Sally BEAMISH

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1956-08-26
Education Camden Sch for Girls, Trinity Coll of Music (jr), RNCM
Publications N/A
Recreations painting, writing
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Style Dr Sally Beamish
Career composer; studied under Anthony Gilbert and Sir Lennox Berkeley; viola: Raphael Ensemble, London Sinfonietta, Lontano; artistic dir and co-fndr Chamber Group of Scotland 1991-; co-host composers' course: Scottish Chamber Orch Hoy (with Sir Peter Maxwell Davies) 1994 & 1995, St Magnus Composers' Course (with Alasdair Nicholson) 2007; composer in residence Swedish and Scottish Chamber Orchs 1998-2002; appearances on: BBC Radio 3, BBC TV, Scottish TV, Channel 4; works incl: Symphony no 1 1992, Tam Lin for oboe and orch 1993, Concerto for violin and orch 1994, Concerto no 1 for Viola and Orchestra (premiered BBC Proms) 1995, Concerto River for cello and orchestra 1997, Symphony No 2 1998, recordings 971, 1161, 1171, 1511 (BIS label), BBC Proms cmmn Knotgrass Elegy 2001, Viola Concerto no 2 2001 various film and TV scores; opera: Monster 2002; stage musical: Shenachie 2006; Arts Cncl Composer's Bursary 1989, Paul Hamlyn Award 1993, Scottish Arts Cncl Bursary 1999, Creative Scotland Award 2000; Hon Doctorate Univ of Glasgow 2001; memb: Performing Rights Soc, APC, RSM, MCPS
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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