Orchestral with Voice and/or Choir


Monster (1996)

Soprano Voice, Speaker and chamber orchestra.

2(1)2(1)2(1)2(1)-2200, Tp, Perc, Str. 25'.

Lyrics: Janice Galloway.

Commissioned by Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

First performed by Lucy Shelton (s), Catherine Russell (speaker) and the  Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Joseph Swensen, 1996.


Knotgrass Elegy (2001)

For Soli, Choir and Orchestra 

S, C-t, Bar, SATB Children´s Choir, Sax, 2+12+12+12+1, 432+11, dance band, Tp, 3 Perc, Str. 60' 

Lyrics Donald Goodbrand Saunders 

Commissioned by BBC Proms 

First performed by BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus / Sir Andrew Davis, Royal Albert Hall, 2001 

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Lion and the Deer, The (2007)

For countertenor, cello, trumpet, harp, timpani, SATB choir and string orchestra (with percussion). 

Duration: 30' 

FLODDEN (2013)

First performance: September 2013 at Hamilton Town House, conducted by Joseph Swensen, with soprano soloist Shuna Scott Sendall.


Work Details:

Category: accompanied vocal
Instrumentation: S / 21(+1)22 / 2200 / Tp Perc Str