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  Composition: the artistic trace of a life,
with the intensities of being human imprinted upon,
rather than encoded in, the music.

Major new interview with Piers Hellawell in Tempo (October 2014):
"... one of the United Kingdom’s most interesting and thoughtful composers."
This article explores Hellawell’s working processes, compositional preoccupations and interests in education. Published in Tempo no.270, p.48-56. © Cambridge University Press. Used by permission.

Click here to read full text of Bernard Hughes' article.
Click here for Tempo no.270 itself.

Sound Carvings, Strange Tryst from the New Music Biennial - the new download is now available from NMC Recordings. Download Bourne Davis Kane's live performance by clicking the image, or use one of the following:

Rant! Read the rant given as part of Institute of Composing’s Rant Series in the QEH foyer, London on 6th July - click here

New CD Now available on    Piers Hellawell: Airs, Waters - Fidelio Trio, RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Plane & Pierre-André Valade

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