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Toby Hession registers with Edition Peters

5th October 2018 Off

Toby, currently at Clare college, Cambridge, where he is reading for an MPhil in composition, whilst holding the position of Lay Clerk in the world-renowned Choir of Clare College, has recently registered with Edition Peters. See: Toby Hession registers with Edition Peters .

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Writing for The King’s Singers

5th October 2018 Off

Toby Hession (b. 1997) is a Music student at Cambridge University and a budding young composer. In 2015 he won our A Carol for Christmas competition. We then commissioned him to write a new work for us to celebrate our 50th anniversary, coming up next season. The result was his piece Master of Music, which…

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Interview: CUMS Co-Conductor Toby Hession

5th December 2016 Off

Toby Hession tells us about his passion for conducting, Dvorak’s mysterious Noon Witch and tackling Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony in preparation for CUMS Concert Orchestra’s performance on Thursday 24 November 2016. Read the interview here: Interview: CUMS Co-Conductor Toby Hession

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Double award for Toby

20th April 2016 Off

Toby has been awarded 2nd prizes in both the Conducting and Concerto Competitions run by Cambridge University Music Society (CUMS). He will conduct and direct the CUMS Concert Orchestra (CUMS CO) through the 2016 – 2017 season, and play Beethoven’s Fifth Piano Concerto (‘Emperor’) in November 2016, with the East Anglia Chamber Orchestra (EAChO) under…

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