Greetings Brian Hughes
We wish one of Wales’s foremost composers, Brian Hughes, a very happy birthday this month, and wish him many years again of progressive composing.
Further details about Brian Hughes…
NEW WORKS BY BRIAN HUGHES
Dafydd y Garreg Wen (David of the White Rock) - two arrangements of the famous Welsh song, one for low solo voice and one for TB voices.
Also arrangements of two Welsh folk songs, Cariad Cyntaf (SATB) and A Ei Di’r Deryn Du? (TTBB); and the hymn tune Capel Tygwydd (TTBB)
New publication: ‘Canu Haf’, a collection of Welsh traditional May carols, edited by Arfon Gwilym & Sioned Webb.
1. Mabinogi by Héctor Macdonald
2. Caneuon Tir a Môr Catrin Angharad Jones
3. Three new works by Brian Hughes
4. Ceiliog Ffesant by Mared Emlyn
5. Three new works by Gareth Hughes Jones
6. Two solos by Brahms
TWO WORKS FOR MALE VOICES BY
GARETH HUGHES JONES
1. Far Rockaway - words by lwan Llwyd
2. Cerdd yr Hen Chwarelwr - words by
Two large scale works published: the Brahms
Requiem and Mendelssohn's Hymn of Praise
(with Welsh words)
IN MEMORY OF MERVYN BURTCH
With great sadness, the death is announced of
Mervyn Burtch, the composer and music
teacher from the Rhymney Valley.
IN MEMORY OF
A musician with whom it was always a pleasure to work.
National Eisteddfod Prize winning composition published:
‘Cariad’ by Ieuan Wyn
A new TTBB arrangement of the popular Welsh song ‘Unwaith Eto’n Nghymru Annwyl / Once Again In My Dear Wales’
Urdd Eisteddfod test pieces
The test pieces for the Urdd National Eisteddfod 2014 are now available
New publication: Tant – 101 traditional harp tunes, edited by Siân James & Sioned Webb...
New publication: Music of the Three Great Eras by Sioned Webb...
A new part-time addition to the staff: Mared Emlyn from University of Wales, Bangor...
New publication: Caneuon Migmas, a collection of great songs in Welsh for children, based on the TV series...
Fifteen new works by Gareth Glyn published - for SATB and TTBB choirs...