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FOR PIANO

FREE (Sonata No. 1) ~ This large scale virtuosic work in one movement is packed with sonorous activity. Captivating music
NOUMENA (Sonata No. 2) ~ A bravura work for the instrument which is written in one long movement, containing striking harmonies and melodic beauty in abundance. Music to dazzle the senses.
PARTICLES ~ This innovative piece is a musical representation of subatomic particles. A demonstration of multi-rhythmic polyphony.
ADVERSITY ~ A work based on an improvisation I played for a BBC news item on the construction of the Channel Tunnel Rail Link.


NEVER TOO LATE TO LEARN
 

This is a collection of original piano music, especially written to appeal to the mature student. Ranging from Grade 1 to 5 standard, these rewarding pieces have brought enjoyment and a sense of achievement to the many piano pupils who have learnt them.

COPY CAT

AN EVENING IN MAY

WALTZ

DANCE FOR VINCENT

MARCH

ACROSS IBERIA

A LITTLE GEM

IMPROVISATION

COOL FOAL

UPSIDE-DOWN BLUES

 


THE LITTLE PIANO BOOK

CABALA ~ Music with an hypnotic sense of mystery and the exotic.
DANCE TRANCE ~ An exhibition of rapturous joy with exuberant rhythms and drive.
SUMMER ~ Lie back and enjoy a long, hot Summer's day.
ORISON ~ A pastoral prayer of peace.
NIGHT FLOWERS ~Music which evokes the intoxicating perfumes in a garden on a warm Summer's evening.
QUID EST VERITAS ~ So, what is truth?
SCHERZO ~ Rhythmic games, full of fun.
ENDINGS ~ A slow goodbye.
(YouTube)


 

FOR CLARINET & PIANO

HUMORESQUE ~ Music with a light-hearted grace and reflective central section.

RHAPSODY ~ A melodic dual between clarinet and piano.

SUMMER IN MIND ~ Music which speaks of the analogy between the perfection of a Summer's day and the transcendence of the mind. Harmonic luxuriance, melodic reverie and striking canons blend to produce a stunning work. A substantial addition to the clarinet repertoire. (YouTube)

 

FOR TROMBONE & PIANO

EIDOLON ~ A sonic apparition.

ARIA ~ Music with mellifluous charm.

 

FOR FLUTE & PIANO

ARABESQUE ~ A succession of rhythmic melismas accompanied by haunting refrains. Unforgettable.

EARLY DAYS (YouTube)

FOR HARP

BRAIN WAVES ~ An especially arranged, shorter version of ' Noumena'. (YouTube)
 


Satu Salo who gave the first performance of 'Brain Waves'

STRINGS

 

MELODIC LANDSCAPES ~ For string orchestra.
(YouTube)

 

CHURCH MUSIC

TANTUM ERGO ~ ( For S.A.T.B. a cappella ) In this piece you will find fanfares and polyphony, based on the plainsong melody.

THE PEOPLE'S MASS ~ An accessible setting for unison congregation and organ.

PRAYER OF ST FRANCIS ~ A setting of the famous prayer of St Francis of Assisi for S.A.T.B. a cappella. (YouTube)

SONGS

FAR, FAR AWAY ~ A moving setting of the poem by Alfred Lord Tennyson, for soprano and organ.

VIEWING PLATFORM ~ Music set to a poem by John Bennett for soprano and piano.

 

 

THE CAROL COLLECTION

This is an assortment of original carols guaranteed to induce the Christmas spirit.