Patrick Harrex

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Welcome to the web site of composer Patrick Harrex


Patrick Harrex is an award winning composer whose works have been given live and broadcast performances in many countries around the world. His music has been recorded by Argo, CBC (Canada), Editions LGNM (Luxembourg) and New Music Brighton.  His works range from solo pieces to larger ensemble and choral works and he writes for both amateur and professional performers.

"Patrick Harrex [has] the ability to take delight in sounds for their own sake." - William Littler, Toronto Daily Star


Forthcoming Performances and other news


On Saturday 29 September  (4pm) Jon Rattenbury and Brian Ashworth  will perform Passages IX for two guitars at Hammerwood Park, East Grinstead and again on Saturday 6 October at 12pm at St Mary de Haura church, Shoreham-by-Sea.

Duo for violin and piano (2nd & 3rd movements only) will be performed by Ellie Blackshaw, violin, and Ric Graebner, piano, on Tuesday 30 October (7.30pm) at the Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton.

CoMA Sussex will perform Three Conjugations on Saturday 17 November (3pm) at the Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton.

A selection of Patrick's works can now be listened to on soundcloud. A recording the Riot Ensemble's recent performance of 90 seconds can be heard here.