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Herbert Norman Howells

Herbert Norman Howells (Composer)

Born: 17th October 1892, Lydney

Died: 23rd February 1983, London

Nationality: English

Herbert Norman Howells was an English composer, organist, and teacher, most famous for his large output of Anglican church music.

Further Reading: Howells

 Recording of the Week, Howells from David Hill and the Bach Choir

David Hill leads the Bach Choir and BBC Concert Orchestra in a masterful new recording of Howells's monumental Missa Sabrinensis - a rarely-heard masterpiece ripe for revival.

 Interview, Guy Johnston & Jonathan Clinch on the Howells Cello Concerto

David talks to cellist Guy Johnston and musicologist Jonathan Clinch about Howells's Cello Concerto - recently reconstructed by Clinch, recorded by Johnston and released on the King's College label.

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