David W. HUGHES holds Bachelors and Masters degrees from Oxford University, where he wrote his masters thesis on “Authenticity in the Music of Jerry Lee Lewis”. From 2014-2020 David lived in Boston, where he was active as a performer and teacher: he has performed to critical acclaim in America, Europe, Israel and Australia. David now lives in Freiburg, Germany, where he is completing his PhD on “The Music of Estêvão de Brito” under the supervision of Prof. Felix Diergarten.