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John Hawkins (26 July 1944, Montreal – 14 January 2007, Toronto) was a Canadian composer, conductor, music educator, and pianist. He notably won the 2nd-century Week Composition Competition in 1967 for his Eight Movements for Flute and Clarinet and received the Jules Léger Prize in 1983 for Breaking Through which was commissioned by ARRAYMUSIC. In 1971, he helped found the New Music Concerts in Toronto and was frequent performer there during his lifetime. He also frequently performed in concerts presented by the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec, notably appearing as a soloist on the organization's recording of Jacques Hétu's Cycle.

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  • John Hawkins (* 26. Juli 1944 in Montreal; † 14. Januar 2007 in Toronto) war ein kanadischer Komponist und Pianist. Hawkins studierte am Conservatoire de musique du Québec Klavier bei Lubka Kolessa und bis 1970 Komposition an der McGill University bei István Anhalt. MItte der 1960er Jahre besuchte er außerdem die Sommerkurse in Tanglewood, und 1969 nahm er an einem Dirigentenworkshop bei Pierre Boulez in Basel teil.
  • John Hawkins (26 July 1944, Montreal – 14 January 2007, Toronto) was a Canadian composer, conductor, music educator, and pianist. He notably won the 2nd-century Week Composition Competition in 1967 for his Eight Movements for Flute and Clarinet and received the Jules Léger Prize in 1983 for Breaking Through which was commissioned by ARRAYMUSIC. In 1971, he helped found the New Music Concerts in Toronto and was frequent performer there during his lifetime. He also frequently performed in concerts presented by the Société de musique contemporaine du Québec, notably appearing as a soloist on the organization's recording of Jacques Hétu's Cycle.
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