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Arts administrator

Stephen Charles Nevill Wikner, arts administrator. Member Composers Guild of Great Britain, Contemporary Music Group of Scotland (trustee 1979-1981), Greater London Arts Association, Peterborough Arts Council.

Background

Wikner, Stephen Charles Nevill was born on November 7, 1948. Son of Charles Lancelot and Phyllis May (Croot) Wikner.

Education

Degree in music, Royal College of Music, London, 1969.

Career

Violinist Cape Town Symphony Orchestra, 1971-1974. Promotion manager Oxford University Press, London, 1975-1979. General manager Scottish Baroque Ensemble, Edinburgh, 1979-1981, London Mozart Players, 1981-1983, Peterborough String Orchestra, 1983-1984.

Organiser Pact Orchestra, Pretoria, 1985-1986, orchestra manager, 1986-1987. General manager The National Orchestra, Pretoria and Johannesburg, 1987-1991. Artistic director Transvaal Philharmonic Orchestra, Pretoria, since 1991.

Membership

Member Composers Guild of Great Britain, Contemporary Music Group of Scotland (trustee 1979-1981), Greater London Arts Association, Peterborough Arts Council.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Painting, writing.

Connections

Married Madeleine Kranenburg, December 21, 1971 (divorced September 1990). Children: Ben, Anne, Katherine. Married Stefanie Morkel, March 28, 1991.

father:
Charles Lancelot Wikner

mother:
Phyllis May (Croot) Wikner

spouses:
Madeleine Kranenburg

Stefanie Morkel

children:
Ben Wikner

Anne Wikner

Katherine Wikner