LIVE EVENTS BELOW...
Friday 24 January - 'NEW COMMISSION'
Performed by Kate Ledger (piano) - 'Disrupted Human'
York Concerts, Rymer Auditorium, University of York @7.30pm
Tuesday 17 September - 'Fault-Klang'
Performed by Paul Evernden
The Old Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, London @7.30pm
June 15th - 'TWENTY MIRRORS - PART ONE'
Piano Duo and Electronics, performed by Kate Harrison-Ledger and Mark Hutchinson.
Concert at 1pm, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York.
March 10th - 'HAPPY ARE THEY WHO DWELL IN YOUR HOUSE'
Lyons Celebration Award commission. University of York Symphony Orchestra. 7.00pm (early start). TICKETS
February 15th - 'FAULT-KLANG'
Psappha Ensemble 'Caught in the Treetops'.
Psappha at St. Michael's, 36-38 George Leigh Street, Ancoats, Manchester, M4 5DG, 7.30pm. TICKETS
(This performance is being recorded by BBC Radio 3 for future broadcast)
June 13th - 'LONE YELLOW'
SCAW Duo - Sarah Watts (bass clarinet) & Anthony Clare (piano)
Informal concert at 5pm, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, University of York.
NOV 18TH - 'FAULT-KLANG'
University of York, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall performed by the Chimera Ensemble. 13.15pm
SEPT 28TH – ‘TWENTY MIRRORS’ FOR PIANO DUO AND INDIAN ELEPHANT BELLS
twenty mirrors is a work in progress for two pianos, Indian elephant bells and electronics. Sketches from this work will be performed (by Alice Masterson and Sophie Adams) and discussed at the Postgraduate Forum Day Composition Workshop at the University of York, chaired by composer/sound artist Federico Reuben.
MARCH 25TH – FINAL DAY OF THE PSAPPHA ‘WRITING FOR CLARINET SCHEME’
This is the final day of the amazing three-month ‘writing for clarinet scheme’, through which I have had the pleasure of working closely with Psappha’s very own Dov Goldberg. The day will consist of filming and recording Fault Klang along with new works by the other composer’s involved in the project, of which I’m looking forward to hearing.
FEBRUARY 16TH – ‘STRING QUARTET NO.1, ERRATIC’
Quatuor Diotima workshop the final version of the quartet one year after the initial workshop of the first sketches. Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall, Department of Music, University of York
FEBRUARY 15TH – COMPOSITION SEMINAR AT YORK ST. JOHN UNIVERSITY
I will be presenting and discussing my most recent music with the MA Composition students at York St. John University.
NOVEMBER 2015 – MARCH 2016 – ‘NEW WORK FOR SOLO BASS CLARINET – FAULT KLANG‘
Psappha ensemble’s ‘writing for Clarinet Scheme’. Working closely with Psappha’s clarinetist Dov Goldberg through three 1:1 rehearsal sessions; culminating in a day of filming and recording at the end of March.
PAST EVENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS UP TO 2015
SEPTEMBER 5TH 2015 – ‘TÄNZE EINER BIS SIEBEN’
Jin Hyung Lim (piano) & Late Music concert series commission
York Unitarian Chapel, York, England.
MAY 9TH 2015 – ‘IN MEMORIAM’
Lunar Saxophone Quartet 10th Anniversary Concert
St. Anne and St. Agnes Church, Gresham St., London, EC2V 7BX
SEPTEMBER 6TH 2014 – ‘STATEN CROSSING I-VIII’
York, England, Late Music concert series commission, York Unitarian Chapel written for the Delta Saxophone Quartet.
JUNE 13TH 2014 – ‘MEMORY STACKS I-X’
University of York, Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall written for the Chimera Ensemble.
APRIL 27TH 2014– ‘THE HOLE OF HORCUM’
Radio 3 Beograd (Serbia) Broadcast
VARIOUS DATES – ‘THE HOLE OF HORCUM’ (CONCERTO FOR ACCORDION AND ORCHESTRA)
November 3rd 2013 – Linz, Austria, Österreichischen Symphoniker “International Series”, Landeskulturzentrum Ursulinenhof soloists: Franko Bozac (accordion), conductor Zvonimir Hacko.
July 1st 2011 – Piran Summer Music Festival, Slovinia, Croatian Philharmonic Orchestra, Soloist Franko Bozac, Conductor Mladen Tarbuk.
February 2009 – Pula, Croatia, Dobrila University of Pula’s 15th Anniversary of the Classical Accordion department, Soloist Franko Bozac, Conductor Denis Modrušan.
October 2008 – Royal Academy of Music Duke’s Hall, London, RAM Orchestra, Soloist Franko Bozac (accordion), Conductor Patrick Bailey.
September 7th 2013 – ‘Gesualdo Fragments’ (solo piano)
Late Music Concert Series 2013 ‘Madrigals Now’, Soloist Mark Hutchinson (Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate, York)
November 22nd 2012 – ‘In Memoriam’ (saxophone quartet)
BBC Radio 3 Late Junction Broadcast, Lunar Saxophone Quartet.
September 1st 2012 – ‘The Fifth Element’
Late Music Concert Series 2012 ‘Souza Winds’, Soloist David Benfield (Unitarian Chapel, St Saviourgate, York)
2009 - 'Modicum Momentum'
Solo percussion performed by Sarah Mason. Commissioned by the Inaugural KammerKlang, London.
March 25th 2008 – ‘Chamber Concerto’
Royal Academy of Music Duke’s Hall, Aurora Orchestra
February 28th 2008 – ‘Old Peculier’
Royal Academy of Music DJ Hall, CoMA London
April 2007 – ‘Shadowing’
Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, a London Sinfonietta and Royal Academy of Music collaboration
November 2007 – ‘In Memoriam’
The Warehouse, London, Lunar Saxophone Quartet
Winning piece of the Lunar Saxophone Quartets inaugural young composers competition. The piece was subsequently recorded on the quartets album ‘Flux’ (released 2012)
February 28th 2007 – ‘Music for Six’
St Gregory’s Centre for Music, Canterbury Sounds New festival 2007
Also performed at the Royal Academy of Music’s Duke’s Hall 02/03/07 and a Park Lane Group composer workshop at the Royal Festival Hall in 2007.
November 21st 2006 – ’10 Pages’
Huddersfield Town Hall, Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2006 Young Composers’ Workshop, Soloist Rhodri Davies.