Hugh Gregory Waldock
My Short Musical Bio is Available Here
Hugh Gregory Waldock is a pianist & composer with vocal talent, who started life as a Chorister at Ipswich School & Widford Lodge Boys Choir in Chelmsford UK. He won 3 of his accolades studying at Ipswich School including the Senior Singing Cup in 1995. His choral repertoire boasts 26 Oratorios, 3 Operas, 1 musical & 1 set of Part Songs as well as 4 recordings; 1 having been for the BBC & 1 for Hyperion Records in 1995 and 1998 respectively. He is an alumnus of GSMD and HfM Cologne Wuppertal Campus but did not study to the end at either conservatoire. He left Cologne with a 2nd Study Piano Certificate from Jan Ehnes, & then practised alone for 10 years & won a Special Mention from LCMC in 2021, for III Rondo from Sonata Facile by Mozart, & an Honourable Mention from BIMC & an Honor Prize from Euterpe music Awards 2022 for concert piano solo. He studies production at HOFA College, Mannheim where he won 2 further jury prizes there in songwriting & production in 2021 and 2022. Hugh has 10 accolades in performing arts in total. He is currently in the 2022 LCMC final. He plays violin, but not seriously. Hugh passed an Oxford Uni Short Course in Musical Analysis with Jonathan Darnbrough in 2023 & a GSMD Short Course in Film Music Composition for Beginners in 2022 with Barbara DI Biasi. He is a HOFA Audio Assistant (in professional mixing) on the old V2 syllabus. Starting the new V3 course he has a 70% average in 9 music production theory exams since last December and is doing well.