Composer of the month – Christopher Norton

Continuing on my series of “living composers”, October will be….Christopher Norton! Background Christopher Norton is a British composer, adjudicator, clinician and teacher. Born in New Zealand, he moved to the UK in the late 1970’s, and continues to travel the world extensively, giving workshops and presentations, and while continuing to compose for musicals, orchestras, ballet scores, and ofContinue reading “Composer of the month – Christopher Norton”

Meeting Christopher Norton

Last December (only a month ago) I had the opportunity to meet living breathing composer Christopher Norton ( I say that because many of my students can’t believe that there are composers who are alive today!). If that name sounds familiar, that’s because you can find his works in the Royal Conservatory syllabus for pianoContinue reading “Meeting Christopher Norton”