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Brittany, Op 21 No 1
First line:
In Brittany the churches all day are open wide
composer
1914
author of text

Recordings
'No Exceptions No Exemptions' (SIGCD401)
No Exceptions No Exemptions
MP3 £7.99FLAC £7.99ALAC £7.99 Studio Master: FLAC 24-bit 96 kHz £12.00ALAC 24-bit 96 kHz £12.00 SIGCD401  for the price of 1 — Download only NEW   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'War's Embers' (CDD22026)
War's Embers
MP3 £7.99FLAC £7.99ALAC £7.99Buy by post £27.98 (ARCHIVE SERVICE) CDD22026  2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1) — Archive Service  
'War's Embers' (CDH55237)
War's Embers
MP3 £4.00FLAC £4.00ALAC £4.00Buy by post £4.40 CDH55237  Helios (Hyperion's budget label) Composers of World War I  
Details
Track 12 on SIGCD401 CD1 [2'19] for the price of 1 Download only NEW
Track 10 on CDD22026 CD2 [1'45] 2CDs Dyad (2 for the price of 1) Archive Service
Track 18 on CDH55237 [1'45] Helios (Hyperion's budget label) Composers of World War I

Brittany, Op 21 No 1
Ernest Farrar (1885-1918) studied at the Royal College of Music. An accomplished organist he held several posts including one in Dresden. He enlisted in the Grenadier Guards in 1915, and was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant, 3rd Battalion Devonshire Regiment in February 1918. On his second day at the Western Front, Farrar was killed at the Battle of Epehy. The war ended only a few weeks later.

Edward Verrall Lucas (1868-1938) was a poet, humourist, and novelist. His whole working life was in literature. He was an apprentice bookseller, a journalist, and a biographer before joining Punch magazine in 1904.

from notes by Robin Tritschler 2014

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