ON THIS DAY | Composer Ralph Vaughan Williams Was Born On This Day in 1872

He is remembered as one of Britain's most influential composers of all time, with his major contributions to the violin repertoire including three string quartets, a concerto, a sonata and 'The Lark Ascending' for Violin and Orchestra

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Ralph Vaughan Williams Birthday

English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams was born on this day in 1872.

 

TASMIN LITTLE | RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS | THE LARK ASCENDING | SIR ANDREW DAVIS & BBC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA | 1995 BBC PROMS FESTIVAL

 

 

The Lark Ascending

E.J. Moeran, Delius, Elgar, Holst

Sir Andrew Davis

BBC Philharmonic

Release Date: November 19, 2013

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