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York Bowen

British pianist and composer York (or “Yorke”) Bowen was among the dominating figures in British music before World Battle We, though his celebrity started to fade shortly following it concluded. Bowen was created in the Crouch Hill portion of London to a prominent regional distiller; his mom offered his first …

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Fred Thompson

b. 24 January 1884, London, Britain, d. 10 Apr 1949, London, Britain. Unusually for any librettist of the time, Thompson enjoyed substantial achievement both in London’s Western End and on New York’s Broadway. In the past due 10s and early 20s, he done many shows, frequently in collaboration, such as …

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