There are some celebrities and famous people who live a very simple yet lively life. They enjoythroughout their lives and their death gives sorrow to a great deal of their fans. Sir John Tavener is one such great man! He was one of the best and most popular composers of his times. His life has been a great motivation for all and his simplicity and hard work is quite well known.
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Sir John Tavener
Sir John Kenneth Tavener was a famous British composer born on 28th January 1994. He was a direct descendant of the 16th century composer John Tavener. He is very well known for his extraordinary religious works which comprise of The Whale, The Protecting Veil and Song for Athene. With the passing years, his music became spiritual and very popular among his audiences. He is considered to be the musical discovery of the year in 1968 and he was among the very best creative talents of his generations.
Lifestyle of Sir John Tavener
John Tanvener is the country’s most celebrated contemporary composer.
In 2005, he won the Ivor Novello Classical Music Award.
He is quite prominent for Princess Diana’s funeral composer.
Being so famous, he lived a very simple life.
He once signed to The Beatles’ record label, Apple.
He was awarded the title of Knighthood of the British Empire in 2000.
He worked as a professor.
Death of Sir John Tavener
John Tavener died on 12th November 2013 at the age of 69 in Child Okeford Dorset. He has been ill since years. He had a stroke while he was in his thirties and had a tumor removed in forties. Later on, he suffered from two heart attacks. His death was a result of his considerable health issues.
Hope you find this man equally amazing! All for now!