Goehr, (Peter) Alexander (opera)
- Nicholas Williams
(b Berlin, Aug 10, 1932). British composer . The son of the composer and conductor Walter Goehr (1903–60), he was brought to England early in 1933. He was a contemporary of Maxwell Davies and Birtwistle at the RMCM, and with them and others formed the New Music Manchester Group. A year spent in Messiaen’s Paris masterclass in ...