henry Lytton Cobbold.
Featuring recollections by Lord Cobbold.

Henry Lytton Cobbold - Knebworth House gardens and park

Henry and his wife Martha moved into Knebworth House in the year 2000. They are the 19th generation of the Lytton family to live in this beautiful Hertfordshire home since it was purchased in 1490 by Sir Robert Lytton, a courtier of King Henry VII.

 

 

Lord Cobbold - Knebworth House gardens and parkDavid and his wife Chryssie transformed Knebworth House and Park into one of England’s best loved visitor attractions. They began Knebworth Park’s association with rock music and hosted 16 of Knebworth’s 20 legendary open air concerts.

 

 

Includes music associated with Knebworth House and the Lytton family by:

Sir James Oswald
“Knebworth Jig” & “Norea Themes”

Richard Wagner
Theme from “Rienzi”

Sir Edward Elgar
Themes from “Piano Quintet”

Isidore de Lara
“‘Twas Eve and May”
Twas-Eve-and-May---Poster - Knebworth House gardens and park

John Philip Sousa
“Nydia’s Theme” from “The Last Days of Pompeii”

performed by Paul Smith
Paul Smith  - Knebworth House, Gardens and Park

 

 

 

 A Christmas Carol

 

Christmass Carol  - Knebworth House, Gardens and Park

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Running Time: 67 minutes
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Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” performed by Colin Greenslade live at Knebworth House

A fireside reading of Charles Dickens’ Christmas classic in
the Banqueting Hall of Knebworth House, where Dickens himself performed. Recorded live on Saturday 8th December 2012in celebration of Colin’s fifteen years of sold out performances.

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