Selected Concert Works

Dramatic Works

The Tyburn Tree
Progressive (2014) 1h
libretto: Marc Almond, Tom Pickard, Iain Sinclair, William Blake, John Dee
Male Vocal/Flexible Ensemble

The Ballad of Jamie Allan
Opera (2004) 1h 20'
libretto: Tom Pickard
alto, baritone, Northumbrian pipes
1(pic, afl).1(bcl).0.0./0.0.0.0/perc/hp/pf(ekbd).gtr/st

Angel Magick
Opera (1997) 1h 15'
libretto: David Pountney
soprano, 2 countertenors, low contralto, baritone, actor
0.0.0+4sx(4cl).0/0.2.2.0/ hpd/kbd.egtr.bgtr/4perc/lute/6viols/
prepared tape/sound operator

Orchestral/Concerto

Arcadia
Saxophone Concerto (2016) 23'
Soprano Saxophone
2.2.2.2/2.2.2.2.1/Timp/Harp/2perc/Piano/str

Polar - The Song of the Arctic
Orchestral Work (2010) 6'
3.3.3.3./4.2.3.1/timp.perc/hp/pno/str

Earthlight
Oratorio (2009) 29'
text: Matthew Harle
Mixed Chorus, 2.2.2.2/4.2.3.1/timp.perc/pno/str

Bluebird
Saxophone Concerto (2009) 14'
saxophone (alto)
Symphonic Wind Orchestra

The Little Death Machine
Saxophone Concerto (2006) 19'
saxophone (soprano/sopranino)
2.2.2.2/2.0.0.0/2perc/2kbds/str

Silencium
Vocal/Orchestral Suite (1998) 35'
2 sopranos/saxophone
2(afl)2(ca)2(bcl)2/2.2.0.0/3perc/ hp.pf(syn,kbd)/str

Hymn to the Sun
Saxophone Solo (1997) 5'
saxophone (soprano)
Strings

Rosie Blood
Vocal/Orchestral Work (1996) 23'
Countertenor
Mixed Chorus, 8sx/2tbn.btbn/2perc/kbd/hp

The Three Ravens
Song Cycle (Text - Trad.) (1996) 19'
soprano/saxophone (soprano)
pic.asx(ssx)/hn.tpt.btbn/pf/str

The Golden Demon
Saxophone Concerto (1995) 25'
saxophone (soprano/alto)
hn.4tpt.4tbn.tba/4perc

Terror and Magnificence
Ensemble Work (1995) 23'
sop/alto sax/sop/tenor sax/tape

The Secret Life of Madame Sauvage
Ensemble Work (1993) 18'
0.1.0+asx.0/4.4.3+btbn.1/2perc/ 2hp/tape

Nightflight
Saxophone Solo (1991) 6'
saxophone (soprano)
1+afl.0.2.2/2.2.1.0/3perc/str

Choral Works

City Solstice
(2010) 19'
text: Tom Pickard
s trebles/countertenor/saxophone (soprano) Chorus SATB/Organ

Royal Ring Road
(2005) 7'
text: Iain Sinclair
6 Male Voices

Mrs Beeton's Christmas Plum Pudding
(2003) 6'
text: Charlotte Cory
Chorus SATB/2 actors (m/f)

Dear Willoughby
(1998) 7'
text: David Pountney
Chorus SATB/Hunting Horn

Chamber Works

Songs of Earth and Alchemy
Progressive (2014) 40'
libretto: John Harle
Solo saxophone, solo soprano voice
Flexible Ensemble

Arcadia
Chamber Trio (2012) 23'
Violin, Soprano Saxophone, Piano

A Painted Life
Music from 'Lucian Freud - A Painted Life' (BBC2) (2012) 17'
Soprano Voice, Soprano Saxophone, Piano, String Quartet, Bass Guitar

Innocent
Saxophone Solo (2012) 8'
Soprano Saxophone and Electronics

The Pied Piper
Saxophone Solo (2012) 12'
text: Robert Browning
Soprano Saxophone/Electronics

St George and the Dragon
(2010) 25'
text: Adrian Henri
baritone/mezzo soprano cl.bcl.asx/pf

The Little Death Machine
(2005) 19'
sax 4tet/tape

Hunting the Hare
(1996) 8'
2 sax/kbd

The Shadow of the Duke
(1988) 7'
soprano/soprano sax/pf

Miles and Miles
(1985) 20'
brass 5tet/perc

The Bell Jar
(1985) 20'
4 soprano saxophones

Foursquare
(1980) 13'
sax 4tet