“Hession never got in the way of the music’s natural flow . . . [his] unfussy direction harnessed a confident rhythmic assuredness from the outset”


General . . .

Toby Hession (b. 1997) is a British collaborative pianist, conductor and composer, and currently holds the position of Emerging Artist Répétiteur and Conductor at Scottish Opera (www.scottishopera.org.uk). He studied in the Opera School of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (2019-21) and is a prize-winning graduate of Clare College, Cambridge (BA and MPhil, 2015-19), where he held a Choral Scholarship; he is also an alumnus of the prestigious Georg Solti Accademia. From 2010-15, Toby attended Chetham’s School of Music (Manchester), studying principally piano and composition.

Toby is a highly accomplished and multi-faceted, musician, experienced in a wide range of genres and styles of music, and establishing a reputation as a versatile performer and composer.

Upcoming Events . . .

Saturday 11 March 2023 - Saturday 18 March 2023
Il Trittico (Scottish Opera)
Theatre Royal Glasgow

Wednesday 22 March 2023 - Saturday 25 March 2023
Il Trittico (Scottish Opera)
Festival Theatre Edinburgh

Friday 12 May 2023 - Saturday 20 May 2023
Carmen (Scottish Opera)
Theatre Royal Glasgow