Category Archives: concerts

12 April 2014 – Under Milk Wood

I recently went to see a new opera version of Under Milk Wood. It’s composed by John Metcalf and is based on the Dylan Thomas radioplay. John lived quite near to where I grew up in rural Wales, and I … Continue reading

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Live Score Challenge at Zoom Festival

Last week I was at Zoom, the Youth Film Festival for Wales. I was involved with a workshop where young musicians had one day to create a new score for a short film clip that would be performed live along … Continue reading

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4th Feb 2012 – Premiers, Film Festivals

I recently went to the Welsh Composers’s Showcase concert. They had a series of workshops and open rehearsals of new music by up and coming welsh composers. My girlfriend Sarah Lianne Lewis was selected for the showcase, and had an … Continue reading

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28th December 2011 – Nutcracker, Ukulele, Blog

I hope everyone’s had a nice winter break! Over the last few weeks I’ve been busy with lots of different things. I  saw Matthew Bourne’s production of The Nutcracker, a very modern retelling of the traditional christmas ballet which used … Continue reading

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27th Nov 2011

On Tuesday LoveStruck was broadcast on BBC2 Wales and is now available on BBC iplayer here. We also have a website for LoveSturck up now, which has lots more info about the film, lovestruckfilm.co.uk. (extract from the score to LoveStruck, … Continue reading

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20th Aug 2010

Just a breif update post. My friend Lee Mottram will be playing in a concert on the 7th of September at St Marys Church Tenby. He’ll be performing a piece I wrote for him a few years ago called Kinetic, … Continue reading

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John Adams’s Doctor Atomic Symphony

On Friday evening I went to see John Adams take on the role of conductor in a performance of his Doctor Atomic Symphony with the LSO at Bristol’s Colston Hall. They also performed Sibelius 6, and Britten’s Four Sea Interludes. … Continue reading

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