Composer Biographies

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David Lancaster

David is based in York and is Director of Music at York St John University; his music is published by UYMP....

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David Power

David Power was born in London but spent most of his childhood in York....

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Hayley Jenkins

Hayley Jenkins is a composer and co-curator of Dot DasH Music, from Darlington, Durham...

James Else

James Else is composer, filmmaker and lecturer. He studied music at the University of Glasgow...

Judith Hayes

Growing up in the Salvation Army in Yorkshire, Judith Hayes was always destined to have brass bands as a first love...

Martín Sebastián Loyato

Martín Sebastián Loyato is a composer, trumpeter, and educator from Buenos Aires, Argentina....

René Mayoral

René Mayoral studied composition with Juan Sebastian Lach and, currently, contemporary cello with Yoni Gotlibovich...

Steve Crowther

Steve Crowther was born in Bradford. After studying composition at Sussex University...