Group    From 1974 

English National Opera

Categories: Music / songs, Theatre

Originated in the opera recitals presented by Lilian Baylis at the Old Vic theatre in 1898 and then at Sadler's Wells. As Sadler's Wells Opera it moved to the London Coliseum in 1968 and became the English National Opera in 1974.

This section lists the memorials where the subject on this page is commemorated:
English National Opera

Commemorated atInformation

London Coliseum

London Coliseum Home of English National Opera since 1968, The London Colise...

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Morley mosaics - WBR - Lilian Baylis

Lilian Baylis, born 1874. A niece of Emma Cons, Lilian flourished as a theatr...

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Other Subjects

Brian Epstein

Brian Epstein

Beatles' manager and impresario. Born Liverpool. Homosexual and artistic, briefly studied at RADA, then joined the family retail business. Involved in the local music scene he spotted the Beatles a...

Person, Music / songs, Tragedy

3 memorials
Ralph Vaughan Williams

Ralph Vaughan Williams

Composer. Born at the vicarage in Down Ampney, Gloucestershire. Entered the Royal College of Music in 1890, where he studied alongside Hubert Parry. He went on to study in Berlin and Paris. Under t...

Person, Music / songs, France, Germany

2 memorials
Red Bus Recording Studios

Red Bus Recording Studios

Founded by Eliot Cohen, Ellis Elias and Leslie Grade this studio has recorded Bananarama, Duran Duran, Gloria Gaynor, Billy Ocean, Sinitta, Spandau Ballet, Tina Turner, Alison Moyet, Boney M, Goldf...

Place, Music / songs

1 memorial
Al Purchase

Al Purchase

Busker. Our picture shows him at London Zoo, 1953.

Person, Music / songs

1 memorial
Johann Sebastian Bach

Johann Sebastian Bach

German composer and musician of the Baroque period. Born into a musical family.

Person, Music / songs, Seriously Famous, Germany

1 memorial