scores by Bernard Hughes

scores by Bernard Hughes

Event Calendar

October 2015


  • New carol publication

    Bernard Hughes’s carol Christmas Bells has been included in the new anthology En Bethlehem published by Cadenza Music.

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  • Music for Shakespeare comedy ‘Bill’

    Bernard has composed songs and background music for the film Bill, featuring the cast of Horrible Histories.

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  • St Magnus Festival performance

    A new chamber version of Bernard Hughes’s narrated family piece Bernard & Isabel will be premiered at the St Magnus Festival on 25 June 2015.

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  • Juice performance

    Bernard Hughes’s piece Does a Firm Perswasion that a Thing is So, Make it So? will receive another performance by the renowned experimental vocal trio Juice at 1.05pm on Wednesday 18 February 2015 at St Botolph-without-Bishopgate Church Hall,

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bernard-hughes-1 Welcome to the website of the composer Bernard Hughes, whose music is widely performed in Britain and abroad. This site has information and details about Bernard Hughes’s music and his writing about music, some sound clips and links to related sites.

For enquiries about Bernard Hughes’s music, or anything else on this site, please email.

Follow Bernard on Twitter @bernardlhughes.

Photo: Sarah-Jane Field
Countdown to next premiere:

The film Bill, including music by Bernard Hughes, is in British cinemas…

3 weeks, 4 days ago.

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The Stravinsky double bill, a collaboration between Helios Collective and Constella Ballet, this week at the Bloomsbury Theatre, threw up several questions, starting with the nomenclature.

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Bernard Hughes has composed songs and background music for the film Bill, featuring the cast of Horrible Histories.

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Excerpt from The Death of Balder performed by the BBC Singers, conducted by James Morgan. First broadcast on BBC Radio 3.

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ANAPHORA for orchestra, performed by the Woking Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Roy Stratford

I Sing of Love, performed by the Seattle Pro Musica, conducted by Karen P. Thomas