Seeking Shostakovich (Introduction)
Composer Dmitri Shostakovich and his music lie buried beneath such an insurmountable heap of words, it seems ridiculous to add even one more. Yet here I am, in true Prufrockian spirit, insisting on…
Carl Davis : Pride and Prejudice, Suite from music for the television series (1995)
I. Meet the FamilyII. Canon Collins and Lady Catherine de BourghIII. Elizabeth and Mr. Darcy.Performed by the Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Carl Davis.
George Butterworth, British composer and folk music collector, c1910. Artist: Unknown Stock Photo - Alamy
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The idea of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts was initiated in 1962 by Vittorio Giannini, the School's founder and first President, a leading American Composer and teacher of Composition at Juilliard, Curtis and Manhattan.
George Butterworth (1885-1916)
One of the most promising composers of his generation, best known for 'The Banks of Green Willow', Butterworth served as a platoon leader. He was shot by a sniper during the battle of the Somme. His body was never recovered.