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Harrison Birtwistle

 
Harrison Birtwistle Headshot

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1980]
Music Arranger
Musical Director
 
[Broadway, 1976]
Composer


Harrison Birtwistle Awards and Nominations

 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera
Harrison BirtwistleGawain
 
Olivier Awards - 1992 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera
Harrison BirtwistleGawain
 
Olivier Awards - 1986 - Outstanding Achievement in Opera
Harrison BirtwistleEnglish National Opera's The Mask Of Orpheus

Harrison Birtwistle News

Southbank Centre Announces 2023 Classical Music Programme Photo Southbank Centre Announces 2023 Classical Music Programme
by Stephi Wild - Nov 25, 2022

The Southbank Centre's classical season delivers an expansive and diverse programme in 2023 that features over hundred events from a breadth of highly acclaimed international musicians and forward- thinking creatives.

Southbank Centre Announces Classical Music Spring/Summer 2023 Photo Southbank Centre Announces Classical Music Spring/Summer 2023
by Stephi Wild - Oct 11, 2022

The Southbank Centre, its six Resident Orchestras and wider orchestral partners have today announced Classical Music Spring/Summer 2023, an exciting, varied programme of over a hundred events featuring a wealth of established and emerging artists from the UK and internationally. 

SCENE UNSEEN is Now Available to Watch Online
by Stephi Wild - Sep 28, 2022

As part of its Made in Northampton season, Royal & Derngate has today released Scene Unseen, an intimate cabaret by Jessica Walker and Joseph Atkins, directed for film by the theatre’s Artistic Director James Dacre with illustrations by award-winning illustrator Thomas Hicks and cinematography by David Lefeber. 

Royal & Derngate And English Touring Opera Present SCENE UNSEEN Photo Royal & Derngate And English Touring Opera Present SCENE UNSEEN
by A.A. Cristi - Aug 31, 2022

As part of its Made in Northampton season, Royal & Derngate has launched Scene Unseen, an intimate cabaret by Jessica Walker and Joseph Atkins, directed for film by the theatre's Artistic Director James Dacre with illustrations by award-winning illustrator Thomas Hicks and cinematography by David Lefeber. 

Kelli O'Hara, Jessica Vosk, and More Announced for 92NY 2022/23 Tisch Music Season Photo Kelli O'Hara, Jessica Vosk, and More Announced for 92NY 2022/23 Tisch Music Season
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 15, 2022

The 92nd Street Y, New York (92NY) has announced its 2022/23 Tisch Music Season, one of 92NY's largest and most diverse seasons to date.

2022 Honens International Piano Competition Semifinalists Announced Photo 2022 Honens International Piano Competition Semifinalists Announced
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 18, 2022

Ten pianists have been chosen to advance to the Semifinals of Canada's Honens International Piano Competition. The pianists (aged 21 to 31) come from seven countries: Austria, Hungary, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Ukraine, and the United States.

Winners Announced For Classical, Jazz And Sound Arts At The Ivors Composer Awards Photo Winners Announced For Classical, Jazz And Sound Arts At The Ivors Composer Awards
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2021

The Ivors Academy revealed the winners of 10 Ivor Novello Awards at The Ivors Composer Awards 2021, celebrating music by composers writing for classical, jazz and sound art. The winners were announced during a ceremony hosted by BBC Radio 3's Tom Service and Sara Mohr-Pietsch at the British Museum.

New England Conservatory Announces Fall Master Class Series Photo New England Conservatory Announces Fall Master Class Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 15, 2021

New England Conservatory has announced a series of fall master classes in-person and streaming live from the Boston campus this fall. Continuing with the technological innovations made during the pandemic, digital master classes and events by world-class artists open the doors of the Conservatory to anyone watching around the world.

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Presents RODDY'S REEL, BACK TO THE BEGINNING, and Photo Birmingham Contemporary Music Group Presents RODDY'S REEL, BACK TO THE BEGINNING, and More
by Stephi Wild - Feb 4, 2021

Birmingham Contemporary Music Group presents a filmed concert of works by British and Chinese composers performed by BCMG musicians Mark O'Brien (clarinet/bass clarinet), John Reid (piano), Colette Overdijk (violin) and Ulrich Heinen (cello). Recorded at BCMG's home venue, CBSO Centre in Birmingham, the film will be released at 4pm on Sunday 28 February with tickets costing £10.

Nominations Announced For The Ivors Composer Awards 2020 Photo Nominations Announced For The Ivors Composer Awards 2020
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Nov 3, 2020

The Ivors Academy today [3 November] announce the nominations for The Ivors Composer Awards 2020.


Harrison Birtwistle Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Harrison Birtwistle been nominated for?
Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for Gawain Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for Gawain and Outstanding Achievement in Opera (Olivier Awards) for English National Opera's The Mask Of Orpheus .