Huw Watkins
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1976-07-13
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Huw Watkins

Huw Watkins Biography (Wikipedia)

Huw Watkins (born 13 July 1976) is a British composer and pianist. Born in South Wales, he studied piano and composition at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester, where he received piano lessons from Peter Lawson. He then went on to read Music at Kings College, Cambridge, where he studied composition with Robin Holloway and Alexander Goehr, and completed an MMus in composition at the Royal College of Music, where he studied with Julian Anderson. Huw Watkins was awarded the Constant and Kit Lambert Junior Fellowship at the Royal College of Music, where he is used to teach composition. He is currently Honorary Research Fellow at the Royal Academy of Music.

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Huw Watkins Tracks

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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Dance Concerto For Violin, Piano And Strings - Last Mvt
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Dance Concerto For Violin, Piano And Strings - Last Mvt
Peteris Vasks
The Fruit of Silence
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The Fruit of Silence
Granville Bantock
Hamabdil, Hebrew melody
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Hamabdil, Hebrew melody
Thea Musgrave
Night Windows for oboe and piano
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Night Windows for oboe and piano
Aaron Copland
Billy the Kid (Waltz)
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Billy the Kid (Waltz)
George Gershwin
Summertime / A woman is a sometime thing
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Summertime / A woman is a sometime thing
Felix Mendelssohn
Variations Concertantes, Op 17
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Variations Concertantes, Op 17
Oliver Knussen
Ophelia's Last Dance Op.32
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Ophelia's Last Dance Op.32
George Gershwin
An American in Paris transc Heifetz
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An American in Paris transc Heifetz
Huw Watkins
Flute Concerto: ii) Andante
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Flute Concerto: ii) Andante
Johannes Brahms
Sonata (F.A.E.) for violin and piano (3rd mvt)
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Sonata (F.A.E.) for violin and piano (3rd mvt)
Arvo Pärt
Spiegel im Spiegel
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Spiegel im Spiegel
Johannes Brahms
Sonatensatz in C minor
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Sonatensatz in C minor
Benjamin Britten
The Nurse's Song (A Charm of Lullabies, Op 41)
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The Nurse's Song (A Charm of Lullabies, Op 41)
Benjamin Britten
Sephestia's Lullaby (A Charm of Lullabies, Op 41)
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Sephestia's Lullaby (A Charm of Lullabies, Op 41)
Huw Watkins
If grief could burn out (Echo)
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If grief could burn out (Echo)
Béla Bartók
Romanian folk dances Nos 4,6. 5
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Romanian folk dances Nos 4,6. 5
Clara Schumann
Romance for violin and piano, Op 22 no.1
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Romance for violin and piano, Op 22 no.1
Hubert Parry
Cello Sonata in A major (2nd mvt)
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Cello Sonata in A major (2nd mvt)
Tansy Davies
Loopholes and Lynchpins: Lynchpin 2
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Loopholes and Lynchpins: Lynchpin 2
Huw Watkins
3 Welsh Songs for string orchestra
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3 Welsh Songs for string orchestra
Jean Sibelius
Rondino, Op 81 No 2
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Rondino, Op 81 No 2
Aaron Copland
Celebration (Billy the Kid)
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Celebration (Billy the Kid)
Philip Cashian
Piano Concerto 'The Book of Ingenious Devices'
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Piano Concerto 'The Book of Ingenious Devices'
George Gershwin
Porgy and Bess - suite arr. Jascha Heifetz: Summertime - A woman is a sometime thing
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Porgy and Bess - suite arr. Jascha Heifetz: Summertime - A woman is a sometime thing
Oliver Davis
1st Movement - Dance: Concerto for violin, piano and strings
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1st Movement - Dance: Concerto for violin, piano and strings
Felix Mendelssohn
Song without Words, Op 109
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Song without Words, Op 109
Jean Sibelius
Valse, Op 81 No 3 (Five Pieces for violin and piano)
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Valse, Op 81 No 3 (Five Pieces for violin and piano)
Huw Watkins
Three Welsh Songs
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Three Welsh Songs
Antonín Dvořák
Four Romantic Pieces for Violin and Piano Op.75 - Allegro Maestoso
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Four Romantic Pieces for Violin and Piano Op.75 - Allegro Maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven
Violin Sonata No.8 (Op.30 No.3) in G major, 3rd movement; Allegro vivace
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Violin Sonata No.8 (Op.30 No.3) in G major, 3rd movement; Allegro vivace
Antonín Dvořák
Violin Sonata in F Major, Op. 57; 2nd movement Poco sostenuto
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Violin Sonata in F Major, Op. 57; 2nd movement Poco sostenuto
Roger Quilter
Drink to me only with thine eyes
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Drink to me only with thine eyes
Huw Watkins
Love Songs in Age (from Five Larkin Songs)
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Love Songs in Age (from Five Larkin Songs)
Franz Schubert
Gretchen am Spinnrade
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Gretchen am Spinnrade
Huw Watkins
In my craft or sullen art - Goodison Quartet No 4
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In my craft or sullen art - Goodison Quartet No 4
Benjamin Britten
Cello Sonata in C major, Op 65
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Cello Sonata in C major, Op 65
Benjamin Britten
Piano Concerto (BBC NOW 2017-18 Season)
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Piano Concerto (BBC NOW 2017-18 Season)
Huw Watkins
String Trio
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String Trio
Huw Watkins
Spring
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Spring
Rebecca Dale
Winter
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Winter
Huw Watkins
Three Auden Songs
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Three Auden Songs
Reynaldo Hahn
Violin Sonata in C major (2nd mvt)
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Violin Sonata in C major (2nd mvt)
Antonín Dvořák
4 Romantic Pieces, Op. 75
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4 Romantic Pieces, Op. 75
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2019
Huw Watkins, Britten Sinfonia, Emer McDonough, Thomas Gould and Caroline Dearnley
West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, UK
13
Feb
2019
Huw Watkins, Britten Sinfonia, Emer McDonough, Thomas Gould and Caroline Dearnley
Wigmore Hall, London, UK
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2019
Huw Watkins, Britten Sinfonia, Emer McDonough, Thomas Gould and Caroline Dearnley
The Halls, Norwich, UK
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2019
Huw Watkins, Britten Sinfonia, Jacqueline Shave, Miranda Dale, Clare Finnimore, Caroline Dearnley and Hannah Rarity
The Halls, Norwich, UK
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2019
Huw Watkins, Britten Sinfonia, Jacqueline Shave, Miranda Dale, Clare Finnimore, Caroline Dearnley and Hannah Rarity
West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, UK

Past BBC Events

BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Aldeburgh Festival
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Snape Maltings Concert Hall
2018-06-16T05:30:34
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16
Jun
2018
BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Aldeburgh Festival

BBC Symphony Orchestra at the Aldeburgh Festival

Snape Maltings Concert Hall
BBC NOW 2017-18 Season: Huw Watkins curates
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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2018-01-12T05:30:34
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12
Jan
2018
BBC NOW 2017-18 Season: Huw Watkins curates

BBC NOW 2017-18 Season: Huw Watkins curates

BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2016-17 season: **CANCELLED** Oliver Knussen conducts Macbeth & Falstaff
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Barbican, London
2017-01-20T05:30:34
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20
Jan
2017
BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2016-17 season: **CANCELLED** Oliver Knussen conducts Macbeth & Falstaff

BBC Symphony Orchestra & Chorus 2016-17 season: **CANCELLED** Oliver Knussen conducts Macbeth & Falstaff

19:30
Barbican, London
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composer Portrait: Huw Watkins
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BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
2016-02-24T05:30:34
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24
Feb
2016
BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composer Portrait: Huw Watkins

BBC Hoddinott Hall 2015-16: Composer Portrait: Huw Watkins

19:30
BBC Hoddinott Hall, Cardiff
Be in the Audience: Knussen conducts Henze
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BBC Maida Vale Studios, London
2014-02-07T05:30:34
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7
Feb
2014
Be in the Audience: Knussen conducts Henze

Be in the Audience: Knussen conducts Henze

19:00
BBC Maida Vale Studios, London

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