Or, Death of a Composer
A special edition of Yesterday’s News examining some of history’s most perplexing murder mysteries
This episode involves the body of a songwriter and real estate speculator found tied to a chair with an expression of surprise frozen on his dead face and suspicions of suicide.
Suicide tied to a chair?
The evidence is so jumbled, police are at a loss to explain, but the backstory to the incident and a foray into the worlds of traveling musicians and actors, hints at motives deeply hidden, and possibly scandalous.
This is one that will keep you guessing.
Theme Music by Dave Sams
Incidental music: “The Old Bachelor” by Henry Purcell. www.musopen.org
Sound effects: freesound.org