Joseph HOROVITZ

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1926-05-26
Education City of Oxford HS, New Coll Oxford (MA, BMus)
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Recreations books
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Style Joseph Horovitz, Esq
Career WWII Army Educn Corps 1943-44; music dir Bristol Old Vic 1949-51, conductor Ballets Russes 1952, music staff Glyndebourne Opera 1956, prof of composition RCM 1961-, dir Performing Rights Soc 1969-96, pres Conseil International des Auteurs de Musique 1981-89; compositions incl: 12 ballets incl Alice in Wonderland, Ninotchka (opera), two one act operas, five string quartets, eleven concertos, works for orchestra, brass band, wind band and choirs incl Capt Noah and his Floating Zoo; Son et Lumière incl: St Paul's Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral, Royal Pavilion Brighton, Chartwell, Bodiam Castle, English Harbour Antigua; numerous TV scores incl: Search for the Nile, Lillie, The Tempest, Twelfth Night, Agatha Christie Series, Dorothy L Sayers Series, Rumpole of the Bailey; memb: Royal Soc of Musicians 1968, Cncl Composers Guild of GB 1970-99; Cwlth Medal for Composition 1959, Ivor Novello Award 1976 and 1979, Nino Rota Prize Italy 2002, Cobbett Medal Worshipful Co of Musicians 2008; FRCM 1981; Gold Order of Merit of Vienna 1996, Cross of Honour for Science and Arts First Class Austria 2007
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Debrett's notebooks

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