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 (dē′lē-əs, dēl′yəs), Frederick 1862-1934.
British composer whose work, influenced by Edvard Grieg, combines romanticism and impressionism.


(Biography) Frederick. 1862–1934, English composer, who drew inspiration from folk tunes and the sounds of nature. His works include the opera A Village Romeo and Juliet (1901), A Mass of Life (1905), and the orchestral variations Brigg Fair (1907)


(ˈdi li əs, ˈdil yəs)

Frederick, 1862–1934, English composer.
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Noun1.Delius - English composer of orchestral works (1862-1934)
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These include the music of Frederick Delius and Ralph Vaughan Williams, but with underlying material in tribute to 18th century barogue music, which was Hawes's special subject at Durham University.
The City of Birmingham Choir will perform "A Sea Symphony" by Vaughan Williams and "Sea Drift" by Delius alongside the symphony orchestra on November 21 at 7.
The performance will also include music by William Walton, Ralph Vaughan Williams, Frederick Delius and Malcolm Arnold.
Hawes's music owes a great deal to the English Romantic tradition of Delius and Vaughan Williams but also displays elements of the Renaissance and Baroque styles which formed the basis for the composer's research degree at Durham University.
The first half involved a good deal of wallowing in Delius -exquisite - but without the robustness of Elgar's First Symphony, which completed the concert.
Frederick Delius and Peter Warlock: A Friendship Revealed.
What this "Hannes" has done to deserve these opprobrious epithets Friedrich Christian Delius withholds until the end.
And even so, other Romeo ballets (with one or two scores commissioned, others simply borrowed) have been created to composers as various as Tchaikovsky, Berlioz, Delius, and Constant Lambert, not to mention Claus Schall, who wrote the music for Vincenzo Galeotti's version for the Danes in 1811.
Meanwhile, south of the city The Ort Cafe welcomes Tobias Delius, a tenor player who promises a lot more abrasive excitement than a Walk To The Paradise Garden.
Longfield Avenue, Golcar, is the venue for the visit of Delius, when the Inter Athletic attack will be led by Dean Wharam.
The new Royal Mail set celebrates "Britons of Distinction" which include mathematician Alan Turing, composer Frederick Delius and artist Mary 'May' Morris.