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Robert Hughes (XIII) (1912–2007)

Robert Hughes emigrated to Australia with his family in 1929. He taught himself to read music, learned orchestration from books, and later gained experience while working as an orchestrator and arranger with the Australian Broadcasting Commission in Melbourne. After World War II he became music arranger/editor with the ABC and remained with them ... See full bio »

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Known For

Mike and Stefani Composer
The Steelworker Composer
Bushfire Brigade Composer


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 1971 The Golden Positions (Short)
 1965 Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1964 Along the Sepik (Short)
 1962 The Forbidden Rite (TV Movie)
 1960/II Macbeth (TV Movie)
 1958 Road to the Clouds (Short)
 1958 Welcome Your Majesty (Short)
 1956 Antarctic Voyage (Short)
 1956 The Steelworker (Short)
 1954 The Queen in Australia (Documentary)
 1953 Let's Look at Railways (Short)
 1952 Snowy Waters (Short)
 1950 About Horses (Documentary short)
 1949 Bushfire Brigade (Short)
 1949 The Lighthouse Keeper (Short) (as Robert W. Hughes)
 1947 The New Ipswich (Documentary short)
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Robert W. Hughes

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He was awarded the A.O. (Officer of the Order of Australia) in the 2005 Queen's New Years Honours List for his services to the arts through music, particularly as a composer, and for the promotion of Australian music through representative organizations for musicians. See more »

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