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Constant Lambert

Person  Male  Born 23/8/1905  Died 21/8/1951

Categories: Music / songs

Composer. Born and died in London. Brother of the sculptor Maurice Lambert. Heavy drinker. Co-founder of the Sadler's Wells Ballet with Ninette de Valois and Frederick Ashton. Had an affair with Margot Fonteyn, 1937-47, which ended badly, for her. Father of Kit Lambert the first manager of the Who.

His friend, Anthony Powell, based Hugh Moreland, one of the characters in 'A Dance to the Music of Time' on Lambert.

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English Heritage Constant Lambert, 1905 - 1951, composer, lived here, 1947 -...

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