Ed Hughes Recordings
Edward Dudley Hughes studied at Cambridge (UK) with Robin Holloway and Alexander Goehr, and at Southampton (UK) with Michael Finnissy. Commissions include City of London Festival (an opera to a libretto by Glyn Maxwell, The Birds , for The Opera Group and I Fagiolini), Brighton Festival, Bath Camerata, Glyndebourne/Photoworks, Tacet Ensemble and London Sinfonietta. Performances have included City of London Festival, Buxton Opera House, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Linbury Studio Theatre, Jerusalem Music Centre, Salamanca Festival, Sydney Opera House/Festival, MettaTheatre at Grimeborn, a number of BBC Radio 3 live broadcasts, and ROH2/Opera Genesis (who first developed this work). His work has been described as ‘complex…distinctive, original and yet approachable’ (Richard Casey). His music is published by UYMP. He is a Senior Lecturer in Music at the University of Sussex.