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Humphrey Searle
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Born in Oxford, Oxfordshire
Born on 26th of August 1915
Died on 12th of May 1982

Born 1915. Died 1982 - English composer.

Studied at Royal of Music and in Vienna. Composed five symphonies, two piano concertos, three operas, orchestral works and a trilogy of works for speaker, chorus and orchestra.

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