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Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872–1958)

Dr. Ralph Vaughan Williams was perhaps the most important English composer of the 20th Century. His influence on the development of 20th Century music was immense. Benjamin Britten and numerous film composers (Jerry Goldsmith, etc.) owe a lot to him. He created a truly contemporary idiom whose roots reached back to Tudor times and folk music. He ... See full bio »

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(age 85) in London, England, UK

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Ed Wood
Ed Wood Soundtrack
(1994)
Man on Wire
Man on Wire Soundtrack
(2008)
Eat Drink Man Woman
Eat Drink Man Woman Soundtrack
(1994)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (3 credits)
 2017 Miyazaki Dreams of Flying (Video documentary short) (music)
 2013 New World Symphony Wallcast Tm Concert 4 (Video documentary) (stock music)
 1952-1961 Billy Bunter of Greyfriars School (TV Series) (composer - 51 episodes)
- Bunter Goes to Nice (1961) ... (composer: theme music "Sea Songs: Portsmouth" - uncredited)
- Bunter Goes to Naples (1961) ... (composer: theme music "Sea Songs: Portsmouth" - uncredited)
- Bunter Goes to Venice (1961) ... (composer: theme music "Sea Songs: Portsmouth" - uncredited)
- Bunter Goes to Cairo (1961) ... (composer: theme music "Sea Songs: Portsmouth" - uncredited)
- Stowaway Bunter (1961) ... (composer: theme music "Sea Songs: Portsmouth" - uncredited)
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Other Works:

1958 Symphony No. 9 (E minor) See more »

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Alternate Names:

R. Vaughan Williams | Vaughan Williams
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He allegedly declined Knight Bachelor of the Order of the British Empire in the King's Honours List but later accepted the Order of Merit in the 1935 King's Honours List for his services to music. See more »

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Libra

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