Thomas Joseph Edmund ADÈS

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1971-03-01
Education Univ Coll Sch, Guildhall Sch of Music, King's Coll Cambridge, St John's Coll Cambridge
Publications N/A
Recreations N/A
Clubs Black's
Style Thomas Adès
Career composer, pianist, conductor; composer-in-residence Hallé Orch 1993-95, fell commoner in creative arts Trinity Coll Cambridge 1995-97, Benjamin Britten prof of music RAM 1997-2000, music dir Birmingham Contemporary Music Gp 1998-2001, artistic dir Aldeburgh Festival 1999-2008, composer in residence Ojai Festival Calif 2000; subject of retrospective festival Barbican London 2007; several CD releases of performances and compositions; Editor's Choice Gramophone Award 1998, Munich Ernst von Siemens Prize for Young Composers 1999, Grawemeyer Award 2000; Hon Dr Univ of Essex 2004; hon FGS; >ir< Five Eliot Landscapes 1990, O thou who didst with pitfall and gin (choral) 1990, Chamber Symphony 1990, Catch (chamber ensemble) 1991, Still Sorrowing (piano) 1991-92, Under Hamelin Hill (chamber organ) 1992, Fool's Rhymes (choral) 1992, ...but all shall be well (orchestral) 1993, Sonata da Caccia (chamber ensemble) 1993, Life Story (soprano and chamber ensemble) 1993, Living Toys (chamber ensemble) 1993 (Paris Int Rostrum of Composers 1994), Arcadiana (string quartet) 1994 (Elise L Stoeger Prize 1998, Salzburg Easter Festival Composition Prize 1999), The Origin of the Harp (chamber ensemble) 1994, Les baricades mistérieuses (chamber ensemble) 1994, Powder Her Face (chamber opera) 1995, Traced Overhead (piano) 1996, These Premises are Alarmed (orchestral) 1996, Asyla (orchestral) 1997 (Royal Philharmonic Society Prize 1997, Grawemeyer Prize 2000), Concerto Conciso (piano and chamber ensemble) 1997-98, America (mezzo-soprano, orchestra, and chorus) 1998-99, Piano Quintet 2000, Brahms (baritone and orchestra) 2001, The Tempest (opera) 2003-04 (Royal Philharmonic Soc Prize 2004), Concentric Paths (violin concerto) 2005, Three Studies from Couperin (chamber orchestra) 2006, Tevot 2007 (Royal Philharmonic Soc Prize 2007), In Seven Days (piano concerto with moving image) 2008, Lieux Retrouvés (cello and piano) 2009
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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