Peter Warlock

1894 - 1930

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Philip Arnold Heseltine (30 October 1894 – 17 December 1930), known by the pseudonym Peter Warlock, was a British composer and music critic. The Warlock name, which reflects Heseltine's interest in occult practices, was used for all his published musical works. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Warlock has received more than 410,037 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Warlock is the 1,148th most popular composer, the 4,334th most popular biography from United Kingdom and the 75th most popular British Composer.

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Among composers, Peter Warlock ranks 1,148 out of 1,228Before him are Samuel Arnold, Sigmund Romberg, Jerry Herman, Lennox Berkeley, Eubie Blake, and Harald Kloser. After him are Walter Susskind, Näcip Cihanov, Shivkumar Sharma, Horatio Parker, Georg Friedrich Haas, and Mychael Danna.

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Among people born in 1894, Peter Warlock ranks 204Before him are Robert Benson, ZaSu Pitts, Norman Kerry, Lois Wilson, Frederick E. Morgan, and Walter Byron. After him are Arthur Fiedler, Arthur Fadden, Warren William, Robert Russell Bennett, Fred Allen, and Bud Jamison. Among people deceased in 1930, Peter Warlock ranks 94Before him are Alfred John Keene, Herbert Hall Turner, Juan Luis Sanfuentes, Florian Cajori, Maria Polydouri, and Mary Harrison McKee. After him are Milton Sills, Rebecca Latimer Felton, and Johnny Douglas.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Peter Warlock ranks 4,334 out of 6,924Before him are David C. Jewitt (1958), Henry Seebohm (1832), Thomas Brisbane (1773), David Hampshire (1917), Alesha Dixon (1978), and Gordon Thomas (1921). After him are Dorothy Round (1909), Giles Gilbert Scott (1880), Eddie Jobson (1955), Bernard Bosanquet (1848), Ronald Drever (1931), and Colin Groves (1942).

Among COMPOSERS In United Kingdom

Among composers born in United Kingdom, Peter Warlock ranks 75Before him are Jocelyn Pook (1960), Nicholas Hooper (1952), Rachel Portman (1960), Hamilton Harty (1879), Samuel Arnold (1740), and Lennox Berkeley (1903). After him are Edmund Rubbra (1901), George Fenton (1950), Dave Stewart (1950), Alan Bush (1900), Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875), and Ray Noble (1903).