Colin Herbert MATTHEWS

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1946-02-13
Education Univ of Nottingham (BA, MPhil), Univ of Sussex (DPhil)
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Style Dr Colin Matthews, OBE
Career composer; lectr Univ of Sussex 1971-72 and 1976-77; more than 100 compositions since 1968 incl: orchestral Fourth Sonata 1974, Night Music 1977, Landscape 1981, Cello Concerto 1984, Monody 1987, Cortège 1989, Broken Symmetry 1991, Memorial 1993, Cello Concerto No 2 1996, Renewal 1996, Unfolded Order 1999, Aftertones 2000, Pluto 2000, Continuum 2000, Horn Concerto 2001, Reflected Images 2003, Berceuse for Dresden 2005, Turning Point 2006, 24 Debussy Preludes 2006, Alphabicycle order 2007, Violin Concerto 2009, No Man's Land 2011, Grand Barcarolle 2011, String Quartet 4 2012, Traces Remain 2013; assoc composer: London Symphony Orch 1991-99, Hallé Orch 2001-10 (composer emeritus 2011-); Prince Consort prof of composition Royal Coll of Music 2001-; S Nat Orch Ian Whyte Award 1975, Park Lane Gp Composer Award 1983, Royal Philharmonic Soc Award 1996, Br Composer Award 2012 and 2013; dir Holst Estate and Fndn 1973-, memb Cncl and Exec Soc for Promotion of New Music 1981-93 and 1994-2002, tstee and music dir Britten Pears Fndn and exec dir Britten Estate 1983-99 (chm 2000-), memb Exec Cncl Aldeburgh Fndn 1984-93, patron Musicians against Nuclear Arms 1986-, fndr NMC Recordings 1988-, dir Performing Right Soc 1992-95, govr RNCM 2000-08, memb Cncl and Exec Royal Philharmonic Soc 2005-; distinguished visiting fell Univ of Manchester 2001-, visiting prof Univ of Nottingham; Hon DMus Univ of Nottingham 1998; FRNCM, FRCM, Hon RAM
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