York Bowen Death Cause and Date

York Bowen's Death

Born (Birthday) February 22, 1884

Death Date November 23, 1961

Age of Death 77 years

Cause of Death N/A

Profession Composer

The composer York Bowen died at the age of 77. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Career spanned the first half of the 20th century, even though his work remained mostly unpublished until after his death. Noted primarily for his piano music written in the Romantic tradition.

His father owned the whiskey distillers Bowen and McKechnie. His mother gave him piano and harmony lessons while he was young. He married Sylvia Dalton in 1912.