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Ronald Senator

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Ronald Senator (17 April 1926 – 30 April 2015) was a British composer. He was best known for Holocaust Requiem, for which he was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize. He had concerts in New York (1990, 1998, 2001), London (1989, 1997), Sydney (1978), Moscow (1993), and St. Petersburg (1991).

Senator studied at Oxford University (1944–1947) with Austrian-born British composer Egon Wellesz. He was Jewish and married to Miriam Brickman. He lived in London and New York, United States.

Senator and his 81-year-old wife died in a fire on 30 April 2015 at their home in Yonkers, New York. He was 89.[1]

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  1. "Composer Ronald Senator has died". classicalmusicmagazine.org. 1 May 2015. Archived from the original on 12 May 2015. Retrieved 2 May 2015.

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