north east scotland's festival of new music

Hearne John

John Hearne

John Hearne has lived in Scotland since 1970. For a time he taught music in Iceland, and for 17 years was a lecturer at Aberdeen College of Education. He was the first Chairman of the Scottish Society of Composers, and was the Chairman of the Scottish Music Advisory Committee of the BBC from 1986 to 1990. He is now a free-lance composer, singer, conductor and translator. In 2004 he was awarded the degree of Doctor of Music (D.Mus.) from the University of Wales, the first time this degree has been conferred in more than thirty years. The award was based on a portfolio of his compositions.

events in 2009 with John Hearne
  Date Day Time Location Event Details
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24Sun 8.00 pmStonehavenFredrik Sixten: Requiem, World premiere of John Hearne's English translation of the Swedish text by Bengt Pohjanen
30MontbcInverurieHomecoming Scotland 2009