Ivy Benson

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        b. 1913, Holbeck, Leeds, Yorkshire, England, d. 6 May 1993, Clacton, Essex, England. An accomplished musician on piano, electric organ, clarinet and saxophone, Benson was the leader of a renowned all-female orchestra. Her father played several instruments in ensembles as varied as the Leeds Symphony Orchestra, theatre pit bands, and a comedy outfit, the Ten Loonies. Under his tuition, Ivy played the piano from the age of five, and, by the time she was nine, was performing on BBC... Read more

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