George Butterworth. 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 .
Six Songs from A Shropshire Lad Alt ernative. Title Composer Butterworth, George: I-Catalogue Number I-Cat. No. IGB 5 Movements/Sections Mov’ts/Sec’s: 6 songs Loveliest of trees (E major) When I was one and twenty (B minor) Look not in my eyes (F major) Think no more, lad (G ♯ minor) The lads in their hundreds (F ♯ major) Is my team
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