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Christopher David Wiggins
1956 -
Great Britain, England
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Chr.D. Wiggins
Christopher (David) Wiggins (01/02/1956), an English composer and teacher; born in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England. Wiggins studied at the Universities of Liverpool, Leeds (Bretton Hall College), London (Goldsmiths College) and Surrey, specialising in composition. He was awarded the Allsop Prize for composition (Liverpool) in 1977 and the Wangford Composers' Prize in 1991. His music has been performed in over 30 countries worldwide and broadcast in five. His output includes choral, orchestral, chamber (including three String Quartets, Opp. 1, 89 & 106), solo and educational pieces. A sizeable proportion of his output (over 30 pieces) is for horn/horn ensemble and these pieces have been extensively performed, particularly in the USA. His music is published in the UK, the USA and the Netherlands.
Requiem
Period:Modernism
Requiem for mixed voices and orchestra.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003
Requiem
Period:Modernism
Composed in:1975
Requiem, Op.3 (1973/1975), for SATB choir, brass, organ and strings.
Source:Robert Chase, Dies Irae: A Guide to Requiem Music, Scarecrow Press, Inc. 2003