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Niall Byrne is an award-winning Irish composer. Niall studied piano and composition at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. He was awarded first prize at the 1992 Dublin Film Festival's music competition, chaired by composer Michael Nyman. Since then he has composed music for films and television dramas. He has received several IFTA Award nominations, and won Best Original Score at the 10th annual IFTA Awards in 2013 for his score to the BBC film 'Loving Miss Hatto'. More recently he scored the BAFTA-nominated drama series 'Cilla' for ITV and the film 'The Truth Commissioner' starring Roger Allam. His orchestral score for the silent film 'Guests of the Nation' has been performed in Dublin (NCH), London (Barbican) and New York (Lincoln Center).
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