BoBop

Fenella Humphries included a superb performance of my ‘BoBop’ for solo violin in her lockdown concert on 5th July, together with pieces by Biber and Schubert and the premiere of ‘Caged Bird’ by Alison Berry. See it all on YouTube at...

A Winner!

Great review of the Simplicius CD in MusicWeb International! “A varied and affecting programme of music by a rarely recorded contemporary British composer … Claudio Records has come up with a winner here. The music is involving and interesting, the...

Sweet Suite

My lockdown effort, these four short movements of certainly-not-pastiche (Allemande, Courante, Sarabande and Gigue) are tricky but … Hear the Gigue on Soundcloud: (Contact me for the score if you like the sound of...

Odd Ode

In a poetic palinode the writer retracts a view expressed in an earlier piece … but, sadly, like so many other events, the May 27th performance in the wonderful St Anne’s concert series of my own ‘Palinode’ quintet has had to be temporarily...

On Your Own?

For those working from home, here are some pieces I have written for solo instruments you could try!          Solo ‘Cello ‘Stranger, Lover, Dancer’: Three pieces written for and premiered by Jessie Richardson (of the Piatti Quartet) in...

In the Stream

In these locked-down days, many are choosing to hear music streamed to save the postman! I’m glad to say that both my CDs (‘Voices from the Sea’ and ‘Simplicius’) are available streamed as well as on CD. For instance these sites can be...