What have you composed for? Or what medium do you work around?
Choir, Orchestra, Small Ensemble, Big Ensemble, Songs, Contemporary Ensembles, Other
What is your favorite genre or style of music?
All types and genres
Is music your main income source?
Sort Of - Music Related
Where do you live?
Lubbock / Austin Texas
About Me (Must include at least one paragraph of biographical information about you as a composer) - blank or minimal answers on this line will cause your request to be rejected. Include a link to your website if you have one.
Tyler Hughes holds a bachelors from Stephen F. Austin State University and a Masters Degree from Texas Tech University. He studied under Dr. Stephen Lias during his undergrad and continues his education at Texas Tech University under the tutelage of Dr. Peter Fischer in pursuit of a Doctorate degree of Musical Arts. He has amassed an extensive body of work as well as improved his compositional skills. While studying, he is also a working composer, having commissions to write music. He is an active member of the National Association of Composer, USA (NACUSA) and of Society of Composers (SCI), and has had music performed at three Texas chapter NACUSA conferences. The most recent of these performances garnered him the prize for Best Undergraduate Composition. Tyler’s plans include obtaining a doctoral degree in music. After that, Tyler plans to teach music composition and theory at the college level while continuing to compose.
Thanks -- glad to be here!
Thank you for connecting:) Stay in touch
Thanks for the welcoming
Thank you for the welcoming! :)
Thank you, Tyler.
Thank you very much Tyler :)
Thank you, Tyler!
Hey Tyler, really like the folk melodies. Were they originally by someone else? I'm really interested in going on to do a masters in composition, any suggestions on courses?