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Miriam Beatrice Hyde

Miriam Beatrice Hyde


Composer: Miriam Beatrice Hyde

Dates: 15 January 1913 – 11 January 2005

Nationality: Australian

Title of Piece: Piano Concerto #2

Brief Biography: Hyde was a composer, pianist, poet and educator. Her pastoral style effectively combined impressionism with post-romanticism. During her long career she composed over 150 pieces of music and write some 500 poems, some of which she set to music. Hyde received many awards for work including the OBE and the OA.