News: March, 2018

Retorica premiere in April

After a long gestation period of workshops and partial performances, violin duo Retorica (Harriet Mackenzie and Philippa Mo) perform the world premiere of the full version of Dances and Chorales for two violins and live electronics in a concert for the Cardiff University Concert Series (17 April, 19:00).

Fidelio Trio at CoMA Festival Cardiff re-scheduled

Following postponement due to the snowy weather in early March, the Cardiff events for CoMA's national Festival of Contemporary Music for All have been re-scheduled for Thursday 3 May. The Fidelio Trio's performance of my "Mammals of Southern Africa", alongside music by Joe Cutler, Donnacha Dennehy and Michael Finnissy, will take place at 14:00 in the Concert Hall of Cardiff University's School of Music.

Tracing Lines and Reaching, Falling in South Africa

An excellent South African trio of musicians - Liesl Stoltz (flute), Peter Martens (cello) and Jose Dias (piano) perform two of my works (Reaching, Falling - in a new arrangement for flute, cello and piano - and the original flute and cello version of Tracing Lines) in a concert of South African works called African Explorations. The programme gets two outings - 11 March at the Woordfees in Stellenbosch, and 20 March at the Baxter Concert Hall, Cape Town - and alos includes works by Adrian More, Jan-Hendrik Harley and Conrad Asman.