News

Jun 2019—now

    CoMA New Music Trail, Newcastle

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    Feb 2020

    At the start of next month, the Royal Northern Sinfonia will be performing some wind quintet pieces by me for their CoMA New Music Trail, part of a UK-wide festival of new music. Get tickets here.

    'Be nice to see you' out now on the BBC

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    Jan 2020

    My short piece for string quartet and recorded sound just went live on the BBC Sounds website. 

    This was written for New Creatives North, played by the Ligeti Quartet, with phone and field recordings by me.

    Listen now on BBC Sounds. Or, find out more about the piece here.

    Gramphone article

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    Oct 2019

    Me and the other Listenpony composers were asked a while ago by Gramphone "what does it mean to be a composer today". Read our responses here

    New Creatives North commission

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    Sep 2019

    After recording string parts with the Ligeti Quartet earlier this week, and mixing a final draft on Tuesday, I've finished a piece called Ee well for the New Creatives North scheme, incorporating field recordings, new music for string quartet, and a load of illicitly recorded phone conversations with my parents. Online soon

    Listenpony #19, new piece for Ligeti Quartet

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    Aug 2019

    Looking forward to this great lineup - Joseph Havlat, Ligeti Quartet and Ana Silvera! I'll be writing a piece for Ligeti Quartet, and there'll also be music from Freya Waley-Cohen and Josephine Stephenson, and new pieces from Egidija Medekšaitė, Rūta Vitkauskaitė and Joseph Howard. Tickets here.

    New Creatives North announced

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    Jun 2019

    Excited to be a part of this scheme focussing on talent from the north! Am excited to be working on something different to my usual stuff: a work incorporating recorded voices, field recordings and instrumental music. Will be developing over the summer.