File D1/14. - Quartet in E minor,

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Quartet in E minor,


  • [1939] / (Creation)

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1 ms. score.

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Yr oedd Dilys Elwyn-Edwards (1918-2012) yn gyfansoddwraig. Ganwyd Dilys Roberts yn Nolgellau a derbyniodd ei haddysg yn Ysgol Dr Williams i Ferched yn y dref. Enillodd radd BMus yng Ngholeg y Brifysgol yng Nghaerdydd. Yno y dechreuodd gyfansoddi a darlledwyd ei chaneuon gan y BBC. Ei gwaith enwocaf yw Mae hiraeth yn y môr a gomisiynwyd gan y BBC yn 1961. Bu’n fyfyrwraig yn y Coleg Cerdd Brenhinol yn Llundain ar ôl ennill ysgoloriaeth agored mewn cyfansoddi gan astudio gyda Herbert Howells .

Priododd â David Elwyn Edwards 3 Medi 1947. Bu farw Dilys Elwyn-Edwards ar 13 Ionawr 2012 mewn cartref gofal yn Llanberis yn 93 mlwydd oed.

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B.Mus exercise by Dilys Roberts [afterwards Dilys Elwyn-Edwards] as a music student at Cardiff University, [1939].

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Preferred citation: D1/14.

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  • Text: D1/14 (23).