Edwin Carr

Biography

Born: August 10, 1926; Auckland, New Zealand   Died: March 27, 2003  
Carr studied at Auckland University as well as at the GSM in London and with Orff at the Munich Hochschule für Musik. He has won many prizes, including first prize at the Auckland Festival for the overture Mardi Gras and the Harriet Cohen International Music Award. A commission from the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation resulted in his Piano Concerto. After 1961, Carr exclusively composed with twelve-tone serial methods. Carr studied at Auckland University as well as at the GSM in London and with Orff at the Munich Hochschule für Musik. He has won many prizes, including first prize at the Auckland Festival for the overture Mardi Gras and the Harriet Cohen International Music Award. A commission from the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation resulted in his Piano Concerto. After 1961, Carr exclusively composed with twelve-tone serial methods. Read less
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    The Oboe D'amore Collection Vol.2
    Label: Amoris International   Catalog: 5637427672 Release Date: 06/04/2002   Number of Discs: 1
    Composer:  John McCabe,  Wilfred Josephs,  John Rushby-Smith,  Edwin Carr  ... 
    Performer:  Jennifer Paull
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