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The trumpeter

First line:
Trumpeter, what are you sounding now?
composer
1904
author of text

 
Besides his ballads, J Airlie Dix was a substantial composer of comic songs, some of which were interpolated into stage shows in the early years of the twentieth century. It was with this setting of stirring words by John Francis Barron that he achieved his most lasting success.

from notes by Andrew Lamb © 2002

Recordings

Songs my father taught me
CDA67290

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Track 18 on CDA67290 [3'22]

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