O Clavis David

3 mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text: Magnificat Antiphon at Vespers on 20 December

Commissioned by the Revd Dr Simon Jones for the choir of Merton College, Oxford
First performed by the choir of Merton College, Oxford, directed by Benjamin Nicholas on 4 May 2012

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Mass for All Saints

16 mins

for SATB and organ

‘To Jonathan Wikeley and the choir of All Saints’ Church, Fulham’
First performed by the choir of All Saints’ Church, Fulham, directed by Jonathan Wikeley, on 30 October 2016

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This Paradise I Give Thee

7 mins

for baritone and 13 players (piccolo, cor anglais, Eb clarinet, 2 bass clarinets, soprano saxophone, contrabassoon, trumpet in C, euphonium, 2 violins, viola, double bass)

Texts by John Milton (16018-1674) and Charles Darwin (1809-1882)

Commissioned by the Natural History Museum
First performed by Sir Thomas Allen and the London Contemporary Orchestra at Hintze Hall in the Natural History Museum, London on 13 July 2017

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A Piece of Sky (after Yoko Ono)

7 mins

for oboe d’amore, 2 percussion and koto

Commissioned by OKEANOS
First performed by OKEANOS at the Huddersfield Festival in November 2004

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Christmas Eve

3 mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text by Christina Rossetti (1830-1894)
‘To Joy Hill and the Vigala Singers’
First performed by the Vigala Singers, directed by Joy Hill, at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London on 20 December 2016

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O Virgo virginum

3½ mins

for SSATB unaccompanied

Text: Magnificat Antiphon for 23 December (in the Use of Salisbury)

Commissioned by Wells Cathedral Chorister Parents’ Association and Wells Cathedral Music Foundation for Matthew Owens and the Choir of Wells Cathedral   
First performed by Wells Cathedral Choir, directed by Matthew Owens, on 27 November 2016

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Ubi caritas et amor

6½ mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Texts: Offertory at Maundy Thursday and John Boyle O’Reilly (1844-1890)

Written for the wedding of Ed Frazier Davis and Gabriela O’Grady 
First performed by Bella Voce, directed by Andrew Lewis, at The Cliff Dwellers, Chicago, IL on 10 September 2016

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Imaginary Birds

for piano

Commissioned by ABRSM for Spectrum 5

First performed by Faye Evans at the Royal College of Music, London on 5 November 2016

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Untitled (for Robert Irvine)

3 mins

for cello

Written for Robert Irvine
First performed by Robert Irvine at Woodwick House, Evie, Orkney on 26 June 2016

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Flying solo

6 mins

for SA, alto saxophone in Bb, bass clarinet, trumpet in C and piano (or electric piano)

Texts by Extraordinary Voices

Commissioned by Newham Music with funds provided by the PRS Foundation
First performed by Extraordinary Voices, directed by Oscar Wood, at the Troxy, London on 12 July 2016

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All shall be Amen

4½ mins

for SATB unaccompnied

Text: Augustine of Hippo (354-430)

Commissioned by The Choir of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Evanston, IL, in memory of Hope Adix 
First performed by The Choir of St Luke’s Episcopal Church, directed by Andrew Lewis, in Gloucester Cathedral on 17 July 2016

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Three Shakespeare Songs

8½ mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Texts by William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Commissioned by Joy Hill and the Royal College of Music Junior Department Chamber Choir (with funds provided by the Friends of the RCMJD)  and Sindre Hugo Bjerkestrand and the Oslo Cathedral Youth Choir
First performed by the RCMJD Chamber Choir, directed by Joy Hill, on 9 July 2016

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Yes, I am your angel

4 mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text by Kārlis Vērdiņš (b.1979) translated by Ieva Lešinska

Commissioned by The Crossing with funds provided by the Ann Stookey Fund for New Music
First performed by The Crossing, directed by Donald Nally, at the Presbyterian Church of Chestnt Hill, Philadephia, PA on 8 July 2016

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Tantum ergo

3½ mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) (Hymn at Benediction)

Commissioned by Philip Evans and the Byron Consort of Harrow School
First performed by the Byron Consort, directed by Philip Evans, on 20 March 2016

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O salutaris hostia

2½ mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text by St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) (Hymn at Lauds, Corpus Christi)

Commissioned by Philip Evans and the Byron Consort of Harrow School
First performed by the Byron Consort, directed by Philip Evans, on 20 March 2016

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Am Abend

7 mins

for SATB unaccompanied

Text by Georg Trakl (1887-1914)

Commissioned by Sospiri as part of the Multitude of Voices project to commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of war in 1914
First performed by the BBC Singers, directed by Paul Brough, at Milton Court Concert Hall, London on 11 February 2014

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O quam gloriosum

6 mins

for SATB and organ

Texts: Magnificat Antiphon at All Saints & Revelation 7:12

Commissioned by the Dean & Chapter of Norwich Cathedral to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Norwich Cathedral Girls’ Choir,  with the generous support of Norwich School, Norwich High School for Girls, Norwich Cathedral Ex-Choristers’ Guild, Mr Peter Siddons, Mr Tim Ambler and others. 
First performed by Norwich Cathedral Choir, directed by Ashley Grote, on 1 November 2015

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Felices ter et amplius

6 mins

for double choir SATB

Text by Quintus Horatius Flaccus (65-8BC)

Commissioned for the Saint Louis Chamber Chorus (Philip Barnes, Artistic Director) by Jon D. Wilson in  joyful celebration of his wife Dr. Margaret Stacey Albin-Wilson and their twentieth wedding anniversary.
First performed by the Saint Louis Chamber Chorus, directed by Philip Barnes, at St Louis Abbey, Creve Coeur, MO on 8 November 2015

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That wind blowing and that tide

5½ mins

for trebles, alto saxophone and organ

Text by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936)

‘To the Choristers of Truro Cathedral, who told me what to write’
First performed by the Choristers of Truro Cathedral with Joel Garthwaite (alto saxophone) and Luke Bond (organ), directed by Christopher Gray, on 6 May 2015

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Spring Rounds

30 mins

for solo soprano, SATB choir and orchestra:
picc.fl.ob.cor a.Bb cl.bass cl.bsn.cbsn – 4.2.0.1 – percussion (1 player: bass drum, tubular bells, tam-tam, vibraphone, glockenspiel, suspended cymbal) – strings (6.6.4.4.2)

Texts by Thomas Carew (1595-1640), Louis Untermeyer (1885-1977), Edward James (1907-1984), Fulke Greville, 1st Baron Brooke (1554-1628), Latvju dainas 33857-2, Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-1889) and Billy Collins (b.1941)

Commissioned by Youth Choir Kamēr… with funds provided by the Association of Culture Institutions of Riga City Council.
First performed by Jolanta Strikaite-Lapiņa (soprano), Youth Choir Kamēr… and orchestra, conducted by Jānis Liepiņš, at the Latvian National Opera, Riga on 25 May 2015

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