John McCABE

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1939-04-21
Education Liverpool Inst, Univ of Manchester (BMus), Royal Manchester Coll of Music (FRMCM), Hochschule für Musik Munich
Publications N/A
Recreations cinema, books, cricket, golf, (watching) snooker
Clubs N/A
Style John McCabe, Esq, CBE
Career composer and pianist; res pianist Univ Coll Cardiff 1965-68, freelance music critic 1966-71, dir London Coll Music 1983-90; writer of operas, ballets, symphonies, concertos, choral and keyboard works, TV and film music; cmmnd works incl: Symphony No 4 Of Time and the River (BBC Symphony Orch and Melbourne Symphony Orch) 1995, Edward II (Stuttgart Ballet) 1995, Arthur Pendragon and Le Morte d'Arthur (Birmingham Royal Ballet) 2000-01, Symphony on a Pavane (London Philharmonic) 2007, Labyrinth (symphony, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic) 2008, Horn Concerto (David Pyatt, BBC NOW) 2007, Cello Concerto (Truls Mørk, Halle) 2008; numerous recordings incl 12 CD set complete piano works of Haydn; pres: Inc Soc Musicians 1982-83, Br Music Soc; memb Hon Cncl of Mgmnt RPS 1983-86, chm Assoc Professional Composers 1985-86, memb Gen Cncl and Donations Ctee Performing Rights Soc 1985-88; vice-pres: Malvern Music Club, Luton Music Club; memb: Wigmore Hall Board 1987-90, Mechanical Copyright Protection Soc; Hon DPhil Thames Valley Univ, Hon DMus Univ of Liverpool 2006; FLCM, FRCM, Hon RAM, FRNCM 1986, FTCL 1989
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Debrett's notebooks

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