I'm really enjoying this discussion. IMO it's one of the best in a long, long time. Getting back to the Herbert arrangement of the Holst, there...
I for one find the pursuit of Sydney Herbert quite fascinating. Thanks, particularly to MoominDave (aka Sherlock Holmes!!).
He was obviously a lot more prolific than I thought!
MoominDave asked: Does anybody know:
a) Who Sydney Herbert was?
b) What his (even approximate) dates were?
Like Dave, I'm intrigued. There's...
Garlic wine and garlic ice cream should be an oxymoron surely!!
My condolences to his family. Sad news indeed. I've got a number of the recordings in my collection that Chris alludes to and he was a truly...
That would be true; with some ex-patriots like myself (I emigrated from the UK to Canada almost 53 years ago) and a number of other nationalities...
So now we've got that all out of the way......welcome Pat and I hope you find some interesting and meaningful posts on here.
Thanks Pauli. I realize spammers are a persistent bunch and I personally found their intrusion into several obituary posts in very poor taste....
I don't know Mesmerist, you might have to cut Pat some slack if he's located in Central or West USA!!
Quote: "There is a chance that it was never published and is held by a particular Military Band."
I had that thought too while I was looking to...
Welcome back and Happy Christmas to you as well.
It's all small print, there wouldn't be enough paper otherwise!
But you will avoid paying Brussels by using the English titles Silent Night and He Is Born. It's on page 3,459,639 of the Brexit agreement.
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