Although mainly a choral composer, LeLacheur also completed Sonata da chiesa (1957) for the carillonneur Robert Donnell. Songs and choral pieces, published by Canadian Music Sales, Leeds, Harris, Chappell, and Archambault, include 'Forever England' (1940, performed by the Toronto Mendelssohn Choir) and 'Centennial Hymn' (1967). He wrote two recitations for Anna Russell. His choral works were performed by the Rex LeLacheur Singers (1956-84), a 50-voice mixed choir which recorded parts 3 and 4 of his cantata The Resurrection and the Ascension (Q63-1163).
Author Fred Foran
Thistle, Lauretta. 'Ottawa composer writes official centennial hymn,' CanComp, 15, Feb 1967
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