John Metcalf

(b. 1946)

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(b Swansea, 1946).

Welsh composer. Assoc. art. dir. (from 1986) and comp.‐in‐residence (from 1991), Banff Centre, School of Fine Arts, Alberta. Works incl. operas The Journey (1981), Tornrak (1986–90), Chair in Love (2005); mus. th. The Crossing (1981); The Boundaries of Time, cantata (1985); hn. conc. (1972), cl. conc. (1982), Music of Changes, orch. (1981), Orchestral Variations (1990); pf. trio (1988); Museum of the Air, mez., orch. (1997); Paradise Haunts, vn., orch. (1998); Passus, orch. (2000); Mapping Wales, hp., str. (2001); Plain Chants, sop./mez., unacc. ch. (2001); Cello Sym., vc., orch. (2004); Line Dance, str. (2005); and songs.

Subjects: Music.

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