PARROTT, Ian. British, b. 1916. Genres: Music. Career: Vice-President, Elgar Society and Warlock Society Assistant Director of Music, Malvern College, 1937; Lecturer in Music, University of Birmingham, 1947-50; Gregynog Professor of Music, University College of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1950-83, now emeritus. Publications: Pathways to Modern Music, 1947; A Guide to Musical Thought, 1955; Method in Orchestration, 1957; The Music of An Adventure, 1966; The Spiritual Pilgrims, 1969; Elgar, 1971; Second Impression, 1977; The Music of Rosemary Brown, 1978; Cyril Scott & His Piano Music, 1992; The Crying Curlew: Peter Warlock: Family & Influences, 1994. Address: Henblas, Abermad, Llanfarian, near Aberystwyth SY23 4ES, Wales.