scores by Bernard Hughes

scores by Bernard Hughes

Event Calendar

August 2016


  • Bernard Hughes CD release

    A new CD of Bernard Hughes’s choral music I am the Song is being released by Signum Records on 1 April 2016.

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  • Radio broadcast

    Bernard Hughes’s choral works The Death of Balder and A Medieval Bestiary will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3 on Sunday 6 March 2016

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  • New opera production

    Bernard Hughes’s family opera Chincha-Chancha Cooroo or The Weaver’s Wedding is being presented in a new production by North Cambridge Family Opera in the US in 2016.

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  • Shakespeare publication

    Bernard Hughes’s setting of ‘If we shadows have offended’ from A Midsummer Night’s Dream is included in the recently published Novello Shakespeare Choral Collection.

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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.

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Photo: Sarah-Jane Field
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I am the Song: Choral music by Bernard Hughes will be released by Signum Records on CD…

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A CD devoted to Bernard Hughes’s choral music is being released by Signum Records on 1 April 2016.

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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