ComposersHuw Belling

Collaborating on The ANAM Set with ANAM musician Felix Pascoe VIC violin

Huw Belling is a composer and conductor, and the Principal Artistic Associate of Sydney Chamber Opera. He holds a doctorate from the University of Oxford, and also studied at the Royal College of Music in London, and the Sydney Conservatorium.

Huw’s works are performed and toured internationally, including commissions in the repertoire at Westminster Abbey, and the gramophone award winning Ensemble Plus Ultra. Huw has conducted premieres with Sydney Chamber Opera and continues to produce new and established works with colleague Jack Symonds.

Recent commissions include the chamber opera Fumeblind Oracle, part of the Future Remains diptych for the 2021 Sydney Festival, Inside Mr Enderby chamber work for the Manchester Collective, and Victory over the Sun, a chamber opera for the 2016 Sydney Biennale. Huw has written in Australia for ensembles such as the Grainger Quartet, Ensemble Offspring, the Australia Piano Quartet, and the Sydney Bach Society.

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