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Shirley Thompson

Born East London, London
Nationality English
Era Modern

Shirley Thompson is an English composer of Jamaican descent. In 2004, with her work New Nation Rising, A 21st Century Symphony, Thompson became the first woman in Europe to have composed and conducted a symphony within the past 40 years.

Examples by Shirley Thompson
Born East London, London
Nationality English
Era Modern

Shirley Thompson is an English composer of Jamaican descent. In 2004, with her work New Nation Rising, A 21st Century Symphony, Thompson became the first woman in Europe to have composed and conducted a symphony within the past 40 years.

Examples by Shirley Thompson