On Musical Imagination as part of my working method

I have been thinking a lot about the role that musical imagination plays in my compositional working method. To inform this reflection, I have been immersing myself in literature on the topic, most recently a book chapter by Freya Bailes and Laura Bishop (Musical Imagery in the Creative Process[1]). What follows here is a reflection […]

Music for Horn, New recording, and plans for 2018

  Back in November (22nd) my new piece for natural horn and speaker Lalla Rookh was premiered at the Being Human Festival in Glasgow. Bernadette Harvey’s recording of my Piano Sonata is available from Tall Poppies. I’m currently working on a new trio for mezzo soprano, piano and percussion, to be recorded by Emilia Sitarz (piano), Barbara Kinga Majewska […]