Definition of Birtwistle, Sir Harrison in English:

Birtwistle, Sir Harrison

proper noun

  • (born 1934), English composer and clarinettist; full name Sir Harrison Paul Birtwistle. His early work was influenced by Stravinsky; later compositions are more experimental.

Pronunciation:

Birtwistle, Sir Harrison

/ˈbəːtˌwɪs(ə)l/