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October 28, 2018

I am very excited to announce that the pieces for my first publication have been chosen. The book will be the first in Trinity's Performer Editions series and is due to be released in March 2019. I will be posting videos of some of the pieces in the spring. 

July 31, 2015

For pure harmonic synths and 2 violins 

A piece using spectra from 3 octaves of the frequency of one Earth day mapped on to gestures taken from harmonically related pulses. A collaboration with cymatic artist Zach Walker.

April 20, 2015

Computer based composition exploring a single harmonic series and ratio pulses using the excellent Linplug microtonal synths.

February 14, 2015

For solo piano 

Based on Debussy's uses of dominant 7th chords. Written for Julia Moore for Valentine's day.

November 28, 2014

For solo violin

A pure harmonic work using breathing rhythms and wave-like structures.

November 7, 2014

Solo piano

Written for Jo Golden for her 60th birthday.

July 10, 2014

For Flute, Violin, Clarinet and Horn

A pure harmonic work exploring different ways that sound can come together.

April 17, 2014

To Tregardock - Submerged formations I,  for pure harmonic solo piano. Inspired by walks along North Cornwall's coast, looking down at submerged rock formations. Dedicated to artist Andrew Palmer.

March 22, 2014

For piano and flute 

Completed in February 2014, performed on 22nd March in Chelmsford, Essex. A tonal piece for piano and flute. Dedicated to my parents, Jo and Daphne Smith on the occasion of their golden wedding anniversary.

January 31, 2014

Spectral Soundscape I

A tapestry of pulses and ethereal spetra. Played almost wholly on processed and looped electric guitar, with a touch of piano. This piece is one of Chaz Jankle's favourites that I have sent him. 

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