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  Composition and writing on music
  Composition: the artistic trace of a life,
with the intensities of being human imprinted upon,
rather than encoded in, the music.
Maquette in Boston!
March 23rd, 2017 at 8pm
Boston University: Time’s Arrow New Music Ensemble with Mike Zell, conductor

New video!
Friction play Driftwood on Sand in San Francisco
click here for live performance of the 2002 string quartet at SF's Center for New Music

Hellawell at the 2016 Proms - this year’s BBC Proms include world premiere of Wild Flow for orchestra. Click here for more

Up By The Roots world premiere!
Piers Hellawell and poet Sinéad Morrissey’s new collaboration is premiered by Fidelio Trio – click here

New song setting for JUICE!
Hear Philautia, written for the trio JUICE in 2014.
Click here

Major interview with Piers Hellawell in
Tempo (Oct 2014) © Cambridge University Press. Used by permission.
Click here to read full text of Bernard Hughes' article.
New CD Now available on    Piers Hellawell: Airs, Waters - Fidelio Trio, RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Plane & Pierre-André Valade

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Video Talks
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