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Drummond, William Henry

William Henry Drummond, 1854–1907, Canadian poet, b. Ireland. For several years he worked and practiced medicine in frontier Canadian communities. There he came to know the French Canadians, whom he celebrated in his best poems, using their dialect of English. His published volumes include The Habitant (1897), Johnnie Courteau (1901), The Voyageur (1905), and his complete Poetical Works (1912).

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Drummond, (Sir) John

Drummond, (Sir) John ( Richard Gray) (b London, 1934). Eng. administrator and producer. Worked as writer, producer, and ed. for BBC radio and TV, 1958–78. Dir., Edinburgh Fest. 1978–83. Controller, BBC Music from 1985, Radio 3 1987–91. Art. dir. European Arts Fest. 1991–3. Dir., Henry Wood Prom. Concerts 1992–5. CBE 1993. Knighted 1995.

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