Graham Whettam


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(b Swindon, 1927; d Woolaston, 2007).

Eng. composer. First professional perf. of his work 1950; ob. conc. at Proms 1953. Chairman, Composers' Guild 1971, being specially concerned with matters of copyright. Gregynog Arts Fellowship 1978. Chairman, Composers' Guild of GB 1971 and 1983–6. Pubd. own comps. from 1970s. Several early works withdrawn and disowned. Many works f.p. abroad.

Subjects: Music.

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