Wilby, Philip

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Wilby, Philip (b Pontefract, 1949). Eng. composer and violinist. Violinist in Nat. Youth Orch. of GB. Violinist in CG orch. and CBSO. Senior lect. Leeds Univ. from 1972. Has reconstructed several Mozart fragments. Comps. incl. syms.; perc. conc. (1993); Trinity Service, ch., org. (1992); Laudibus in Sanctus, wind orch. (1993); ‘… The Night and All the Stars’, hn. quintet (1985); Capricorn Suite, 4 tb. (1987); works for kbd.