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Peter Maxwell Davies
Monday, March 14, 2016 - Sir Peter Maxwell Davies CH CBE (1934-2016)
It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies at the age of 81. One of the foremost composers of our time,...
Friday, February 19, 2016 - Sir Peter Maxwell Davies awarded the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal
One of classical music’s highest honours, the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal, has been awarded to composer Sir Peter Maxwell Davies....
Monday, June 08, 2015 - Southbank Sky Arts Awards success for King Charles III and Lest We Forget
Two stage works with incidental music composed by Chester Music composer Jocelyn Pook received top recognition from the Southbank Sky Arts...
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - BBC Proms 2014
The complete programme listings for the 120th season of the BBC Proms were announced on April 24, and this year’s festival features a whole...
Friday, January 03, 2014 - Peter Maxwell Davies – 80 in 2014
Peter Maxwell Davies, Master of the Queen’s Music, will celebrate his 80th Birthday in September 2014. This offers an ideal opportunity to...
Thursday, January 02, 2014 - Sir Peter Maxwell Davies New Year Honour
Sir Peter Maxwell Davies has been made a Member of the Order of the Companions of Honour (CH) in the New Year 2014 Honours List.The Order of...
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - New Peter Maxwell Davies CD
Naxos has just launched another disc in the series of music by Peter Maxwell Davies. The main work is the Strathclyde Concerto No.2 for...
Thursday, October 11, 2012 - The Lighthouse by Maxwell Davies is now touring
Peter Maxwell Davies' most frequently performed opera, The Lighthouse, is now touring around the UK with English Touring...
Thursday, June 07, 2012 - Maxwell Davies - world premiere of Symphony No 9
On June 9, Peter Maxwell Davies’s Symphony No 9 will receive its world premiere from the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted...
Monday, April 02, 2012 - Naxos re-releases 17 Maxwell Davies recordings
This spring marks the availability of a collection of music by Peter Maxwell Davies, re-released by Naxos. This comes in the form of a...