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Alexander Shelley
Conductor
Sophie Yates
Performer
Barney Childs
Barney Childs (February 13, 1926 – January 11, 2000) was an American composer and teacher. Born in Spokane, Washington, he taught and composed avant-garde music and literature at universities in the United States and United Kin...
Author
Jane Glover
Jane Glover CBE (born 13 May 1949) is a British-born conductor and music scholar.
Conductor
Elisabeth Lutyens
(Agnes) Elisabeth Lutyens, CBE (9 July 1906 – 14 April 1983) was an English composer.
Composer
Paul Kletzki
Paul Kletzki (21 March 1900 - 5 March 1973) was a Polish conductor and composer. Born Paweł Klecki in Łódź, Poland, Died in Liverpool, United Kingdom. He later adopted the German spelling Paul Kletzki. He joined its Philharmoni...
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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.
Composer
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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William Byrd
William Byrd (/bɜːrd/; birth date variously given as c.1539/40 or 1543 – 4 July 1623, was an English composer of the Renaissance. He wrote in many of the forms current in England at the time, including various types of sacred ...
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Sir John Goss
Sir John Goss (27 December 1800 – 10 May 1880) was an English organist, composer and teacher. Born to a musical family, Goss was a boy chorister of the Chapel Royal, London, and later a pupil of Thomas Attwood, organist ...
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Colin Davis
Sir Colin Rex Davis (25 September 1927 – 14 April 2013) was an English conductor, known for his association with the London Symphony Orchestra, having first conducted it in 1959. His repertoire was broad, but among the composer...
Conductor
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...
Composer
Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Denis Rattle (born 19 January 1955) is an English conductor. He rose to international prominence during the 1980s and 1990s, while Music Director of the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (1980–98). Rattle has been...
Conductor
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.
Composer
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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Elisabetta de Gambarini
Elisabetta de Gambarini (September 7, 1731 – February 9, 1765) was an English composer, mezzo-soprano, organist, harpsichordist, pianist, orchestra conductor and painter of the 18th century. Elisabetta's music is considered lat...
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Alejandro Viñao
Alejandro Viñao (born September 4, 1951) is an Argentinian composer currently living in the United Kingdom. Viñao studied musical composition in Buenos Aires with the composer Jacobo Ficher. In 1976 he was awarded a British Cou...
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Arlene Sierra
Arlene Sierra (born June 1, 1970, in Miami) is an American composer of contemporary classical music, working in London, United Kingdom. She studied at Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, Yale University School of Music and t...
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John Carmichael
John Carmichael OAM (born 5 October 1930) is an Australian pianist, composer and music therapist who has long been resident in the United Kingdom. One of his best known works is the Concierto folklorico for piano and string orc...
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Harry Dexter
Harry Dexter (1910–1973) was an English music critic and a composer of light music best known for his "Siciliano" of 1953. He was born in Sheffield and obtained a Bachelor of Music degree at Durham University.
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