Osian Ellis

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Osian Gwynn Ellis CBE (8 February 1928 – 6 January 2021) was a Welsh harpist and composer. He was known as the first harpist of the Melos Ensemble and for his musical works with Benjamin Britten. He was born in Ffynnongroyw, Flintshire, Wales.

Ellis died on 6 January 2021, aged 92.[1]

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  1. "Osian Ellis, harpist known for his association with Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears – obituary". The Telegraph. 15 January 2021. Retrieved 15 January 2021.