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  Composition and writing on music
  Composition: the artistic trace of a life,
with the intensities of being human imprinted upon,
rather than encoded in, the music.
New Hellawell CD on Delphian! ‘Up By The Roots’, a new collection of works since 2009, is out soon. ‘Airs, Waters’ (2012) on Delphian – click here

Wild Flow in Manchester! BBC Phil/Jac van Steen give the 2016 Proms commission on Wed 5th June at 2pm, MediaCity - live on BBC Radio 3 and online.
Striking character, colour and texture
(The Guardian)

New audio!
Piers Hellawell on Soundcloud. Click here

New Video!
Friction play Driftwood on Sand in San Francisco
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Psappha play Sound Carvings from Rano Raraku in Manchester – click here
The Building of Curves – The Schuberts’ final performance! Click here

World premiere tour of Ground Truthing:
Hard Rain’s commission in Belfast, Birmingham, Dublin!
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Video Talk: Lost Affection – Hellawell reflects on How Music Became Modern. Click here

New CD Now available on    Piers Hellawell: Airs, Waters - Fidelio Trio, RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Robert Plane & Pierre-André Valade

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