Edmund's music is performed all over the world and in many prestigious UK venues including the Wigmore Hall, St. John's Smith Square, the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the Purcell Room, the Old Vic Theatre, Cadogan Hall, Westminster Abbey and St Paul's Cathedral.
He studied music at Oxford University and completed a Masters in Film Composition at the Royal College of Music under Joseph Horovitz and Academy Award winner Dario Marianelli. He also studied on the Advanced Composition Course at Dartington International Summer School (supported by the Ralph Vaughan Williams Trust) and at the Banff Center (Gladys and Merrill Muttart foundation scholarship for artistic residency) in 2010.
Performers of his music include Nicholas Cleobury, David Campbell, Darragh Morgan, John Rutter, Frances-Marie Uitti, David Titterington, James Bowman, O Duo, Nicholas Collon, the Micallef-Inanga Piano Duo, Rarescale, The Royal College of Music Saxophones, RWCMD Saxophone Choir, Trinity College of Music Wind Orchestra, Ensemble 10/10 (of the RPO), Sounds New, Kensington Chamber Orchestra and the Chapel Royal of St. James' Palace, amongst others. His music is published (by OUP, Reed Music and Recital Music) and released on CD by various ensembles.
He also writes music for television and has written music for over 100 programmes, both in the UK and internationally. Examples of his TV work can be viewed at: www.hamlinandjolliffe.com.