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United Kingdom, 1943
neo-romantic composer

Robin Holloway

Robin Holloway is a composer. He studied English and music at King’s College in Cambridge, and followed composition classes with Alexander Goehr. His many works are considered neo-romantic. Holloway began teaching music at Cambridge in 1974, becoming a Professor of Music Composition in 2001 and remaining there until his retirement in 2011. Between 1988 and 2010, Holloway was a columnist for the Spectator. His columns were collected in On Music: Essays and Diversions 1963-2003 (2003) and Essays and Diversions II (2008).

Published in

Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 29

De queeste van het leven Deel I. Liefde en dood

Speaker at


Part I. Love and Death

The Quest for Life

4 February 2001 9.30 - 20.00 Tilburg University