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Herbert Howells

Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Nationality: English
Born: October 17, 1892, Lydney Died: February 23, 1983, London (age 90)

Lady Audrey's Suite for String Quartet, Op. 19

(for 2 violins, viola and cello)
I. The Four Sleepy Golliwogs' Dance - Molto moderato, scherzando
II. The Little Girl and the Old Shepherd - Allegretto, espressivo, poco semplice
III. Prayer Time - Theme and 6 variations
IV. The Old Shepherd's Tale - Allegro vivace, sempre giocoso
Composed: 1915 (age 22-23)

Related Composers

1900 WWI WWII Charles Wood (1866-1926) Mary Lucas (1882-1952) Herbert Howells (1892-1983) Alan Ridout (1934-1996)
Charles Wood (1866-1926)
Teacher
Nationality: Irish
Born: June 15, 1866, Armagh Died: July 12, 1926, Cambridge (age 60)
Mary Lucas (1882-1952)
Student
Nationality: English
Born: May 24, 1882, London Died: January 14, 1952, London (age 69)
Alan Ridout (1934-1996)
Student
Nationality: English
Born: December 9, 1934, West Wickham, Kent Died: March 19, 1996, Caen, France (age 61)