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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.
Dogs and Wolves -Ulster Orchestra/David Brophy give this 2006 work in BBC Radio 3’s ‘Hear and Now’ on Saturday 30th January, from 10.15pm. Available after the broadcast online via
“Perhaps the most engaging British orchestral showpiece of the decade” (Gramophone)

Beyond Borders! Piers Hellawell and T S Eliot Prize Winner, poet Sinéad Morrissey, collaborate with Fidelio Trio in a new work for the PRS Foundation for Music’s scheme in 2016

Fictions for Ensemble World Premiere, New York
November 18/19 2015. Click Here

Hellawell Featured Composer
MAINLY NEW FESTIVAL, Royal Academy of Music
Talks, teaching and concert - Nov 24/25; Click Here

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