Inspirational music for easy performance – ideal for soloists, choirs and groups

Chris Hoban is a composer, arranger, songwriter and performer living in the heart of the West Country. He has a wealth of experience writing simple, flexible compositions and arrangements for youth, amateur or community choirs.

Also a highly respected songwriter, lyricist and performer, Chris has devoted much of his life and creativity to working with children and inspiring them to become musicians. Steeped equally in the English folk, classical or cathedral traditions, his style is uniquely poised to create diverse music of broad appeal that can be tailored to your needs.

‘The greatest unknown songwriter in Britain’ (Steve Knightley, Show of Hands) 

‘Chris’ music is beautifully crafted – rich in imagination – rich, too, in years of experience, which has resulted in finely written, characterful music.’ (Richard Allain)

‘One of the best composers and songwriters around for young singers and performers. His pieces are varied, eminently musical and hugely enjoyable.’ (Dr Oliver Leaman, Director of Music, Blundell’s School)

‘Chris’s choir pieces are such a joy to sing – every part is ‘singable’ and beautifully crafted. We love his work and so do our audiences.’ (Sandra Smith, Musical Director of ‘The Lost Sound’ – Dartmoor Folk Choir)


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