Dorothy Howell

(1898—1982) composer and pianist

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(b Handsworth, 1898; d Worcester, 1982). Eng. composer and pianist. Prof. of harmony and comp. RAM 1924–70. Comp. incl. sym.-poem Lamia (1919); Koong Shee, orch. (1921); pf. conc. (1923); ov. The Rock (1928); chamber mus.; masses; and songs.

From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Music.