Nicholas Payne

(b. 1945)

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(b Bromley, 1945).

Eng. opera administrator. Worked in finance dept., CG, 1968–70. Subsidy Officer, Arts Council, 1970–6. Financial controller, WNO, 1976–82. Gen. admin., Opera North 1982–93. Dir. of opera, CG, 1993–8. Gen. dir. ENO 1998–2002. Dir. Eur. Opera from 2003.

Subjects: Music.

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