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Alun Hoddinott Net Worth

Alun Hoddinott Net Worth is
$700,000

Alun Hoddinott Biography

Alun Hoddinott was born on August 11, 1929 in Bargoed, Glamorganshire, Wales. He was a composer, known for Sword of Sherwood Forest (1960), Pembrokeshire, My County (1960) and Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (1954). He was married to Rhiannon. He died on March 12, 2008 in Swansea, Wales.

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Quick Facts

Date Of BirthAugust 11, 1929
Died2008-03-11
Place Of BirthBargoed, Glamorganshire, Wales, UK
Weightabout 155 pounds
ProfessionComposer
Wikipediahttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/?curid=780380
Star SignLeo


Interesting Facts

#Fact
1He won a university scholarship at age 16. He graduated from Cardiff University, where he later became a professor of music.
2His first big success came when he was 25; his Clarinet Concerto was premiered at the Cheltenham Festival by soloist Gervase de Peyer and the Halle Orchestra, conducted by Sir John Barbirolli.
3His many honors include the Arnold Bax Medal for composers, a CBE, and honorary membership in the Royal Academy of Music. He co-founded the Cardiff Festival with pianist John Ogdon.
4He was the first Welsh composer to have a major concert venue named after him (Hoddinott Hall at Cardiff's Wales Millennium Centre).


Trademarks

#Trademark
1His music often has a dark Celtic intensity


Filmography

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Border Country1979TV Series 1 episode
Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color1961TV Series 1 episode
Sword of Sherwood Forest1960
Pembrokeshire, My County1960Documentary short

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Face the Music1979TV SeriesHimself - Guest

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