George Butterworth
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1885-07-12
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George Butterworth

George Butterworth Biography (Wikipedia)

George Sainton Kaye Butterworth, MC (12 July 1885 – 5 August 1916) was an English composer who was best known for the orchestral idyll The Banks of Green Willow and his song settings of A. E. Housman's poems from A Shropshire Lad.

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George Butterworth
Is my team ploughing (A Shropshire Lad)
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Is my team ploughing (A Shropshire Lad)

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George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
Is my team ploughing (A Shropshire Lad)
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Is my team ploughing (A Shropshire Lad)
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
English Idyll no. 1
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English Idyll no. 1
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
London Sinfonia
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
On the idle hill of summer (Bredon Hill and other songs)
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On the idle hill of summer (Bredon Hill and other songs)
George Butterworth
Is my team ploughing? (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')
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Is my team ploughing? (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')
George Butterworth
Loveliest of trees (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')
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Loveliest of trees (6 Songs from 'A Shropshire Lad')
George Butterworth
Loveliest of Trees (A Shropshire Lad)
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Loveliest of Trees (A Shropshire Lad)
George Butterworth
The true lover's farewell (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
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The true lover's farewell (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
George Butterworth
Sowing the seeds of love (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
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Sowing the seeds of love (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
George Butterworth
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad - Is my team ploughing?
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Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad - Is my team ploughing?

Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad - Is my team ploughing?

Performer
Roderick Williams and Iain Burnside
George Butterworth
English Idyll No 1
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English Idyll No 1
George Butterworth
On the Idle Hill of Summer (A Shropshire Lad)
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On the Idle Hill of Summer (A Shropshire Lad)
George Butterworth
Oh Fair Enough are Sky and Plain (A Shropshire Lad)
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Oh Fair Enough are Sky and Plain (A Shropshire Lad)
George Butterworth
A Shropshire Lad - Rhapsody
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A Shropshire Lad - Rhapsody
George Butterworth
A blacksmith courted me (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
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A blacksmith courted me (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
George Butterworth
Come my own one (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
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Come my own one (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
George Butterworth
Love Blows as the Wind Blows
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Love Blows as the Wind Blows

Love Blows as the Wind Blows

Performer
Maria Wloszczowska
Ruth Hene
Oscar Holch
Akito Goto
George Butterworth
Orchestral Fantasia (completed by Kriss Russman)
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Orchestral Fantasia (completed by Kriss Russman)
George Butterworth
Love Blows As The Wind Blows - Song-Cycle Vers. For Voice & Piano
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Love Blows As The Wind Blows - Song-Cycle Vers. For Voice & Piano
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow

The Banks of Green Willow

Performer
Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Norman del Mar (Conductor)
George Butterworth
When I Was One And Twenty & The Lads in their Hundreds
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When I Was One And Twenty & The Lads in their Hundreds
George Butterworth
Is my team ploughing? (A Shropshire Lad)
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Is my team ploughing? (A Shropshire Lad)
George Butterworth
Suite for String Quartet (2nd and 3rd mvts)
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Suite for String Quartet (2nd and 3rd mvts)

Suite for String Quartet (2nd and 3rd mvts)

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The Auric String Quartet
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George Butterworth
The cuckoo (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
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The cuckoo (11 Folk-songs from Sussex)
George Butterworth
With rue my heart is laden (Bredon Hill and other songs)
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With rue my heart is laden (Bredon Hill and other songs)
George Butterworth
The Lads in their Hundreds; Is My Team Ploughing (6 Songs from "A Shropshire Lad")
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The Lads in their Hundreds; Is My Team Ploughing (6 Songs from "A Shropshire Lad")
George Butterworth
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
George Butterworth
Two English Idylls
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Two English Idylls
George Butterworth
On the Way to Kew (Love blows as the wind blows)
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On the Way to Kew (Love blows as the wind blows)
George Butterworth
Two English Idylls
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Two English Idylls
George Butterworth
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad – Loveliest of Trees
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Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad – Loveliest of Trees

Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad – Loveliest of Trees

Performer
Roderick Williams (baritone) and Iain Burnside (piano)
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