- Composer and clarinettist Mark Simpson was born in 1988 in Liverpool. In 2006 he became the first person to win both the BBC Young Musician of the Year and BBC Proms/Guardian Young Composer of the Year competitions. His music is published by Boosey & Hawkes and he will be the BBC Philharmonic's Composer in Association from 2015-19.
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