Book review: The Music of Peter Maxwell Davies

Book review: The Music of Peter Maxwell Davies

A disastrous Promenade Concert reception became a momentous turning point in the stormy life of composer, Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016). A dissatisfied part of the audience booed and walked out, during the premier performance of his large orchestral work, ‘Worldes...
The Cyril Scott Companion

The Cyril Scott Companion

Unity in DiversityEdited by Lewis Foeman, Desmond Scott, Leslie DeAthBoydell and Brewer£45 hardback, 722 pagesISBN-10: 1783272864 ISBN-13: 978-1783272860Preface – Desmond ScottForeword – Martyn Brabbins Boydell and Brewer’s catalogue includes an impressive...