John Nicholson Ireland (13 August 1879 – 12 June 1962) was an English composer and teacher of music. The majority of his output consists of piano miniatures and of songs with piano. His best-known works include the short instrumental or orchestral work "The Holy Boy", a setting of the poem "Sea-Fever" by John Masefield, a formerly much-played Piano Concerto, the hymn tune Love Unknown and the choral motet "Greater Love Hath No Man".
Birth and Death Data: Born August 13th, 1879 (Bowdon), Died May 12th, 1962 (West Sussex)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BSHQ-73076||10-in.||7/7/1932||Sea fever||Conrad Thibault ; Theodore Walstrum||Baritone vocal solo, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ireland, John," accessed September 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102947.
Ireland, John. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102947.
"Ireland, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 September 2021.
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