John McCabe (2)

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John McCabe, CBE (born 21 April 1939, Huyton, Liverpool, Merseyside, England - died 13 February 2015) was an English composer and pianist.

As a pianist he recorded the complete piano sonatas of Joseph Haydn. He also composed for film and television including Hammer Horror films in the 1970's.

He was principal of the London College of Music (1983-1990) and visiting professor at the Royal Academy of Music and the universities of Cincinnati, USA and Melbourne, Australia, and in 1985 was artist in residence at the University of New England in New South Wales, Australia. He was chairman of the Association of Professional Composers and Incorporated Society of Musicians, involved with the Royal Philharmonic Society, Musicians Union and Performing Rights Society. A champion of British music, he was president of the British Music Society and the Friends of Alan Rawsthorne, and patron of the William Alwyn Foundation.
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SPLP 1235 John McCabe (2) - Symphony / Concerto For String Orchestra / Divertmento For String Orchestra album art McCabe* / Leighton* / Cruft* - John Snashall, London Philharmonic Orchestra* McCabe* / Leighton* / Cruft* - John Snashall, London Philharmonic Orchestra* - Symphony / Concerto For String Orchestra / Divertmento For String Orchestra (Album) Virtuoso Series SPLP 1235 Australia 1967 Sell This Version
H-71209 John McCabe (2) - Songs / Four Songs From The Japanese / Chuench'i (A Song Cycle From The Chinese) album art Charles Ives / Alexander Goehr / Gerard Schürmann* - Marni Nixon, John McCabe (2) Charles Ives / Alexander Goehr / Gerard Schürmann* - Marni Nixon, John McCabe (2) - Songs / Four Songs From The Japanese / Chuench'i (A Song Cycle From The Chinese) Nonesuch H-71209 US 1967 Sell This Version
GSGC 14987 Ifor James, John McCabe (2) Ifor James, John McCabe (2) - Horn Recital Pye Records GSGC 14987 UK 1968 Sell This Version
GSGC 14114 John McCabe (2) - Hallé Brass Consort album art Arnold* / Gregson* / Horowitz* / McCabe*, Hallé Brass Consort* Arnold* / Gregson* / Horowitz* / McCabe*, Hallé Brass Consort* - Hallé Brass Consort (Album) Pye Records GSGC 14114 UK 1968 Sell This Version
GSGC 14116, GSGC.14116 John McCabe (2) - Twentieth Century Piano Music album art John McCabe (2) Twentieth Century Piano Music Pye Golden Guinea Records, Pye Golden Guinea Records GSGC 14116, GSGC.14116 UK 1969 Sell This Version
EO 253 S John McCabe (2) - CONCERTINO for piano duet and orchestra  album art John McCabe (2), Phyllis Tate, Don Banks, Derek Bourgeois John McCabe (2), Phyllis Tate, Don Banks, Derek Bourgeois - CONCERTINO for piano duet and orchestra (LP, Album) Erase (2) EO 253 S UK 1969 Sell This Version
2530079 John McCabe (2) - Englische Gitarrenmusik album art Cutting*, Batchelar*, Robinson*, Dowland*, Camidge*, Duarte*, McCabe*, Musgrave* - Siegfried Behrend Cutting*, Batchelar*, Robinson*, Dowland*, Camidge*, Duarte*, McCabe*, Musgrave* - Siegfried Behrend - Englische Gitarrenmusik Deutsche Grammophon 2530079 UK 1971 Sell This Version
ECS 626 John McCabe (2) - Organ Music from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge  album art Edward Higginbottom, François Couperin, Dieterich Buxtehude, Johann Sebastian Bach, César Franck, Jean Langlais, John McCabe (2), Jehan Alain Edward Higginbottom, François Couperin, Dieterich Buxtehude, Johann Sebastian Bach, César Franck, Jean Langlais, John McCabe (2), Jehan Alain - Organ Music from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge (LP) Decca Eclipse ECS 626 UK 1972 Sell This Version
HQS 1301 John McCabe (2) - Piano Sonatas, No.6 In G Major, No.13 In E Major, No.52 In E Flat Major album art Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - Piano Sonatas, No.6 In G Major, No.13 In E Major, No.52 In E Flat Major (Album) EMI, His Master's Voice HQS 1301 UK 1973 Sell This Version
ASD 2904 John McCabe (2) - Notturni Ed Alba Symphony No. 2 album art Louis Frémaux, John McCabe (2), Jill Gomez, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Louis Frémaux, John McCabe (2), Jill Gomez, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra - Notturni Ed Alba Symphony No. 2(LP, Album) His Master's Voice ASD 2904 UK 1973 Sell This Version
GSGL 10510 John McCabe (2) - Capriccio Brilliant album art Besses O' Th' Barn band, John McCabe (2), Ivor James Besses O' Th' Barn band, John McCabe (2), Ivor James - Capriccio Brilliant(LP, Album) Pye Golden Guinea Records GSGL 10510 UK 1973 Sell This Version
SAGA 5387 John McCabe (2) - Piano Music By Erik Satie album art Erik Satie, John McCabe (2) Erik Satie, John McCabe (2) - Piano Music By Erik Satie (Album) Saga (5) SAGA 5387 UK 1974 Sell This Version
SDD 444 John McCabe (2) - Pastorale album art Holst* / Vaughan Williams* / Ireland* / Moeran* / Bax* / Warlock* / John McCabe (2) Holst* / Vaughan Williams* / Ireland* / Moeran* / Bax* / Warlock* / John McCabe (2) - Pastorale(LP, Album) Ace Of Diamonds SDD 444 UK 1974 Sell This Version
ZRG 761 John McCabe (2) - Piano Sonata Nº. 6 / Sonata For Violin And Piano No. 3 / String Trio album art Hoddinott*, McCabe*, Cardiff Festival Ensemble Hoddinott*, McCabe*, Cardiff Festival Ensemble - Piano Sonata Nº. 6 / Sonata For Violin And Piano No. 3 / String Trio(LP, Album, Smplr) Argo (2) ZRG 761 UK 1974 Sell This Version
STS 15349-51 John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 2 album art Haydn*, John McCabe* Haydn*, John McCabe* - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 2 London Records STS 15349-51 UK 1975 Sell This Version
2 HDN 106/8 John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 3 album art Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 3 Decca 2 HDN 106/8 UK 1975 Sell This Version
SDD 476 John McCabe (2) - Piano Music Volume 2 album art John McCabe (2), Carl Nielsen John McCabe (2), Carl Nielsen - Piano Music Volume 2 (Album) Ace Of Diamonds, Decca SDD 476 UK 1975 Sell This Version
ASD 3096, ASD.3096, 0C 063 o 05893Q John McCabe (2) - The Chagall Windows / Variations On A Theme Of Karl Amadeus Hartmann album art John McCabe (2), The Hallé Orchestra*, James Loughran John McCabe (2), The Hallé Orchestra*, James Loughran - The Chagall Windows / Variations On A Theme Of Karl Amadeus Hartmann (Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice ASD 3096, ASD.3096, 0C 063 o 05893Q UK 1975 Sell This Version
SDD 475, SDD.475 John McCabe (2) - Piano Music, Volume 1 album art Carl Nielsen, John McCabe (2) Carl Nielsen, John McCabe (2) - Piano Music, Volume 1 (Album) Ace Of Diamonds, Ace Of Diamonds SDD 475, SDD.475 UK 1975 Sell This Version
SHE 520 John McCabe (2) - Piano Sonatas 1 And 2 / Dance Suite album art John Joubert - John McCabe (2) John Joubert - John McCabe (2) - Piano Sonatas 1 And 2 / Dance Suite(LP) Pearl SHE 520 UK 1975 Sell This Version
1 HDN 100/2 John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume One album art Haydn* - John McCabe (2) Haydn* - John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume One London Records 1 HDN 100/2 UK 1975 Sell This Version
PRS 2503 John McCabe (2) - The Complete Piano Works album art Edward Elgar* - John McCabe (2) Edward Elgar* - John McCabe (2) - The Complete Piano Works(LP) Prelude Records Ltd. PRS 2503 UK 1976 Sell This Version
STS 15428-31 John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas - Volume 5 album art Haydn*, John McCabe* Haydn*, John McCabe* - The Haydn Piano Sonatas - Volume 5 (Album) London Records STS 15428-31 US 1977 Sell This Version
4HDN 109/11 John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 4 album art Haydn*, John McCabe (2) Haydn*, John McCabe (2) - The Haydn Piano Sonatas Volume 4 Decca 4HDN 109/11 UK 1977 Sell This Version
RL 25076 John McCabe (2) - Piano Music Played By The Composer album art John McCabe (2) Piano Music Played By The Composer(LP) RCA Red Seal RL 25076 Italy 1977 Sell This Version