Writing music; writing about music; teaching; performing
Symphony: 'The Newent'. Latest composition project. You can listen below to the first scene, Dawn Over the Lake. First performance was in 2017 with the Newent Orchestra. Listen to the other scenes here.
New Book: Ramblings About Music
Musical Experience: A lifetime's interest in contemporary and classical music with some Guildhall training and rock violin in the mix. Current leader of the Newent Orchestra. Founding member of Baroque group, Carnevale.
Compositions: The Newent Symphony, Francesca's Lament, Follia Riffs; Imagination for Violin; The Well-Tempered Orchestra; Telstar Revisited; Quartet - The Pauntley; Concept album - Alchemy; Walking Music; Climbing Music; Trio - For Three in Four on Five.
Arrangements: Roman, Wind Overture; Gypsy Medley; 'Sing' for Orchestra and Choir, Memory Music, Ivor Novello Medley for Strings
Media Experience: Journalist, blogger, editor, founder of the Contemporary Music Project.
Teaching: Violin, viola and music theory.