Blog

The Blessing of the Road-born child part of Songs and Sounds’ online concert, 31st July

Jenni and Graham Palmer‘s piece The Blessing of the Road-born child will feature in Songs and Sounds‘ online concert today (Friday 31st July, 7pm), created and presented by Donna Lennard and Gavin Roberts. Called A Mother’s Voice: Part 1, the concert will explore motherhood through music, including music from composers Ben Graves and Emily Hall…
Read more

Michael Tallino and Riley McKinch perform Bells in the Rain and Earthrise

In the strangeness of the world as it stands at the moment, it’s wonderful to hear of performances still going on. Many thanks to Michael Tallino and Riley McKinch for including two of my art songs – Bells in the Rain (setting of a text by Elinor Wylie) and Earthrise (written in collaboration with Graham…
Read more

Nuages (solo piano)

Here’s Nuages – my latest piano piece. One of a pair, it’s inspired by white cumulonimbus in a blue sky. Please excuse the odd dodgy edit and wrong note (lockdown recording in a busy house is tricky!). Nuages is one of a pair – keep an eye out for me sharing its partner piece soon,…
Read more

Spring Sun (solo piano)

One of my aims this year was to share more piano music. I write a lot of piano doodles, and my aim was to record and share one a month, with the aim of finishing off a couple of collections of music I’ve had on the go for a while. Then commissions and projects took…
Read more

You are (mezzo sop + pno) available online

Here’s the second of four new settings of Elinor Wylie, set for mezzo soprano and piano. You are is a setting of Elinor Wylie’s Nancy. Below is a Dorico audio rendering of the song. Download a copy of You are from Payhip.

RSS