Simon Dobson is a composer who, still in his mid-twenties, has already received much recognition as a talented new voice in the brass band medium. He is a graduate of the Royal College of Music, where he achieved a BMus (Hons).
Dobson distinguishes himself in scoring for brass band, using the textural palette with consummate skill. His work stands up well and he is a young composer who will doubtless be heard again and again.
News & Reviews
Simon Dobson’s Journey of the Lone Wolf is selected as the 2016 Championship set piece for the finals of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. Read more
Faber Music composer Simon Dobson has won his second British Composer Award in the Wind or Brass Band category with Journey of the Lone Wolf for Brass Band and Percussion. Read more