Hamilton Harty

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Herbert Hamilton Harty had a successful career in more than just one musical arena. He was a church organist, composer, conductor, and piano accompanist, with all of his efforts being well-respected by…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Danny Boy (Londonderry Air) 1924 Miscellaneous (Classical) Vocal Music
An Irish Symphony 1904 Symphony
With the Wild Geese for orchestra Orchestral
In Ireland, fantasy for flute, harp & orchestra 1935 Concerto
In Ireland, fantasy for flute & piano 1915 Chamber Music
A Comedy Overture, for orchestra 1906 Orchestral
Piano Concerto in B minor Concerto
A John Field Suite, for orchestra Orchestral
Lullaby ("I'll set you aswing in a purple bell"), for voice & piano Vocal Music
Ode to a Nightingale for soprano & orchestra Vocal Music
Violin Concerto in D minor 1908 Concerto
Variations on a Dublin Air for violin & orchestra 1912 Concerto
Fair Day, for orchestra Orchestral
Children of Lir for soprano & orchestra 1938 Vocal Music
Suite from Handel's Water Music Orchestral
String Quartet No. 2 in A minor, Op. 5 1902 Chamber Music
Piano Quintet in F major, Op. 12 1904 Chamber Music
String Quartet No. 1 in F major, Op. 1 1900 Chamber Music
The Stranger's Grave, song for voice & piano Vocal Music
Fantasy for 2 pianos in D major/ D minor, Op. 6 Keyboard
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