Cello Concerto No. 1: River (1997)

Concerto chamber orchestral. 22'.

Cello solo, 2222-2200, Tp, Perc, Str.

Commissioned by Robert Cohen & the Academy of St. Martin in the Field.

First performed by Robert Cohen (cello) / Academy of St. Martin in the Fields / Sir Neville Mariner, London 1997.

Available on BIS CD 971


Suite pour Violoncello et Orchestre, Debussy, arr Beamish (2006)

Claude Debussy/orch.: Sally Beamish. 

(Intermezzo & Scherzo (1882)) 

Chamber Orchestral. 

Vc / 22(1)2(1)2-2200-Perc, Hp, Str. 

Commissioned by Beryl Calver-Jones & Gerry Mattock, Vincent & Kulvinder Hambleton-Grey with Doreen Faulkner, Eric & Maggie Turner, Ruskin & Joyce Longworth, Ron Trewick, & Peter Golisch. 

First performed by Steven Isserlis (violincello) / St. Paul Chamber Orchestra / Douglas Boyd, Ordway Centre, St. Paul, Minnesota, 02 March 2007. 


Cello Concerto No. 2: The Song Gatherer (2009)

Commissioned by the Minnesota Orchestra mus.dir. Osmo Vanska 

Hallé Orchestra mus.dir. Sir Mark Elder. 

Première: Orchestra Hall Minneapolis 12/11/2009 

UK première: Bridgewater Hall Manchester 2/12/2010. 

Dedicated to Robert Cohen.