SIR PETER MAXWELL DAVIES

Walton Tribute

Tribute to Sir William Walton on his 70th birthday, for orchestra

1972

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Synopsis

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One of six variations on “Happy Birthday to you” performed at Sir William’s 70th Birthday concert and inspired by ‘Crown Imperial’.

 

First Performance

Royal Festival Hall, London

Wednesday, 29 March 1972

London Symphony Orchestra