Retired Generals John Gowans & John Larsson.
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To many salvationists, the names of Gowans & Larsson mean musicals. From 1967 to 1990, John Gowans and John Larsson wrote and composed 10 musicals together!. These musicals have become famous and many of the songs included have found their way into different song books published by The Salvation Army.
To read an extensive account of how it all began & information on the first musical, click below on "Take Over Bid"
The musicals were:
All files are encoded in Real Player format:
Just click on the song title to hear it!
Where songs have been published in the Salvation Army Songbook/Happiness & Harmony-lyrics have been included
Gowans And Larsson Specials Website
Music inspired by the musicals!
A Selection of Youtube videos of music arrangements
Ian's Regal Zonophone Website.
This website has several LP recordings made over the years available to listen to
Youth Year Brochure & Soundbite
A Letter From General Gowans
Some miscellaneous photos can be found here:
Misc Photo Page
I hope that I will be able to put as much information on this site as possible. Stay tuned!
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