Former Master of the Queen’s Music completed choral piece shortly before his death.
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The former Master of the Queen's Music has passed away at his Orkney home. He had been suffering from leukemia.
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Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, the Master of the Queen's Music, has suggested the national anthem becomes "more stirring".
Bob Jones' pioneering podcast series dedicates time to the artists and organisations that make the classical world turn - this week he talks to Sir Peter Maxwell Davies.
This podcast series dedicates time to the artists that make the classical world turn - this week is Sir Peter Maxwell-Davies.