Anthony Esland


Anthony Esland is an award-winning British composer for the stage and screen. He studied composition and musicology as an organ scholar at Cambridge University, conducting at the Guildhall School of Music and has an MA in Composing for Film and TV from the National Film and Television School.

Anthony has written over twenty scores for films, TV shows and games and composed concert music for a variety of soloists and ensembles. His choral music has been performed by choirs such as The BBC Singers in the UK and Cincinnati Camerata in the USA, and his chamber music has been broadcast on BBC Radio 3.

Anthony has worked with many eminent musicians and ensembles, including Ólafur Arnalds, Judith Weir, and the ORA Singers, and has won prizes in international composition competitions. He has received awards and bursaries for his work from organisations such as the PRS Foundation and Sound and Music.

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Works by Anthony Esland

Festival performances of works by Anthony Esland

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LFCCM 2023

LFCCM 2022

LFCCM 2021

LFCCM 2019

Recorded performances of works by Anthony Esland

LFCCM 2021