John Hawkins (Canadian Composer)

John Hawkins (Canadian Composer)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Hawkins was a Canadian composer, conductor, music educator, and pianist. He notably won the 2nd-century Week Composition Competition in 1967 for his Eight Movements for Flute and Clarinet and received the Jules L ger Prize in 1983 for Breaking Through which was commissioned by ARRAYMUSIC. In 1971 he helped found the New Music Concerts in Toronto, and was frequent performer there during his lifetime. He also frequently performed in concerts presented by the Soci t de musique contemporaine du Qu bec, notably appearing as a soloist on the organization's recording of Jacques H tu's Cycle. Hawkins began his professional education at the Conservatoire de musique du Qu bec Qu bec where he was a pupil of Lubka Kolessa. He transferred to McGill University in 1965 where he went on to earn a Bachelor of Music, a Concert Diploma, and a Master of Musicshow more

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  • Paperback | 40 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 73g
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  • United States
  • English
  • 6136519607
  • 9786136519609