Kenneth Leighton

Composer

1929 – 1988

77 Views

Who was Kenneth Leighton?

Kenneth Leighton was a British composer and pianist. His compositions include church and choral music, pieces for piano, organ, cello, oboe and other instruments, chamber music, concertos, symphonies, and an opera. He had various University appointments, most notably as Reid Professor of Music at the University of Edinburgh.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Oct 2, 1929
Wakefield
Also known as
  • Leighton, Kenneth
Nationality
  • England
Education
  • The Queen's College, Oxford
Died
Aug 24, 1988
Edinburgh

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Kenneth Leighton." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 30 Nov. 2021. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/kenneth_leighton>.

Discuss this Kenneth Leighton biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net