[2021]

CLOSE SCRAPE: CUTOUT (6x6) - LIVE BBC VERSION

15 minutes

performance for turntables/laptops and double bass

Made with samples of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.

Co-composed with Adam Linson.  

Commissioned by the BBC / Tectonics Festival Glasgow.  


CLOSE SCRAPE: CUTOUT (6x6)

36 minutes

set of six 6 minute films (Roads, Drives, Avenues, Junctions, Paths, Carts)

Music co-composed with Adam Linson (bass, turntable/laptop).

Films by video artists Lili Maya & James Rouvelle.

Commissioned by the BBC / Tectonics Festival Glasgow.


WARSZAWA 2019

50 minutes

live processing / sampling for the Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble

Released on Sluchaj records.

Live performance recorded at the Ad Libitum Festival, Warsaw, 2019


ALL KNAVERY AND COLLUSION

60 minutes

Co-production with Evan Parker for Cadillac Records

Evan Parker Quartet: Evan Parker, Alexander Hawkins, John Edwards, Paul Lytton


THRIFT HYBRIDS

33 minutes

audio-visual installation

For ensemble, electronics and video.

Co-composed with Claron McFadden (soprano).

Commissioned and performed by Ensemble Klang.

Styling by Femke van Hilten.

Porcelain photograph by Martin Klimas.


UNREALTIME COMBAT EP

15 minutes

vinyl release featuring 2 electronic pieces

(Steppe Entrecôte; The Badness of King Jorge)

co-composed with Panos Ghikas (laptop, unrealtime software).

Based on samples of performances at

The Sidney Cooper Gallery, Canterbury

and Boundary Studio, London in 2017.  

Released on Migro Records.



[2020]

LOCKED HYBRIDS - film version   

30 minute film, with stereo audio

Remixed from the album of the same name, based on samples of Evan Parker. 

Commissioned by hcmf// for their online festival 2020.

LOCKED HYBRIDS

60 minutes

digital release featuring 3 electronic compositions

(When Time Collapses; Setsuna; Digital Medieval)

Based on samples of Evan Parker, Toma Gouband and Mark Nauseef

(from a 2018 studio recording at Arco Barco, Ramsgate, UK)

Released on Relative Pitch Records, New York City

SUNNOSPHERE

70 minutes

electronic soundtrack co-composed with Alexander Hawkins

Part of Alexander Hawkins' installation with Siska (visuals artistic direction, vocals);

Shabaka Hutchings (reeds); Lina Allemano (trumpet); Nick Dunston (bass).

Produced by Berlin Jazzfest

THE WHEEL 

20 minute cassette

featuring 4 compositions

(Introduction, Soul's Journey, Each Life We've Lived, No End)

co-composed with Robert Stillman (concept, compositions and production)


LOIN

7 minutes

Studio-based electronic work

Based on samples of Toma Gouband.

Released on his Un peu plus loin CD on Astropi.  


NOW MORE THAN EVER, WE NEED TO WORK TOGETHER

Open instrumentation / Open duration  

Written in response to Claudia Molitor's Hausmusik Kollektiv  project 

REBIRTH 4TET [early 2000, rev 2020]   

8 minutes

string quartet

Based on fragments almost 20 years old and recast into a new form. 

Written for the Splinter Cell quartet.  

Premiered at WINTERSOUND, Jan 2020.



[2018-2019]

TRANCE MAP+: CREPUSCULE IN NICKELSDORF   

70 minute CD

Co-composed with Evan Parker (soprano saxophone)

featuring Spring Heel Jack (John Coxon and Ashley Wales, turntables and samples) & Adam Linson (bass and electronics).

Released on Intakt Records in 2019


FAST GOLD BUTTERFLIES   

80 minutes

Collaboration with Pete Harden and Ensemble Klang

(featuring performances of Fast Gold Butterflies, Cold Highlife and Entanglement Laws)

Commissioned by hcmf// 2018.





[2017]

CORELLI_HACK [2016, rev 2017] 

16 minutes

baroque ensemble and electronics, version including two 'celli lines. 

Written for B'Rock

NETWORK [2017-2018]   

Musical Director at the National Theatre, London

Music by Eric Sleichim and performed by Bl!ndman Hybrid.

Directed by Ivo van Hove and starring Bryan Cranston.  



UNIT[E]

Double CD. 

Live processing/sampling as part of the Alexander Hawkins Ensemble. 

THE PRECIPICE 

12 minutes

alto saxophone, orchestra and electronics

Based on Keir Neuringer's album Ceremonies Out of the Air.  Written for Keir Neuringer and St. Paul's Sinfonia, London.

SPEAK CITIES   

70 minute CD

featuring 6 electronic compositions

(Above the Clouds; Cityspeak; Stop/Light;

NightMusic; Hard/Drive/Solo; SuperHigh InformationWay)

Co-composed with Keir Neuringer (alto saxophone).  

Released on Extra Normal Records.

CORELLI_THREAD

30 minutes

violin, ‘cello and electronics.

Written for James Widden and Alison Holford,

Premiered at WINTERSOUND 2019.




[2016]


CORELLI_HACK   

16 minutes

baroque ensemble and electronics

Commissioned by B'Rock / Transit Festival, Leuven, Belgium. 


TRANCE MAP LIVE @ CONTRA POP 2015 

10 minute live recording of Trance Map

Created with Evan Parker and performed live @ ContraPop, Ramsgate UK. 

Released on Extra Normal Records.


COLD HIGHLIFE

60 minute CD

featuring 3 new works for ensemble and electronics (Cold Highlife; Fast Gold Butterflies; new version of Totem for Sydney)

Written for Ensemble Klang and released on Ensemble Klang records.  


BEYOND/BEHIND

70 minute music theatre collaboration

Made with Bl!ndman Hybrid ensemble

featuring Claron McFadden, Eric Sleichim and Jörg Brinkmann.


[2015]

FRACTURE MIX

20 minutes

performance for turntables and surround sound

Premiered at the Black Mountain Symposium,

Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin.


TOTEM FOR DEN HAAG [2010, rev. 2015] 

18 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Originally written for Ensemble Klang, arranged for CEPROMUSIC (Mexico City) for performance at the Palacio De Bellas Artes.  


SINGLE COMBAT

25 minute CD

designed to playback in ‘shuffle mode’ for continuous installation playback.

Co-composed with Roger Redgate (violin).

Released on Migro Records, London.



[2014]


TRANCE MAP: LIVE IN PARIS

50 minute limited edition CD

Created with Evan Parker and Toma Gouband.

Commissioned by hcmf//.  


CUCKOOLAND REVISITED

70 minutes

concert reworking of Robert Wyatt’s Cuckooland album

Collaboration with Elaine Mitchener, Tony Hymas and the Brodsky Quartet.


SOUNDS NEW 2014

Artistic Director for festival, with 37 events in 7 days.  

Featuring Elaine Mitchener, 
London Sinfonietta, Wajahat Kahn, Janek Schaefer, Brodsky Quartet, Exhaudi



[2012]

TOTEM FOR SYDNEY 

16 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Written for Ensemble Offspring and Martin Ng (turntables) for their 'On Loop' programme. 

Premiered in Carriageworks Sydney and Melbourne Recital Centre.



INSIDE/OUTSIDE

30 minutes

music/choreographic installation

Collaboration between the UK, Sweden and Vietnam with the Six Tones and Marie Fahlin

Premiered at the Kim Ma Theatre, Hanoi.


ORCHESTRA ONE 

45 minutes

Performance event for young musicians and electronics, commissioned by Kent Music.  



[2011]


TRANCE MAP    

70 minute CD

co-composed with Evan Parker

Released on psi records in 2011.


GHOST LANGUAGE 

15 minutes

for 19-division trumpet and electronics

Written for Steve Altoft.


SUBWAY 1980 

12 minutes

for small ensemble

Written for Splinter Cell

Performed at Kings Place, London.


JB 

8 minutes

ensemble and film

Music to accompany a looping fragment of the 'ski jump' opening sequence from ‘The Spy Who Loved Me’.

Written for Ensemble Klang.  


[2010]

TOTEM FOR BRUSSELS

16 minutes

8 turntables, percussion quartet, string quartet, scaffolding and sound design.

Written for Bl!ndman.



TOTEM FOR DEN HAAG  

18 minutes

for ensemble and electronics

Written for Ensemble Klang

Subsequently co-produced by hcmf//, Transit Festival and November Music.



ENGLISH LANDSCAPE PAINTING  

12 minutes

oboe and electronics

Released on Christopher Redgate's Electrifying Oboe CD in 2014



TOTEM FOR GOBI-NEW YORK  

interactive website with multi-screen projection

9 channel sound installation

Made for for Le Poisson Rouge (NYC).

Commissioned by the MATA Festival (NYC).



MUSIC AT THE EDGE OF COLLAPSE 

80 minute CD

featuring 5 works (Totem for Den Haag; Nocturne for BJM; Music in the Shape of ELEVEN; Ithaca Blog; Entanglement Laws) with four electronic interludes (Stasis I-IV). Written for Ensemble Klang and released on Ensemble Klang records.  


NOCTURNE FOR BJM [2004 rev 2010]   

12 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Originally written for the Maarten Altena Ensemble.

Arranged for Ensemble Klang and released on the Music at the Edge of Collapse CD.  


ITHACA BLOG    

12 minutes

for any melody instrument and surround sound rehearsal recordings

Originally written for Robert Stillman (soprano saxophone).

Released on Ensemble Klang's Music at the Edge of Collapse CD,

performed by Eric-Jan de With and Heiko Geerts.  



[2005-2008]

MIXTAPE ZEN [2008]

15 minutes

percussion quartet, four turntables, live video projection

Written for Bl!ndman.


ENTANGLEMENT LAWS [2007] 

18 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Written for Ensemble Klang and released on the Music at the Edge of Collapse CD.  


MUSIC IN THE SHAPE OF ELEVEN [2006]

12 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Originally written for ELEVEN (London).

Arranged for Ensemble Klang and released on the Music at the Edge of Collapse CD.  


CONTACT THEATRE [2006]

16 minutes 

6 turntables

Written for Slagwerkgroep Den Haag

Later arranged for Bl!ndman.




[2004-5]

VENT [2005]  

12 minutes

tuba and electronics

Written for James Gourlay.


*also performed as VENT/GLACIER, an installation piece for the same forces.



NOCTURNE FOR BJM [2004]

12 minutes

ensemble and electronics

Originally written for the Maarten Altena Ensemble.  



BREAKDOWN [2004 rev 2010] 

4 minutes

small ensemble

Originally written for ensemble SOIL (NL)

later arranged for Ensemble Offspring and performed in the Utzon Room, Sydney Opera House.



MAPUTO HYBRID [2004]

15 minutes

bass clarinet, Mozambican timbila and percussion

Written for Annette Schenk and Anneloes Meier


[2003]

A STILLNESS MADE FROM SPEED [2003]

60 minutes

ensemble, electronics and film

Originally written for Vamos! with film by Mark Dingli,

subsequently co-produced by hcmf// 2003 and performed at Kings Place, London.


HOVAARDIJ [2003 rev 2007]

7 minutes

bass clarinet or tenor saxophone

released on Andy Scott's My Mountain Top CD in 2008)


IN THE QUIET OF YOU 

12 minutes

flute quartet

Released on the Hotfoot CD in 2004



[1996-2002]

PRESENTS FROM AN EDITED THEN [2002]    

70 minutes

saxophones and electronics

Written for the Apollo Saxophone Quartet.

Commissioned by hcmf//.


IN PURSUIT OF YOUR MOBILE NUMBER [2001]    

5 minutes

two pianos

Selected by SPNM for performance by Rolf Hind and Nicolas Collins at the Cheltenham Festival 2001.


DE TOX [1998]

5 minutes

baritone saxophone and drum kit, written for Dean Nixon. 


COMPROMISE WITH STRINGS ATTACHED [1996]

9 minutes

string quartet

Premiered by the Sorrel Quartet, Cheltenham Festival 1997.