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Walter Leigh (Composer)

Born: 22nd June 1905, Wimbledon

Died: 12th June 1942, Tobruk, Libya

Nationality: English

Walter Leigh was an English composer. Leigh is best known for his Concertino for harpsichord and string orchestra, written in 1934. Other famous works include the overture Agincourt and The Frogs of Aristophanes for chorus and orchestra. He wrote music for documentary films and there is an unfinished sketch for a symphony.

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