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Peter Maxwell Davies, Former Master of the Queen's Music, Dies Aged 81 >>

English composer and conductor Sir Peter Maxwell Davies died on Monday at 81. The prolific musician was formerly a conductor with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and "Master of the Queen's Music."

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Sir Peter Maxwell Davies Receives Companion of Honor from Queen Elizabeth II, Celebrates 80th Birthday with BBC Proms >>

On the heels of his Companion of Honor citation, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies will celebrate his 80th birthday with performances of Linguae Ignis, Revelation and Fall and A Mirror of Whitening Light as part of the BBC Proms.

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