Lloyd Webber, William

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Lloyd Webber, William (b London, 1914; d London, 1982). Eng. organist, composer, and teacher. Father of Andrew and Julian Lloyd Webber. Studied at RCM 1931–5. Dir., London Coll. of Mus. 1964–82. Prof. of comp., RCM, 1946–82. Mus. dir. Central Hall, Westminster, 1946–82. Works incl. sonatina, fl., pf. (1941); tone-poem Aurora (1951); sonatina, va., pf. (1952); Missa Sanctae Mariae Magdalenae, ch., org. (1979); songs; choral pieces; and org. works.