Three Bad Jokes - 2020
Comical settings of bad jokes composed for The Arc Project: Digital edition in collaboration with soprano Darcy Thorpe
Chronos - 2020
An aleatoric work for flute inspired by the music of the shakuhachi.
In Tenebris - 2020
A setting of Thomas Hardy's poem of the same name, composed for The Arc Project's 'Songs on Thomas Hardy'
Soprano, bass and fixed media
To be recorded by Susie Duxbury and David Valsamidis
The night is darkening round me - 2020
Composed for Psappha's 'Composing for Sitar' scheme, focused on controlled improvisation.
To be recorded by Jasdeep Singh Degun in Summer 2020
Gamebook - 2019
A non-linear work for the first concert of The Arc Project. Composed in collaboration with harpist Ruth Lee.
Premiere by Ruth Lee for The Arc Project (October 19th 2019)
Evanescent - 2019
My first work for orchestra, based around a slowly degrading line.
No Fuss - 2019
An experimental work for a solo string instrument
Solo violin, viola or cello
Premiere by Rebecca Burden at AMOK #4
Redshift - 2019
A piece composed for Gamelan Sekar Petak for their annual concert in the Jack Lyons Concert Hall
Piano and Javanese Gamelan
Premiere by Gamelan Sekar Petak (May 15th 2019)
(I)dentity - 2019
An exploration of the use and effects of pronouns in the creation of unity and conflict
Flute, cello, percussion (small gong, tam-tam, vibraphone), fixed media
Premiere by the Chimera Ensemble (June 7th 2019)
Three Worlds - 2019
String quartet no. 1
Workshopped by Quatuor Diotima (November 20th 2018)
Fall, Leaves, Fall - 2018
A setting of the Emily Brontë poem for upper voice choir
Smile, Smile, Smile - 2018
A setting of Wilfred Owen's poem of the same name for voice and large ensemble.
Alto flute (piccolo), clarinet in Bb, horn in F, percussion (tubular bells, tam-tam, bass drum, snare drum), piano, celesta, violin, cello
Premiere by the Chimera Ensemble (November 16th 2018)
Images for six instruments - 2018
Six small movements inspired by six 'images'.
Flute, bass clarinet, percussion (vibraphone, tam-tam, timpani, drum kit), piano, violin, cello
Premiere by the Chimera Ensemble (March 2nd 2018)
Would You Kindly - 2017
A duet for flute and guitar inspired by both Takemitsu's Towards the Sea and the video game Bioshock.
Flute and classical guitar
Premiere by the Chimera Ensemble (November 17th 2017)
Sleep now, O sleep now, O you unquiet heart! - 2016
A choral setting of poem 34 from James Joyce's Chamber Music poems.
Premiere by the York Composer Collective (February 27th 2017)
Pathos - 2015
The guitar duet that started my journey into serious composition.
Classical guitar duet
Premiere by Jake Adams and Peter Cain (April 20th 2016)