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The trumpeter

First line:
Trumpeter, what are you sounding now?
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


Songs my father taught me


Track 18 on CDA67290 [3'22]

Track-specific metadata for CDA67290 track 18

Recording date
20 January 2001
Recording venue
Champs Hill, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Mark Brown
Recording engineer
Julian Millard
Hyperion usage
  1. Songs my father taught me (CDA67290)
    Disc 1 Track 18
    Release date: February 2002
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