Category: WW1 poets

Ivor Gurney, poet of the Severn and the Somme

The Gloucestershire poet Ivor Gurney (1890-1937) was also a composer. This week, one of his hitherto unknown sonatas was released from the ¬†Gloucestershire Archives¬†for the first time. Gurney wrote the Violin Sonata in E-Flat Major on his return…