Phillip Matty is a composer, oboist and singer. He is currently a MMus composition student at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. 

He completed a Masters of Mathematics (MMath) at the University of York in 2021.

Recent projects of his include a comission from Orchestra in the Shape of a Pear on an instiliation piece at Mosely Road Baths, the piece was an exciting collaberation exploring the sonorities of mathematical structures. He has also worked with the Welsh National Opera and an inner city Birmingham primary school exploring with children the idea of schooling during the first Covid-19 lockdown. As well as creating works with and for the Chimera Ensemble,  Arc Project, Opera societies and many individuals.

During his current studies Phillip is working with many of the students at the Conservatoire to develop solo and ensemble piece many of which have perfomance dates in the near future.

During the summer he was interviewed for a composers spotlight with the Arc Project. A link to which can be found on this page.



Phillip Matty

Birmingham , West Midlands
United Kingdom
52° 29' 10.4748" N, 1° 53' 25.4436" W
West Midlands GB

This composer has self-identified as LGBTQ+ - part of a platform intervention celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month 2021.

Through it we want to create a safe and inclusive digital space that allows for greater representation, celebration and recognition of LGBTQ+ composers and music-creators, whilst bringing their work to a wider audience.