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Nicholas Maw
John Nicholas Maw (5 November 1935 – 19 May 2009) was a British composer.
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Thomas Adès
Thomas Adès (born 1 March 1971) is a British composer, pianist and conductor.
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Elisabeth Lutyens
(Agnes) Elisabeth Lutyens, CBE (9 July 1906 – 14 April 1983) was an English composer.
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Alan Bush
Alan Dudley Bush (22 December 1900 – 31 October 1995) was a British composer and pianist. He was a committed communist, and politics sometimes provided central themes in his music.
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Benjamin Britten
Benjamin Britten was an English composer, conductor and pianist. He was a central figure of 20th-century British classical music, with a range of works including opera, other vocal music, orchestral and chamber pieces.
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Geoffrey Grey
Geoffrey Grey (born September 26, 1934) is a British classical composer.
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John Foulds
John Herbert Foulds (/foʊldz/; 2 November 1880 – 25 April 1939) was a British composer of classical music. He was largely self-taught as a composer, and belongs to the figures of the "British Musical Renaissance". A successful ...
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Rebecca Clarke
Rebecca Clarke (27 August 1886 – 13 October 1979) was an English classical composer and violist best known for her chamber music featuring the viola. She was born in Harrow and studied at the Royal Academy of Music and Royal ...
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Shiori Usui
Originally from Japan, Shiori is a BBC Proms commissioned composer, improving musician, music animateur, and teacher based in Scotland, UK. The Times newspaper described her as a composer with “entirely individual ears” after t...
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Matthew Locke
Matthew Locke (c. 1621 – August 1677) was an English Baroque composer and music theorist.
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Granville Bantock
Sir Granville Ransome Bantock (7 August 1868 – 16 October 1946) was a British composer of classical music.
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William Hayes
William Hayes (26 January 1708 (baptised) – 27 July 1777) was an English composer, organist, singer and conductor.
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Patrick Hawes
Patrick Hawes (born 1958) is a British composer, conductor, organist and pianist.
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Oliver Knussen
(Stuart) Oliver Knussen CBE (12 June 1952 - 9 July 2018) was a British composer and conductor.
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Giles Swayne
Giles Oliver Cairnes Swayne (born Hertfordshire, 30 June 1946) is a British composer.
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Joseph Holbrooke
Joseph Charles Holbrooke (5 July 1878 – 5 August 1958) was an English composer, conductor, and pianist.
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Thomas Tallis
Thomas Tallis (c. 1505 – 23 November [O.S. 11 November] 1585) was an English composer who occupies a primary place in anthologies of English choral music, and is considered one of England's greatest composers. He is honoured fo...
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Geoffrey Burgon
Geoffrey Alan Burgon (15 July 1941 – 21 September 2010) was a British composer best known for his television and film scores. Among his most recognisable works are Monty Python's Life of Brian for film, and Tinker Tailor Soldie...
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Edward Elgar
Sir Edward William Elgar was an English composer, many of whose works have entered the British and international classical concert repertoire. Among his best-known compositions are orchestral works including the Enigma Variatio...
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Thea Musgrave
Thea Musgrave CBE (born 27 May 1928) is a Scottish composer of opera and classical music. She has lived in the United States since 1972.
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