Within The Flames
Solo Scordatura Violin (or Viola) with Electronics (playback + effect processing)
A set of 5 short movements:
[220.127.116.11; 18.104.22.168; 2 perc + timp, harp,22.214.171.124.6.]
A set of 5 short orchestral scenes inspired by Alfred Hitchcock's 1945 film Spellbound:
I. Lovers' Knot
II. Hitchcock's Cameo: A Recitative
III. Dream Burlesque
V. Memento Mori
Commissioned through the LSO Discovery's Panufnik Composers Scheme, generously supported by Lady Hamlyn and The Helen Hamlyn Trust.
Premiere given by the London Symphony Orchestra on 19th December 2019 at the Barbican Hall, London.
"...Like ink spilt on untreated wood, chords bled from every fissure and seeped into the mood as they spread. It was nothing if not absorbing." Bachtrack
You can read more about the piece on the LSO's Blog and also in the premiere concert programme notes.
Sample score ⤋
Perfume Coffret Miniatures
A set of 10 miniatures created for Sophya's Ravello Records album Electric Scent from instrumental sounds of the saxophone, cello, harpsichord, classical guitar and found objects.