Martin Butler biography

Martin Butler

Composer

1960 –

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Who is Martin Butler?

Martin Butler is a musician and composer of classical music. He studied at the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music. In 1983 he received a Fulbright Award for study at Princeton University, USA, where he was resident until 1987, and in 1985 he received the Master of Fine Arts.

In 1988 he was awarded the Mendelssohn Scholarship which enabled him to spend several weeks at Tempo Reale, Berio's studio in Florence, and in 1994 was awarded an Honorary Fellowship of the Royal Northern College of Music. From September 1998 to July 1999 Martin Butler was Composer-in-Residence at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton in the United States. He is currently Professor of Music at the University of Sussex.

He is the brother of Charles Butler; his cousin is the former royal butler Paul Burrell.

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Born
1960
Romsey
Also known as
  • Butler, Martin
Nationality
  • England
Education
  • Princeton University
  • University of Manchester
  • Royal Northern College of Music

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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