Anthony Burgess

Born 25 February 1917. Died 22 November 1993
Anthony Burgess
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1917-02-25
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Anthony Burgess

Anthony Burgess Biography (Wikipedia)

John Anthony Burgess Wilson, FRSL (25 February 1917 – 22 November 1993), who published under the name Anthony Burgess, was an English writer and composer.

Although Burgess was predominantly a comic writer, his dystopian satire A Clockwork Orange remains his best-known novel. In 1971, it was adapted into a highly controversial film by Stanley Kubrick, which Burgess said was chiefly responsible for the popularity of the book. Burgess produced numerous other novels, including the Enderby quartet, and Earthly Powers. He wrote librettos and screenplays, including the 1977 TV mini-series Jesus of Nazareth. He worked as a literary critic for several publications, including The Observer and The Guardian, and wrote studies of classic writers, notably James Joyce. A versatile linguist, Burgess lectured in phonetics, and translated Cyrano de Bergerac, Oedipus Rex, and the opera Carmen, among others.

Burgess also composed over 250 musical works; he considered himself as much a composer as an author, although he enjoyed considerably more success in writing.

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Anthony Burgess
A Scottish Rhapsody
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A Scottish Rhapsody
Anthony Burgess
Symphony in C
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Symphony in C
Anthony Burgess
Mr W.S. - Ballet Suite for Ochestra: no.5 Quodlibet
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Mr W.S. - Ballet Suite for Ochestra: no.5 Quodlibet
Anthony Burgess
Marche pour une révolution 1789-1989
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Marche pour une révolution 1789-1989
Anthony Burgess
Tango
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Tango
Anthony Burgess
Mr Burgess's Almanack: Allegro Vigoroso
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Mr Burgess's Almanack: Allegro Vigoroso
Anthony Burgess
Mr W.S. Ballet Suite: Quodlibet
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Mr W.S. Ballet Suite: Quodlibet

Mr W.S. Ballet Suite: Quodlibet

Orchestra
BBC Scottish S O
Conductor
Peter Jones
Anthony Burgess
Song for St Cecilia's Day
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Song for St Cecilia's Day

Song for St Cecilia's Day

Conductor
Paul Phillips
Ensemble
McGill Chamber Singers and Opera Chorus
Anthony Burgess
A Manchester Overture
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A Manchester Overture
Anthony Burgess
Prelude (Mr W.S.)
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Prelude (Mr W.S.)
Anthony Burgess
Recorder Sonata: II Andante Lugubre
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Recorder Sonata: II Andante Lugubre
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