Howarth, Elgar (opera)
- Noël Goodwin
(b Cannock, Staffs., Nov 4, 1935). English conductor. He studied at Manchester University and the RMCM and began his career as a trumpeter in the Royal Opera House and other London orchestras, while also composing works for brass. An unplanned conducting début with the London Sinfonietta in Italy and further concert work led to his engagement by Ligeti to conduct ...