Fire works

On November 5th the wonderful Piatti Quartet played my ‘Fuzon‘ at the Hampstead Garden Suburb Chamber Music Festival. An auspicious day for William Blake’s Fuzon who “On spiked flames rose, his hot visage flam’d furious”.  This...

Tri-ing at the Guildhall

The Guildhall School of Music viola day on Wed 25th October included my ‘Gestures’ viola duo and my viola sextet ‘Tri’ performed by a group of postgraduates to finish off the day.

Coming Up in October 2017

On Saturday October 21st from 3:30 pm – 9:30 pm ‘Celebrating Sussex Folk Song‘, at The Old Chapel, Alfriston included my Song of Three for choir and folk players and singers. The next performance will be at Bridge Cottage Heritage Centre, Uckfield on...

Romantique

A new single movement for flute, viola and piano. It is, as its name suggests, somewhat romantic and slightly antique. It is also brief – 3’30”

Mouthpiece

New music for trumpet and piano, including my ‘Mouthpiece’, will get first performances on September 21st at the Friends Meeting House, Brighton. The players are Fraser Tannock (winner of the Philip Jones Brass Prize, and the Royal Overseas League Competition) and...

Another Orpheus

July 8th sees the premiere of my ‘Another Orpheus’ for string orchestra, by the Musicians of All Saints. The title is from a drama by Shelley which he wrote to support the Greek war of independence (in which Byron famously died). ‘Another Orpheus...