On Nov 1st I conducted the Cantiunculae Chamber Choir in their premiere of a work they commissioned from me, Anthem For Doomed Youth. The performance took place in the PRONI building in Belfast.
I received a recording of the Japanese premiere of a movement from my suite for solo guitar, performed by Mitsuo Nagata in Kyoto.
And on Nov 5th, viola player Laura Sinnerton from the BBC National Orchestra of Wales recorded my major new work for solo viola, The Testimony of John Paton. The work is designed to be presented in an interactive format, and will soon be available in 360 VR, but for now please enjoy this fixed recording of it.
A massive thanks to the BBC Singers for a fantastic workshop with Stephen McNeff and Cecilia McDowell, working on my piece A Slave in the Land of Liberty
A Slave in the Land of Liberty is to be workshopped by the BBC Singers on 18/09/18 at a BASCA Workshop, Maida Vale Studios, London.
August 2018Japanese premier of two of my guitar works, performed by Rosetta Contemporary Ensemble, on the 25th August at the Crossing Voices recital. Eyewitness of His Majesty: – I Bartholomew, the Scholar, – VI Judas, who betrayed Him.
March 2018 Very privileged to have my choral work Hinneni featured on Annunciations, the St Salvator’s Chapel Choir’s new CD launched on 6th March. It features sacred music by Sir James MacMillan, his influences, contemporaries and six new generation composers mentored by him on the TheoArtistry Composers’ Scheme.
Details available here: TheoArtistry CD Launch Concert
CD available to order: Annunciations.