Updates

Jan—Aug 2019

    Aug 2019

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    Listenpony #19, new piece for Ligeti Quartet

    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.

    Jun 2019

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    New Creatives North announced

    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. 

    May 2019

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    New work, Psalms 22 and 23, for Jess Dandy

    Happy to be writing a new piece for fantastic Contralto Jess Dandy for the next Listenpony concert! She'll be singing with Francesco Iannuzzelli playing on Oud. I'm writing a piece using words from Psalms 22 and 23 (v good ones). Check out the event here.

    Mar 2019

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    Next Listenpony announced!

    The next listenpony lineup has been announced: contralto Jess Dandy, Francesco on Oud, Simon Desbruslais playing new works for trumpet, and singer songwriter Chloe Foy. Janet Oates, Gareth Moorcraft and Joss Smith are joining us in writing new work. Details up here.

    Jan 2019

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    For Grace, After a Party recording now online

    Live at Listenpony: Duo Bayanello is out today! It's from our January 2018 concert, and includes my For Grace, After a Party played by Duo Bayanello. Listen here on Spotify.

    Jan 2019

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    New video: For Grace After A Party

    New video online, from Listenpony this time last year. A queasy duo for cello and accordion, written for Duo Bayanello (Cecilia Bignall and Iosif Purits). Check it out here.

    Jan 2019

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    Listenpony 2019

    Listenpony's 2019 is pretty much fully formed: 28 Jan, 29 May, and 26 Sep. We're working with some exciting people this year -- check it out at listenpony.com.

    Jan 2019

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    New works for Apartment House and Royal Northern Sinfonia / Lars Vogt

    I've recently finished two new works: a string trio, '3 missed alarms' and 'The Sea' for orchestra and piano. They'll be performed 28 Jan at Listenpony and 15 Feb at The Sage Gateshead, respectively. Check out the details on the calendar page.