British composer Sir William Walton died on this day in 1983 – aged 80.
His signature works include his Symphony No. 1, Facade – An Entertainment and cantata Belshazzar’s Feast.
His major contributions to the string repertoire include a violin, viola and cello concertos.
KYUNG WHA CHUNG | WALTON VIOLIN CONCERTO | ANDRE PREVIN & PHILHARMONIA ORCHESTRA | 1982