2 Euphoniums and 2 Tubas3 mins

First Performance: Tubalate, Royal Northern College of Music – 14th November 2003

Magnification X (times)

Soprano, Sopranino Recorder, Cello and Harpsichord4 mins

First Performance: Barbirolli Room, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester – 16th October 2004

Programme Notes

“The composer noted that he hoped the exoticism of the text was reflected in the scoring, the most exotic he has composed for to date – he need not have had any anxiety as the music vividly captured the depiction of microscopic nature evoked in Sarah Day’s poem.”
Andrew Mayes, BMS News March 2005″

Dancing in the Ghetto

Chamber Ensemble Picc. Ob. Cl/Bass Cl. Bsn. 1, 1, 1, 2 Perc. Piano, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1 4 mins.

First Performance: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group cond. Peter Wiegold – 11th May 2008

A New Life for Anya (2012)

6 mins 15 secs

First Performance: The Forge, Camden, LondonTempest Trio – www.tempestflutetrio.com – April 11th 2012CD

Recording: Tempest Trio pending

A New Life For Anya 2012
Tempest Trio performing A New Life for Anya at Kings Place, London 15th Sept 2013


Violin, Cello, Electric Guitar, Piano, Percussion 6 mins

First Performance: Royal Northern College of Music Vulgar Display Ensemble – December 6th 2012

Sonatina for Eight Hands

Percussion Quartet (unturned instruments) 4 mins 30 secs

First Performance: Royal Northern College of Music
RNCM Percussion Ensemble – May 2nd 2013

Grosse Fuge from Beethoven’ String Quartet op. 133

1 Sopranino, 2 Soprano, 3 Alto, 3 Tenor, 2 Baritone, Bass (12 players)15 mins

First Performance: Royal Northern College of Music RNCM
Saxophone Ensemble cond. Mark Heron – 25th June 2013


Flexible Instrumentation Commissioned by Contemporary Music for Amateurs (COMA) with funds provided by the Esmee Fairburn Fund4 mins

First Performance: COMA Summer School – 27th June 2005

Programme Notes