Thomas Eastwood


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(b Hawley, Hants, 1922; d 1999).

Eng. composer. Worked for Brit. Council in Ankara 1948–51, and Berlin 1951–4. On council of SPNM 1959–70. Art. dir. Andover Fest. 1985–6. Mus. dir. Latin‐Amer. Arts Assoc. 1986. Works incl. 3 operas (one of them Christopher Sly, 1950); cantatas; chamber mus.; songs; and incidental mus. for plays incl. John Osborne's Look Back in Anger (1956). Made new realization of Love in a Village for BBC (1964).

Subjects: Music.

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