COMPOSER

Harrison Birtwistle

1934 - Today

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Sir Harrison Birtwistle, (born 15 July 1934) is a British composer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harrison Birtwistle has received more than 166,116 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Harrison Birtwistle is the 1,086th most popular composer (down from 896th in 2019), the 3,575th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,964th in 2019) and the 58th most popular British Composer.

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  • 170k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 57.95

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 23

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.29

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among COMPOSERS

Among composers, Harrison Birtwistle ranks 1,086 out of 1,228. Before him are Ernest Gold, Vyacheslav Ovchinnikov, Elliot Goldenthal, Leonard Slatkin, Jan A. P. Kaczmarek, and Kevin MacLeod. After him are William Schuman, Craig Armstrong, John Wilbye, Julius Benedict, Arnold Bax, and Mariano Mores.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Harrison Birtwistle ranks 337Before him are Chuck McCann, Murtaza Rakhimov, Shirley Horn, Joyce Van Patten, Inger Berggren, and Helga Haase. After him are Laila Halme, Jimmy Garrison, Steve Lacy, Julius Wess, Gilbert Strang, and Östen Warnerbring.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Harrison Birtwistle ranks 3,575 out of 6,924. Before him are Jony Ive (1967), Major Ritchie (1870), Robbie Fowler (1975), John Neville, 1st Marquess of Montagu (1431), Richard Cobden (1804), and Pete Ham (1947). After him are Swithun (800), Aynsley Dunbar (1946), Prince Henry, Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn (1745), Benjamin Robins (1707), Karen Spärck Jones (1935), and William Tenn (1920).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Harrison Birtwistle ranks 58Before him are John Ireland (1879), Havergal Brian (1876), Brian Ferneyhough (1943), Thomas Campion (1567), Gerald Finzi (1901), and Maurice Greene (1696). After him are Craig Armstrong (1959), John Wilbye (1574), Arnold Bax (1883), Fred Frith (1949), Granville Bantock (1868), and Thomas Weelkes (1576).