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Sid Smith String Quartet VII

The writer Sid Smith had photographed a huge number of images of rain hitting his “yellow room” window. He arranged these into movements of 4 related images then invited composers to write for them, opening up to any instrumentation. I … Continue reading

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Out Of Season- New piece to kick off 2012

This track composed over the christmas-new year period of 2011-2012 captures with field recordings and composed synthesizer parts the feel of Southend-On-Sea out of season. Field recordings were taken between Two Tree Island and the Southend Pier. There is a … Continue reading

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Radar Point

New Piece! This work “Radar Point” is another thats been inspired by the Thames Estuary, in particular the old WWII radar tower just outside Coalhouse Fort. I’ve worked in this area before, publishing a series of photographs on a blog … Continue reading

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Programme note for Thames Estuary Nocturne (WP colchester 11/5/2011)

Music for Bass Clarinet, Piano, Electronics. Thames Estuary Nocturne has its roots in a foggy night back in February when the container ships in the Thames has reached a point of near zero visibility and consequently sounded their horns as … Continue reading

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New piece to start 2011 off

This piece is the first of 2011 and is largely inspired by the very bleak Thames Estuary near East Tilbury, which I have been wandering around over the holiday period taking photgraphs. photos of area:

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