Hugh Nankivell

Award: Fusion Fund

Year: 2019

Genre: Other/Various

Instrument/voice type: Keyboard/ Composition

Location: South West


Hugh Nankivell is a curious composer and performer who plays in professional, community and educational settings. He is based in Torbay. He has composed large-scale pieces for organisations including Opera North, Dartmoor National Park, UNESCO, The National Theatre of Scotland and on several Anglo-Japanese projects.
Hugh is currently the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Music Associate for Devon, working on arts and health projects with early years, families and older people and one of his current pre-occupation is devising a new piece called ‘Dementialand’.