15 Jan 2013

The Fog and the Island

From Letters to Sibelius, 12:00 pm on 15 January 2013
A wee Marshall with his new glasses

A wee Marshall with his new glasses Photo: Marshall Walker

Walker tells of his early encounters with the music of Sibelius and how it helped him confront and overcome the ordeals of his childhood - poor eyesight and bullying - in wartime Glasgow.'The Fog and the Island' was a finalist in the Best Music Feature category at the 2004 NZ Radio Awards. First broadcast 29 July 2003.

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