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Guy Woolfenden

Guy Woolfenden was born in Ipswich and educated at Westminster Abbey Choir School, London, and Whitgift School, Croydon. He studied music at Christ's College in Cambridge and went on to study at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. He joined the Royal Shakespeare Company in Stratford-upon-Avon in 1961 and was Head of Music from 1963 to 1998. He was Artistic Director of the Cambridge Festival from 1986 to 1991.[1] He is the founder of the publishing company, Ariel Music.

The Warwickshire Lads

This stirring march was composed for a RSC community project involving 200 local people joining the cast to enact a First world War story as a walkabout production. the piece was performed at each venue, taking in scenes on the river, bridges, fields and at the theatre.

Title: The Warwickshire Lads

Composer: Guy Woolfenden


Date added: 17/12/2018

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