2019 Composers

John Adams

Composer, conductor, and creative thinker – John Adams occupies a unique position in the world of American music. His works,

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James Cave

James Cave is a York-based composer and musician.  In 2015 he was Composer-in-Residence at the Banff Centre, and participated in the

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Stef Conner

Stef Conner (b. 1983) is a composer whose music forges channels of empathy between people separated by time, space and

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Philip Glass

Philip Glass has had an extraordinary and unprecedented impact upon the musical and intellectual life of his times

Hayley Jenkins

Born in Darlington, Hayley Jenkins began her musical career as a flautist playing in the District Wind Band and later

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David Lancaster

David Lancaster is a composer whose work has been performed, recorded and broadcast internationally. Originally from Wigan (Lancashire, UK), David

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Roger Marsh

Roger Marsh studied composition first in London with Ian Kellam, and later at the University of York with Bernard Rands. He

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Christopher O’Gorman

Christopher O’Gorman is an ensemble singer and a member of the Conductus trio with fellow tenors John Potter and Rogers

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Michael Parkin

Michael Parkin’s music has been broadcast and widely performed in Britain, Europe and the U.S. Prizes include the Yorkshire Arts

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