Voices of Remembrance
An orchestral/choral work commissioned to mark the Centenary of the First World War, featuring WW1 poems read by Vanessa Redgrave and Ralph Fiennes. Performed by the Chamber Orchestra of London and RSVP Voices. The CD is available to buy from Boosey & Hawkes and the scores is available to hire and view online from Boosey & Hawkes.
Voices of Remembrance will receive it’s World Premiere Remembrance weekend, November 2015.
We are thrilled that Vanessa Redgrave will be reading the poems at the Worthing Concert.
November 8th 2015 2.45pm World Premiere (Professional)
featuring Vanessa Redgrave reading WW1 Poems
Assembly Hall, Worthing
Performed by Worthing Symphony Orchestra and Worthing Chamber Choir
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November 7th 2015 7.30pm World Premiere (Amateur)
United Reformed Church,
Performed by Exeter Symphony Orchestra and The St David’s Singers
WW1 poems read by Felicity Cawthra and Kenneth Parry
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More about the piece – click here
- 1. Break of Day in the Trenches (orchestral)
- 2. The Soldier (orchestral/ choral)
- 3. Before Action (orchestral)
- 4. Into Battle (orchestral)
- 5. A Lark above the Trenches (orchestral/ choral)
- 6. In Flanders Fields (orchestral)
- 7. In Memoriam (orchestral)
- 8. Dulce et Decorum est (orchestral/ choral)
- 9. Anthem for Doomed Youth (orchestral)
- 10. For the Fallen (orchestral/ choral)
Under the Rainbow (a seven movement orchestral/choral piece commissioned by the NFMS, involving the use of soloists from around the world featuring Chinese Er-hu, Indian Sitar, African drums, Japanese Koto, saxophone, flute and children’s choir. Premiered at Ealing Town Hall).
LISTEN – (live performance)
Dream with the Fishes (Orchestral work premiered by Ealing Symphony Orchestra)
LISTEN – (live performance)
Jailhouse Graffiti (premiered at St. John Smith Square)
Something Written (performed live with animation film by the BBC Concert Orchestra)
…Only Connect (performed live with animation film by the London Musici Orchestra)
CHORAL/ VOCAL WORKS:
3 Hopkins’ songs (words by Gerard Manley Hopkins) Commissioned by Catherine Fox.
LISTEN – Pied Beauty (live performance)
Golden Jubilee (a choral/ orchestral commission for the Queen’s Jubilee).
A Poor Torn Heart (choral piece premiered at King’s Cross Church Festival).
Grotta di Nettuno (for Alto Saxophone and Piano) Commissioned for the Equator Festival, London. To be premiered by Hannah Marcinowicz and John Reid at Kings Place on October 17th 2015.
The River (performed at the Queen Elizabeth Hall by the Solaris String Quartet)
Midnight Mover – for LCM Percussion syllabus published by Stainer and Bell
Tatotat – for LCM Percussion syllabus published by Stainer and Bell
Frog (grade 6 piece for LCM Jazz piano syllabus published by Stainer and Bell)
Reflections (grade 7 piece for LCM Jazz piano syllabus published by Stainer and Bell)
Cat and Mouse (grade 8 piece for LCM Jazz piano syllabus published by Stainer and Bell)
Let Her Sail
In Search of Love
Learning to Fly (performed at the London Jazz Festival)
Behind closed doors
Alice in Wonderland
Salute to the Amethyst (commissioned by Torbay Brass Band)
Dream Sequence (performed at Liverpool University)
The House on the Hill
Please contact us for more details of any of these works or to purchase the score or recording.