"Ophelia" (1900), pastel on paper mounted on board, 50.5 x 67.3 cm, of the painter Odilon Redon, contemporary of Bainton (The Woodner Collection, New York)

Edgar Bainton

Edgar Bainton


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Edgar (Leslie) Bainton was born in Londra on the 14th February 1880, the same year of the composers Ascher, Barilli, Bleyle, Bloch, Casimiri, Charpentier, Delcroix, Guarnieri, Inghelbrecht, Istel, Karel, La Rotella, Luna y Carné, Pahissa, Pizzetti, Pratella, Randegger, Rogatis, Stolz, Szirmai, Uribe Holguín. He died in Sydney on the 8th December 1956

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"Walookie the Bear" has been represented in 1912

"Oithona" was performed on the 11th of August 1915 in Glastonbury

"The Crier by Night", in 1 Act on the libretto of Gordon Bottomley, was performed in 1919

"The Pearl Tree", in 2 Acts on the libretto of Robert Trevelyn, was performed on the 20th of May 1944 in Sydney


"Summer", published in 1924, text of Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

"The cloud" (I bring fresh showers for the thirsting flowers), published in 1912, text of Percy Bysshe Shelley (1792-1822)

"To the Children" (Come to me, O ye children!), published in 1923, text of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882)


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