Alan Bush

1900 - 1995

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Alan Dudley Bush (22 December 1900 – 31 October 1995) was a British composer, pianist, conductor, teacher and political activist. A committed communist, his uncompromising political beliefs were often reflected in his music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alan Bush has received more than 111,820 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Alan Bush is the 1,167th most popular composer, the 4,580th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 79th most popular British Composer.

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  • 110k

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  • 54.13

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  • 16

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  • 3.35

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  • 2.64

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Among composers, Alan Bush ranks 1,167 out of 1,228Before him are George Fenton, Vincent Youmans, Steve Jablonsky, Jerry Bock, Robert Russell Bennett, and Dave Stewart. After him are Shirley Walker, Joel Goldsmith, Kazumi Totaka, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Enoch Sontonga, and Jesper Kyd.

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Among people born in 1900, Alan Bush ranks 244Before him are Charles Farrell, Alice Calhoun, Alice Terry, Arnold Orville Beckman, Malvina Reynolds, and John McEwen. After him are Helen Gahagan Douglas, Edna Best, Gertrude Mary Cox, Preston Foster, Albert Hackett, and William Stevenson. Among people deceased in 1995, Alan Bush ranks 244Before him are Genevieve Tobin, Peter Cook, Dorothy Poynton-Hill, Art Mollner, Harry Golombek, and Trevor Blokdyk. After him are Frank Perry, Godfrey Brown, David Marshall, Margaret Chase Smith, Grahame Clark, and John C. Stennis.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Alan Bush ranks 4,580 out of 6,924Before him are Edward Lhuyd (1660), Terry McDermott (1951), Old Tom Morris (1821), Amanda Abbington (1974), Dave Stewart (1950), and Harry Pollitt (1890). After him are John Arden (1930), Alexander Albon (1996), George MacDonald Fraser (1925), Ralph Firman (1975), Peter Christopherson (1955), and Graham Poll (1963).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Alan Bush ranks 79Before him are Samuel Arnold (1740), Lennox Berkeley (1903), Peter Warlock (1894), Edmund Rubbra (1901), George Fenton (1950), and Dave Stewart (1950). After him are Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875), Ray Noble (1903), William Alwyn (1905), Oliver Knussen (1952), Thomas Adès (1971), and Anne Dudley (1956).