John Michael HEARNE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1937-09-19
Education Torquay GS, St Luke's Coll Exeter, UC Wales Aberystwyth (BMus, MMus), Univ of Wales (DMus)
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Recreations classic motoring - 1954 Daimler Conquest Roadster, 1991 SAAB 900s Aero Classic
Clubs N/A
Style Dr John Hearne
Career teacher Tónlistarskóli Borgarfjardar (Rural Music Sch) Iceland 1968-69, lectr Aberdeen Coll of Educn 1970-87; composer, singer (bass-baritone) and conductor; compositions incl: Piano Sonata 1968, Piano Trio 1981, Songs and Choral Music, String Quartet 1971, Triduum (Festival Oratorio) 1982, Channel Firing 1979, The Four Horsemen (brass, percussion) 1985, Trumpet Concerto (BBC Cmmn) 1990, Laetatus Sum for Chorus (jt winner Gregynog Composers Award of Wales 1992), De Profundis for wind band (Aberdeen University Quincentenary cmmn) 1995, A Legend of Margaret for Sch Choirs and Ensemble (St Margaret's Sch Aberdeen cmmn for 150th anniversary) 1996, Quintet for Alto Saxophone and String Quartet 1997, Solemn and Strange Music (for piano duet) 1998 (Gregynog Composers' Award for Wales 1998), Into Uncharted Seas (overture for orch, Dundee Orch Soc cmmn for centenary of launch of RRS Discovery) 2001, The Ben (cantata for soloists, choirs and orch, Gordon Forum for the Arts Cmmn) 2001, Echoes of Inchcolm (for voices and instruments) 2002, Thus Scorning all the Cares (for voices) 2002, Songs for All Seasons (for girls' choir) 2004, Mo Chasan dubh (for chorus or strings) 2005, Pictograms (for piano) 2007, Kishmul's Galley (Nat Youth Choirs GB cmmn to commemorate 25th anniversary of NYCBG) 2008, Crux Fidelis (for chorus) 2009, Exultate Deo (for chorus) 2010; performances incl: reader in Sincerely Edvard Grieg (compilation of Grieg's letters, songs, piano music), regular concert appearances in Scotland; conductor: Stonehaven and Dist Choral Soc 1989-, Inverurie Choral Soc 1998-2003; self publishing Longship Music; chm: Gordon Forum for the Arts 1991-94, Scot Music Advsy Ctee BBC 1986-90; memb Bd Enterprise Music Scotland 2006-; dist cncllr (E Scotland) Inc Soc of Musicians 1992-98; warden Performers & Composers Section Inc Soc Musicians 1999-2000; Caledonian Hilton Audience Prize in Waverley Care Carol Competition 2010; memb: Exec Ctee Composers' Guild of GB 1994-98, Bd Nat Youth Choir of Scotland 1996-2003
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