9. By Royal Appointment: The Master of the King’s Musick
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9. 9. By Royal Appointment: The Master of the King’s Musick
'An honour conferred on a musician of great distinction'. Just think how much music the world would be missing without this important role, supporting classical music in the UK. Elgar, Bax and Bliss all held the role before the current Master of the Queen's Music, Sir Peter Maxwell Davies.