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Mark-Anthony Turnage (born June 10, 1960 in Corringham, Essex) is an English composer of contemporary classical music. He has also been strongly influenced by jazz, and by Miles Davis in particular.

Turnage's music has a characteristic personal style, with strong rhythmic thrust, involved jazz harmonies, colourful orchestration with prominent use of percussion, and hints of various orchestrational sounds from Duke Ellington to 1970s TV detective series theme tunes. He enjoys the reputation of being one of the few modern classical… read more

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  • Love "Texan Tenebrae".
  • I'm just listening to Twice Through the Heart and Hidden Love Song and I am surprised how good it is.
  • ALL THE SINGLE LADIES (all the single ladies)
  • I do not say that lightly
  • This man is hands down the best contemporary classical composer, not only in Britain but the whole world!

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