8. CHAMBER MUSIC (d) WW / WW + PNO

(scores in alphabetical order)


ARIEL (1988) 7' 
flute and piano 
1st perf: Nicola Ellis (fl ), Sadie Harrison (pf), King’s College, London, 27 June 1988. 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y149 

DANCE IN THE LIGHT (1997) 4' two C flutes 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase (two copies supplied), ref Y157


. . . ET LAMENTABLE JOYE (1988, rev. 2002) 6'
 solo clarinet in B flat
1st perf: Robina Dallmeyer, British Music Information Centre, London, 5 May 1988;1st perf (rev. version): Andrew Mason, Kimbolton Music Club, Cambridgeshire, 1 December 2002. 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y193


FANTASY QUINTET (1998) 15' 
five C flutes 

       I Dark Journey 
      II Dance in the Light

Written for music students at Reading University. 
Pub. S&B. Score and parts available for purchase, ref Y164

IN SITU (2013) 11'
tenor saxophone and piano
Dedicated to the victims of the Sandy Hook massacre, Connecticut, USA.

            1. Uneven Ground   LISTEN
            2. Bitter Water  LISTEN       

1st perf.: Dan Goble, saxophone, Russell Hirshfield, piano, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, Connecticut, USA, 15 April, 2015 
Pub. Tŷ Cerdd, 2016

LITTLE DUOS (2006) 9' 
two B flat clarinets 
1st perf: George Georgiou and Ona Cardona, City University, London, 27 February 2007. 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase (two copies supplied), ref Y233 

                       i. Presto  LISTEN    
                       ii. Andante  LISTEN     
                       iii. Presto    LISTEN      

These exciting Little Duos require lively players with a fairly fluent technique, and they are welcome additions to the duo repertoire.                                           
                                      David Campbell, Sheet Music Review, March/April 2007 

 . . . to play they are witty, imaginative and explore some beautiful harmonies. The interplay between the two instruments is creatively handled with some striking and unusual effects. Definitely for advanced players (Grade 8 plus) but my school-aged students of this standard were very keen to learn and perform them. 
                                     Helen Paskins, Music Teacher, December 2006


LITTLE DUOS FOR TWO BASSOONS (2013) 8½ '

1. Winding Tune
II. Ave Regina
III. Receding Tune

1st perf: Angharad Thomas, Harry Davidson, bassoons, Mordan Hall, St Hugh’s College, Oxford, 7 March 2014. 
Pub. Tŷ Cerdd, 2017

LOCOMOTION (2016) 7½'
clarinet quartet 

1. Strolling  LISTEN 
2. Contemplating 
3. Walking with all due speed  

1st perf: Catrin Soons, Lowri Thom, Daisy Cooksley (cls), Jesse Gosse (bcl), St Mary’s Priory Church, Monmouth, 19 April 2017 
Pub. S&B. Score and parts (3 B flat, 1 bass clarinet) available for purchase, ref Y340


PERERIN (2015) 
flute and clarinet in Bb  
1st perf: Alena Walentin, flute, Peryn Clement-Evans, clarinet, Aberystwyth Arts Centre, 6 May, 2018
(copies available from the composer)

PRIMAVERA (1984–2002) 20' LISTEN  
fl, ob, cl, hn, bsn 

I. Midwinter Spring
 II. Opening Buds
III. Spring Midwinter

1st perf, Mvt I: Patterson Wind Quintet (Kate Hill, fl, Nicholas Daniel, ob, Joy Farrell, cl, Peter Ash, hn, Peter Williams, bsn, St John’s Downshire Hill, Hampstead, London, 30 June 1984; 1st complete perf: The Aurora Ensemble, Pontardawe Arts Centre, Swansea, 1 November 2002. 
Pub. S&B. Score and parts available for purchase, ref Y196 

REDLANDS SUITE (1967 rev. Oct. 2016) 8'
oboe, clarinet and bassoon 

I. Distances                         II. Stony Ground
III. On Green Lawns.         IV. Irregular Paths

1st perf, original version: undergraduate students, University of Reading Music Department, June 1967
Pub. Tŷ Cerdd, 2017

SHADOW DANCE (1984, rev. 1985) 7' 
flute, oboe and piano 
1st perf (orig. version): Joanne Pitman (fl), Christle Judd (ob), Richard Shaw (pf), King’s College, London, February 1984. 1st perf (rev. version): Members of Capricorn: Philippa Davies (fl), Christopher O’Neal (ob), Julian Jacobson (pf), St John’s Smith Square, London,May 1985;  1st broadcast perf: same performers, January 1986 (BBC Radio 3).
Pub. S&B.Score and parts available for purchase, ref AC150

SHAPING THE AIR (2000) 11' 
oboe and piano

        I  Fretting  LISTEN-- II  Silver Ropes -- III  Windmills
  
1st perf: Katherine MacKintosh (ob), Simon Lepper (pf), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 22 November 2000. 
Pub. S&B Copies available for purchase, ref Y18

SHAPING THE AIR (2000, 2002) 11' 
Version for soprano/alto saxophone and piano

I. Fretting
 II. Silver Ropes
III. Windmills

1st perf: Sarah James (sax), Paul Turner (pf), British Clarinet and Saxophone Society Congress, Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff, 25 October 2002 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y195

SONGLINES (2002) 12' 
alto saxophone and piano 

I. Violets are Blue LISTEN 
II. Fourteen Angels
III. The Tree on the Hill

1st perf: Sarah James (sax), Grace Huang (pf), Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, 12 March 2003. 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y199 

In three movements, the piece travels through many interesting climates often in very tight, angular environments needing much rhythmical security. The composer, obviously well acquainted with the instrument, stretched its and the performer’s capabilities. 
                                              A. Wilson, Clarinet & Saxophone, Summer 2003

STEPPING OUT (1996) 9' 
clarinet and piano 
1st perf: Katherine Spencer (cl), Sam Haywood (pf), Britten Theatre, Royal College of Music, London, 15 August 1997. 
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y144  

[Stepping Out], a virtuosic, witty, clarinet-piano duo was given a captivating performance. . .
                                              Deborah Hayes, IAWM Journal, Winter 1998

TRAQUAIR MUSIC (1989) 7' 
solo oboe

                      1. Dance    LISTEN   /   LISTEN
                      2. Plaint      LISTEN  / 
                      3. Dance/Plaint   LISTEN   /  LISTEN

1st perf: Cynthia Green, Rocky Mountain College, Billings, Montana, USA, 23 February 1991; 1st British perf: Ruth Scott, Presteigne Festival, 30 August 1996.
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y146

WHEREVER I GO (1995) 5' 
solo flute 
1st perf: Anna Maria Morini, Castello Caetani, Sermoneta, Italy (Pontino Festival), 9 June 1995 ; 1st British perf: Lisa-Maree Amos, BMIC, London, 6 June, 1996.
Pub. S&B. Copies available for purchase, ref Y147