The Great War′s heavy toll on musicians | Music | DW.COM | 08.08.2014

The Great War′s heavy toll on musicians | Music | DW.COM | 08.08.2014

Most Europeans thought the First World War couldnt last for very long. Young musicians and composers were also among those who volunteered to head to the front in 1914. Many would never return home.

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