© Malcolm Crowthers
After a year at Yale, studying the cello with Aldo Parisot, he gained his MA at Cambridge reading Medicine. Throughout this period he also studied with William Pleeth and Jacqueline Du Pré. In 1995 he was appointed Principal Cellist of the London Symphony Orchestra, with whom he immediately appeared as soloist with Pierre Boulez, standing in for Rostropovich.
Tim Hugh’s recordings include concertos by Bliss, Boccherini, C P E Bach, Britten, Finzi, Hofmann, Holst and Walton, the last being short-listed for a Gramophone Award. Other recordings include Bach’s Suites, Britten’s Suites, Beethoven’s Sonatas, Tavener’s Svyati, and with the LSO and Haitink Brahms’s Double Concerto.
Brahms: The Complete Chamber Music
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Britten: Cello Suites
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Alphabetical listing of all musical works
|Cello Suite No 1, Op 72 (Britten)|
|Cello Suite No 2, Op 80 (Britten)|
|Cello Suite No 3, Op 87 (Britten)|
|Piano Quartet No 1 in C minor, Op 15 (Fauré)|
|Piano Quartet No 2 in G minor, Op 45 (Fauré)|
|Trio for piano, viola and cello in A minor, Op 114 (Brahms)|