Harrison Birtwistle

Harrison Birtwistle, 2008

Harrison Birtwistle (Accrington, Lancashire, 15 july 1934) is in Ingelsk komponist.

Birtwistle syn komponearstyl is frijwat kompleks en nijmoadrich. Syn iere wurken binne beynfloede troch Igor Strawinsky en Olivier Messiaen.

Komposysjes (in kar)Bewurkje

  • Orkestwurken
    • The Triumph of Time (1971)
    • Earth Dances (1986)
  • Opera
    • Punch and Judy (1967)
    • The Mask of Orpheus (1984, 1987 kroand mei de Grawemeyer Award)
    • Gawain (1990)
    • Die zweite Mrs. Kong' (1994)
    • The Last Supper (2000)
  • Oar wurk
    • Refrains and Choruses (Blaasquintett, 1957)
    • Harrison's Clocks (Stik foar piano, 1998)

LiteratuerBewurkje

  • Adlington, R., The Music of Harrison Birtwistle (CUP, 2000)
  • Cross, J., Harrison Birtwistle: Man, Mind, Music (Faber & Faber, 2000)
  • Hall, M., Harrison Birtwistle (Robson Books, 1984)
  • Hall, M., Harrison Birtwistle in Recent Years (Robson Books, 1998)

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