Rupert Bawden

(b. 1958)

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(b London, 1958).

Eng. composer and conductor. Played vn. and va. in London Sinfonietta and English Concert. Cond. début, Aldeburgh Fest. 1986. Works incl.: The Angel and the Ship of Death, for 13 players (1983, rev. 1987); 7 Songs from the House of Sand, brass quintet (1985); Le Livre de Fauvel, sop., mez., and 18 players (1986); Dramatic Cantata on Legend of Apollo and Daphne, for vn., vc., and 13 players (1989); Ultima Scena, for chamber ens. (1989); Wanderjahr, ens. (1990); Three Pictures, sop., 2 cl./vn., va., vc., db. (1992); Two Studies, orch. (1994); The Sailor's Tale, chamber opera (2002).

Subjects: Music.

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