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By Tim Rayborn

ISBN-10: 0786496347

ISBN-13: 9780786496341

The flip of the 20 th century was once a time of serious swap in Britain. The empire observed its worldwide impact waning and its conventional social constructions challenged. there has been a becoming weariness of industrialism and a wish to rediscover culture and the roots of English historical past. a brand new curiosity in English people music and dance encouraged paintings track, which many believed used to be seeing a renaissance after a interval of stagnation because the 18th century.
This publication makes a speciality of the lives of 7 composers—Ralph Vaughan Williams, Gustav Holst, Ernest Moeran, George Butterworth, Philip Heseltine (Peter Warlock), Gerald Finzi and Percy Grainger—whose paintings used to be prompted by means of people songs and early song. each one bankruptcy presents an old historical past and tells the attention-grabbing tale of a musical life.

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The flip of the 20 th century used to be a time of significant switch in Britain. The empire observed its worldwide impression waning and its conventional social buildings challenged. there has been a becoming weariness of industrialism and a wish to rediscover culture and the roots of English background. a brand new curiosity in English folks track and dance encouraged paintings song, which many believed was once seeing a renaissance after a interval of stagnation because the 18th century.

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