Hugues Roberts started the flute aged seven, and began a Batchelor of Music in 2011 at the
University of Canterbury in his hometown of Christchurch, New Zealand.
Hugues spent four years as principal flute of the New Zealand Youth Orchestra before moving to
London in 2013 to study at the Royal Academy of Music under Paul Edmund-
and Katherine Baker.
Competition achievements include 2nd Prize at the Gisborne International Music Competition and winner of the New Zealand Woodwind Competition, tertiary category.
Age on entering SIYMC: 24
Nationality: France/New Zealand
Studies at: Royal Northern College of Music