WNO Youth Opera Composer in Residence

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I’m thrilled to work with WNO Youth Opera on ‘Blackout’, a 20 minute opera based on the play by Davey Anderson scored for choir, 2 percussion, bass clarinet and piano. Performances are on the 7th of April 2019 at 2pm and 4pm at the Wales Millenium Centre.


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Berkeley Ensemble

’Octet’ is a new piece written for Berkeley Ensemble as part of Ty Cerdd’s CoDI Chamber Scheme.

9th of April, 8pm at St David’s Hall
as part of Ty Cerdd @ nightmusic

https://www.stdavidshallcardiff.co.uk/whats-on/contemporary-nightmusic/tŷ-cerdd-nightmusic-berkeley-ensemble/

10th of April, 7pm at Cardiff University School of Music
with 7 premieres by CoDI Chamber composers, conducted by George Vass

https://www.facebook.com/events/1013837425471479/

Phone BBC NOW Audience Line 03700 101051


LPO Young Composer Programme 2018-2019

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I’m very excited to take part in the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s Young Composer Scheme, led by James MacMillan. The composers will each write a piece up to eight minutes for musicians from the Foyle Future First orchestral programme and the LPO. The new pieces will be performed at Debut Sounds in the Queen Elizabeth Hall on Monday, July 1st.

http://www.lpo.org.uk/education/young-composers.html


 
 
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UPROAR 10x10

‘Night Parade of Monsters’ was recently performed at Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff by UROAR Wales New Music Ensemble.

The piece was commissioned by the group for a concert showcasing 10 world premieres, conducted by Michael Rafferty.

http://www.uproar.org.uk/

You can find the Guardian review by Rian Evans here.

 

 

Tamalpais Brass

'Roof’ is a new brass quintet written for Tamalpais Brass during Stockholm Chamber Brass Academy 2018.

It’s been fantastic to spend a week working together with this ensemble with coaching from composer Mike Svoboda and hornist Annamia Larsson.


 

https://tamalpaisbrass.com/

 
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