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William Alwyn (1905 - 1985) was one of our finest composers with a wealth of repertoire from orchestral to film scores, ensemble to choral.

NEW RECORDING OF ALWYN EARLY STRING QUARTETS NOS. 6-9 PLUS SEVEN IRISH TUNES PERFORMED BY THE VILLIERS QUARTET TO BE RELEASED ON THE LYRITA LABEL, CATALOGUE NUMBER SRCD386 IN MARCH 2020. THESE ARE WORLD PREMIERE RECORDINGS. AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER FROM THE FOLLOWING LINK: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Alwyn-Early-String-Quartets-Nos/dp/B082JQ3D5D/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=srcd386&qid=1580835335&sr=8-1