Gerard Hoffnung: The Bricklayer’s Lament

Gert recently rediscovered this classic piece of comedy from Gerard Hoffnung more than 50 years old now but still a masterpiece of comic timing. Hoffnung’s early death at 33 in September 1959,only a year after this recording, deprived us of a great comic and musical talent.

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