Clara Beck (1860-)
Last updated: 26.04.24
Clara Beck gets a mention for singing the song that became the most famous recruiting song of them all I'll Make a Man of You (1914 - words Arthur Wimperis; music: Heinrich Finck). She performed it when in the cast of The Passing Show (1914) at the Palace Theatre, London.
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     Title Attribution Remarks
       
  I'll Make a Man of You Herman Finck (music)
Arthur Wimperis (words)
Clara Beck (perf.)
Gwendoline Brogden (perf.)
 
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     Title Composer Attribution Items
         
perf15.jpg I'll Make a Man of You (1914) Herman Finck Arthur Wimperis (words)