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'Larks Ascending', a talk given by Kate Willis


Kate Willis gives a broad survey of the war's effect on classical music and music's response to the conflict. The war also saw eminent musicians such as George Butterworth lose their lives. IMAGES: Collage of musicians inspired by the First World War. The Lads in Their Hundreds.the Music of World War I. Minesota Public Radio.  George Butterwort…

'All My Life's Buried Here' a documentary film about George Butterworth


'All My Life's Buried Here', the first documentary about George Butterworth, is premiering at The British Library, London on Saturday 26 January at 2.30pm.   This independent film (duration 97 minutes) tells the remarkable story of Butterworth's life and music, including a close focus on the folk song and dance collecting years, as well as reveal…