Archive | May, 2019

Sound Sketches review

Thanks very much to Elena Cobb for pointing out this lovely and very positive review in Music Teacher magazine of my three volumes of Sound Sketches pieces. I wrote these for the early levels of piano study, and they’re gradually getting known more and more. They’re are available through #EVCMusic

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Serenata Notturna – expanded!

Kiertue käynnistetty! And if your Finnish is a little rusty, that means ‘tour launched’ (or so Facebook translate tells me). Yesterday, for the first time, the combined forces of the Avonia Music Institute guitar and string orchestras gave a performance of my Serenata Notturna. Further dates to follow, including off to Stockholm soon!!

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New recording

I’m delighted to have just received a new CD from Tricahue, a brilliant Chilean ensemble that is based around saxophones and percussion. This recording features music by South American composers as well as my Pájaros del Mar, a piece that they’ve been playing for a long time. I’m very grateful to these performers (Alejandro Rivas […]

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