Ralph Vaughan Williams

1872—1958

Ralph Vaughan Williams OM (/ˈreɪf ˌvɔːn ˈwɪljəmz/ 12 October 1872 – 26 August 1958) was an English composer and folk song collector. His works include operas, ballets, chamber music, secular and religious vocal pieces and orchestral compositions including nine symphonies, ...