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Cyfansoddwr Seisnig a "Meistr Cerddoriaeth y Frenhines" oedd Syr Peter Maxwell Davies (8 Medi 193414 Mawrth 2016) a adnabyddwyd yn aml fel "Max", ac a drigai ar ynysoedd Hoy, Sanday (Ynysoedd Erch) rhwng 1971 a'i farwolaeth.

Peter Maxwell Davies
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Ganwyd Peter Maxwell Davies Edit this on Wikidata
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Bu farw 14 Mawrth 2016 Edit this on Wikidata (81 oed)
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Galwedigaeth Cyfansoddwr, arweinydd, athro celf, cyfansoddwr cerddoriaeth ffilm, Cerddor, Pianydd Edit this on Wikidata
Swydd Meistr Cerddoriaeth y Brenin Edit this on Wikidata
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  • yr Academi Gerddoriaeth Frenhinol Edit this on Wikidata
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Bu'n fyfyriwr ym Mhrifysgol Manceinion ac yna yng Ngholeg Cerdd Brenhinol Manceinion, ble ffurfiodd grŵp a ymddiddorai mewn cerddoriaeth gyfoes gyda Harrison Birtwistle, Alexander Goehr, Elgar Howarth a John Ogdon.

Torrodd dir newydd gyda 7 cyfansoddiad a sgwennodd rhwng 1969 i 2011, o: Eight Songs for a Mad King i Kommilitonen! a sgwennodd yn 2011. Sgwennodd hefyd ddeg symffoni, yr olaf Alla ricerca di Borromini yn 2013.

Bu farw o liwcemia.

Gweithiau cerddorolGolygu

OperaGolygu

  • Taverner (1972)
  • The Martyrdom of St Magnus (1977)
  • The Two Fiddlers (1978)
  • The Lighthouse (1979)
  • Cinderella (1980)
  • Resurrection (1987)
  • The Doctor of Myddfai (1996)
  • Mr Emmet Takes a Walk (2000)
  • Kommilitonen! (2011)

Cerddoriaeth ddramatig arallGolygu

  • Revelation and Fall (1966)
  • Notre Dame des Fleurs (1966)
  • Eight Songs for a Mad King (1968)
  • Missa super l'Homme armé (1968)
  • Blind Man's Buff (1972)
  • Miss Donnithorne's Maggot (1974)
  • Le Jongleur de Notre Dame (1978)
  • The No. 11 Bus (1984)

BaleGolygu

  • Salome (1978)
  • Caroline Mathilde (1991)

Cerddoriaeth ddawns arallGolygu

  • Vesalii icones (1979)

CerddorfaolGolygu

  • St Michael Sonata (1957)
  • Prolation (1958)
  • Sinfonia (1962)
  • First Fantasia on an In nomine of John Taverner (1962)
  • Second Fantasia on John Taverner's In Nomine (1964)
  • Worldes Blis (1969)
  • St Thomas Wake (1969)
  • A Mirror of Whitening Light (1977)
  • Symffoni rhif 1 (1977)
  • Symffoni rhif 2 (1980)
  • Symffoni rhif 3 (1984)
  • Concerto rhif 1 i Feiolin a Cherddorfa (1985)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 1, obo a cherddorfa (1987)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 2, sielo a cherddorfa (1987)
  • Concerto i Drumped a Cherddorfa (1988)
  • Symffoni rhif 4 (1989)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 3, corn, trwmped a cherddorfa (1989)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 4, clarinét a cherddorfa (1990)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 5, feiolin, fiola a cherddorfa (1990)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 6, ffliwt a cherddorfa (1991)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 7, bas dwbl a cherddorfa (1992)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 8, basŵn a cherddorfa (1993)
  • A Spell for Green Corn: The MacDonald Dances (1993)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 9, picolo, ffliwt alto, cor anglais, clarinét yn E♭, clarinét bas, basŵn dwbl a llinynnau (1993)
  • "Strathclyde" Concerto rhif 10, cerddorfa (1993)
  • Symffoni rhif 5 (1994)
  • Throstle's Nest Junction (1996)
  • Symffoni rhif 6 (1996)
  • Concerto i Bicolo a Cherddorfa (1996)
  • Mavis in Las Vegas (1997)
  • Concerto i Biano a Cherddorfa (1997)
  • Temenos, with Mermaids and Angels, ffliwt a cherddorfa (1998)
  • Swinton Jig (1998)
  • Roma Amor (1998)
  • A Reel of Seven Fishermen (1998)
  • Agorawd, Spinning Jenny (1999)
  • Concerto i Gorn a Cherddorfa (1999)
  • High on the Slopes of Terror (1999)
  • Symffoni rhif 7 (2000)
  • Symffoni rhif 8, "Antarctic" (2000)
  • Crossing Kings Reach (2001)
  • De Assumtione Beatae Mariae Virginis (2001)
  • Linguae Ignis, sielo a cherddorfa siambr (2002)
  • Das Rauschende der Farbe (2006)
  • The Seas of Kirk Swarf, clarinét bas a cherddorfa (2007)
  • Port Lockroy, Antarctica (2007)
  • Agorawd, St Francis of Assissi (2009)
  • Concerto rhif 2 i Feiolin a Cherddorfa, "Fiddler on the Shore" (2009)
  • Musica benevolens (2011)
  • Symffoni rhif 9 (2012)
  • Symffoni rhif 10, "Alla ricerca di Borromini" (2013)

CorawlGolygu

  • Five Motets (1959)
  • O magnum mysterium (1960)
  • Te lucis ante terminum (1961)
  • Veni Sancte Spiritus (1963)
  • Westerlings (1977)
  • Solstice of Light (1979)
  • The Three Kings (1995)
  • Job (1997)
  • A Hymn to the Spirit of Fire (2008)
  • The Hogboon (2015)

Cerddoriaeth leisiol arallGolygu

  • Leopardi Fragments (1961)
  • The Shepherd's Calendar (1965)
  • Ecce manus tradentis (1965)
  • From Stone to Thorn (1971)
  • Stone Litany (1973)
  • Dark Angels (1974)
  • The Blind Fiddler (1976)
  • Anakreontika (1976)
  • Black Pentecost (1979)
  • The Yellow Cake Revue (1980)

Cerddoriaeth siambrGolygu

  • Alma Redemptoris mater (1957)
  • Ricercar and Doubles on 'To Many a Well' (1959)
  • String Quartet (1961)
  • Seven In Nomine (1963–5)
  • Antechrist (1967)
  • Eram quasi agnus (1969)
  • Hymn to St Magnus (1972)
  • Ave Maris Stella (1975)
  • Runes from a Holy Island (1977)
  • Brass Quintet (1981)
  • Image, Reflection, Shadow (1982)
  • Piano Trio: A Voyage to Fair Isle (2002)
  • Naxos Quartet rhif 1 – rhif 10 (2002–7)
  • Seven Skies of Winter (2003)
  • Piano Quartet (2007)

Cerddoriaeth offerynnolGolygu

  • Trumpet Sonata (1955)
  • Five Pieces, piano (1956)
  • Hymnos, clarinét a phiano (1967)
  • The Kestrel Paced Round the Sun, ffliwt (1975)
  • The Seven Brightnesses, clarinét (1975)
  • The Door of the Sun, fiola (1975)
  • Piano Sonata (1981)
  • Organ Sonata (1982)
  • Sea Eagle, corn (1982)
  • Litany - for a Ruined Chapel between Sheep and Shore, trwmped (1999)
  • Veni Creator Spiritus, ffliwt, clarinét bas (2002)
Preceded by
Malcolm Williamson
Meistr Cerddoriaeth y Frenhines
2004–2014
Succeeded by
Judith Weir