Dr Hans Hess
Dr Hess holds a degree in guitar performance from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul-Brazil. He pursued postgraduate degrees at the University of Bristol where he earned a master’s degree in Music Composition for Film and Television, and a doctorate in Film Musicology for the study of uses of samba in Brazilian Films. Dr Hess is a Senior Lecturer in Film Music Composition at Leeds College of Music, a Senior Associate Teacher in Classical Guitar at the University of Bristol and a Freelance Music Leader for Bristol Plays Music. He is also a very active composer for films and production music.