Cole, Hugo

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Cole, Hugo (b London, 1917; d London, 1995). Eng. composer and writer. Played in London orchs. as cellist. Works incl. 7 operas (4 for children), opera-cantata Jonah, hn. conc., str. qts. Contributed mus. criticism to The Guardian, Country Life and others. Author of several books incl. study and catalogue of Malcolm Arnold.