Compositions

Fountain scan 4Opera and Theatre:

A Fountain Sealed (90’)
An opera in two acts with a prologue, libretto by Thomas Walton
– 2 sopranos, counter-tenor, tenor, 2 baritones, ensemble of 14 players

The Ascent of F6 – 2006 (10’)
Incidental music and songs for the play by Auden/Isherwood
– voices, piano

Famous Five Birds – 2013 (10’)
Incidental music and songs for a children’s puppet show by the Nutmeg Puppet company
– flute, oboe, trombone, guitar, violin, cello, piano

Flopsicle! – 2014 (6’)
Opening song for a new musical by Adrian Wright
– voices, piano

Orchestra/ensemble with conductor:

As Chants Would Have It… – 2006 (22’)
– large orchestra

’Tis Pity – 2003 (4’30”)
– large orchestra

Contrapunctus 8 (after JS Bach) – 2001 (6’)
– large ensemble with electronics
(collaboration with Christopher Branch and Adam Melvin)

Chamber:

Instinctive Ritual – 2015 (7’)
– piano 4 hands

Trans-Atlantic Flight of Fancy – 2013 (9′)
– NOW Ensemble: flute, clarinet, electric guitar, piano, bass

Things Needed for a Good Celebration… A Prelude (after Sophie Large) – 2010 (6′)
– Cello and piano

Call to Prayer – 2010 (4′)
– Piano and string ensemble (violin I, violin II, viola, cello, bass)

Piece and Quiet – 2009 (3′)
– ‘Trout’ Piano Quintet (violin, viola, cello, double bass, piano)

Music – 2008 (3′)
– Piano Trio (violin, cello, piano)

Crystal – 2008 (7’)
– Piano Quartet (violin, viola, cello, piano)

Natipur – 2007 (6’)
– sarangi, tabla, cello, percussion, harp, piano

Gestures – 2006 (7’)
– cello, piano

String Quartet – 2005 (11’)

– 2 violins, viola, cello

Loss – 2004 (6’30”)
– flute, clarinet, violin, cello, percussion, piano

Solitude – 2003 (11’)
– violin, cello, piano

Static – 2003 (9’30”)
– four percussionists: (glock, vibes, marimba, 2 suspended cymbals, 2 snare drums, 2 sets of 3 toms, large bass drum)

A Bit Ga-Ga – 2003 (8’)
– flute and piano

Endings – 2002 (13’)
– violin and piano

Learning to Dance – 2002 (5’)
– flute, clarinet, bassoon, 2 percussionists, harp, guitar, piano, bass

Solo Instrument:

Morning – 2015 (5’)
– solo piano

Flowers of the Field, In Memoriam – 2015 (7’)
– solo piano

Variations on a Theme of Cole Porter – 2014 (13’)
– solo piano

Cell-leg-o – 2011 (7′)
– Solo Cello

Homecoming – 2007 (7′)
– Solo violin

Open the Doors – 2004 rev. 2009 (13’)
– solo violin

It doesn’t matter how you start…it matters how you finish – 2002 (24’)
– solo piano

Vocal and choral:

Song for the Birds – text by Matt Howard; 2013 (3′)
– childrens voices (unison, additional two parts depending on ability) and piano or MIDI accompaniment

Dawn, September – text by David W. Lankshear; 2012 (10′)
– voice and harp

Cabaret Songs – text by Auden/Isherwood; 2008 (10′)
– voice and piano

In the Deserts – text by WH Auden; 2007 (3’30”)
SATB a cappella

Vision and Prayer – text by Dylan Thomas; 2002 (13’)
– baritone and piano

A Sniff of the Real Me – text by Sophie Large; 2001 (10’)
– soprano and string quartet (two violins, viola, cello)

The Vision of Saint Peter  – text by Sharon Currant; 2000 (35’)
– three soloists, amateur choir, children’s choir, organ, piano and string quartet

Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis 1997 (10’)
– 8-part choir (incl. baritone solo) and organ