Story: Composers

Anthony Ritchie and Dorothy Buchanan

Anthony Ritchie and Dorothy Buchanan

Christchurch composer Anthony Ritchie and Wellington composer Dorothy Buchanan assist Wellington College student Nathaniel Gilman (seated at the piano) in 1986. Both composers have written works for young people, and in 1987 Anthony Ritchie was composer-in-schools for a scheme run by the Arts Council, the Department of Education and the Composers Association of New Zealand.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1986/6111/12
Photograph by Ian Mackley

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William Dart, 'Composers - Consolidation, 1980s onwards', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 23 May 2022)

Story by William Dart, published 22 Oct 2014