Vaughan Williams
biographical name Ralph 1872-1958 English composer

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  • Vaughan Williams —   [vɔːn wɪljəmz], Ralph, englischer Komponist, * Down Ampney (County Gloucestershire) 12. 10. 1872, ✝ London 26. 8. 1958; studierte in Cambridge und am Royal College of Music in London, wurde dort 1919 Kompositionslehrer, war 1920 28 Leiter des… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Vaughan Williams — Vaughan Williams, Ralph …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vaughan Williams — [vôn wil′yəmz] Ralph [rāf] 1872 1958; Eng. composer …   English World dictionary

  • Vaughan Williams — Ralph Vaughan Williams, Portrait von Glyn Warren Philpot Ralph Vaughan Williams. Ralph Vaughan Williams (* 12. Okt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vaughan Williams — Ralph Vaughan Williams Pour les articles homonymes, voir Williams. Statue de Ralph Vaughan Williams dans la ville de Dorking (Royaume Uni). Ralph Vaughan Williams est un compositeur britannique né le …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vaughan williams — Ralph Vaughan Williams Pour les articles homonymes, voir Williams. Statue de Ralph Vaughan Williams dans la ville de Dorking (Royaume Uni). Ralph Vaughan Williams est un compositeur britannique né le …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vaughan Williams — noun English composer influenced by folk tunes and music of the Tudor period (1872 1958) • Syn: ↑Ralph Vaughan Williams • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vaughan Williams — Vaughan Wil|liams, Ralph (1872 1958) a British ↑composer who collected English ↑folk music and used it in his work. He is best known for his Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, his ↑violin music The Lark Ascending, and his symphonies …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Vaughan Williams — Vaughan Wil′liams n. big Ralph usu. [[t]reɪf[/t]] 1872–1958, English composer …   From formal English to slang

  • Vaughan Williams — Vaughan Wil|li|ams [vɔ:n wɪljəmz], Ralph (englischer Komponist) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

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