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Music by Tony Bridgewater

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Welcome to the website of

Tony Bridgewater

composer, pianist, and conductor

I am a freelance musician based near Birmingham in the West Midlands, with a particular interest in composing, piano accompaniment and orchestral conducting.

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July 2021

I completed the orchestration of my Symphony no.1. Each of the four movements is headed with a biblical text relating both to the experience of the Covid pandemic and also to the issues of climate change.

July 2021

Forton Music published my latest set of pieces, including my 'Suite for Piano', 'Memories of Scotland' for violin and piano,  'Elegy' for Piano, Six Pieces for Hayden (piano), 'Trio for Flute, Oboe and Clarinet', and 'Midland Dances' for piano duet

November 2021

I gave the first performances of my 'Concert Piece no2 for Piano and Strings' with the Hagley String Orchestra directed by Jeremy Patterson

December 2021

I gave my first concert with the Wyre Forest Symphony Orchestra in Kidderminster Town Hall, conducting a programme including Rossini's William Tell overture, Grieg's Piano Concerto and Tchaikovsky's 5th Symphony 

December 2021

I completed my orchestral piece 'Lux Mundi' which will be given its first performance by the Wyre Forest Symphony Orchestra in March 2022