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Heward, Leslie Hayslocked

(1897–1943)
  • Michael Jones

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Heward, Leslie Hays (1897–1943), composer and conductor, was born in Littletown, Liversedge, Yorkshire, on 8 December 1897, the son of Henry Heward, railway porter, and Amy, née Hays. He was playing the piano by the age of two, the organ at four, and at eight he played the organ accompaniment for a performance of ...

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