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date: 24 August 2019

Ley, Henry Georgelocked

(1887–1962)
  • Jeremy Dibble

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Ley, Henry George (1887–1962), organist and composer, was born on 30 December 1887, at Chagford, near Moretonhampstead, Devon, the eldest child of the Revd Gerald Lewis Henry Ley (1856–1910×12), rector of Chagford, and his wife, Beatrice Emma Hayter-Hames. After his musical talent was recognized by ...

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