Lament (1993)

Solo Counter-tenor, 2 Tenors, Baritone
Text: Poem by Rainer-Maria Rilke

Duration c. 5 mins

Commissioned by The Hilliard Ensemble/Society for the Promotion of New Music

First performed by The Hilliard Ensemble, Stevenson Hall, RSAMD, Glasgow 09/08/93

A recording of this exists on rare early issues of The Hilliard Ensemble fan-disc 'Hilliard 4'.


In Eternum (1993)

Solo Counter-tenor, 2 Tenors, Baritone
Text: Sir Thomas Wyatt

Duration c. 6 mins

Dedicated to The Hilliard Ensemble


There is Nothing Brighter than the Sun (1994)

Solo SSA

Duration c. 4 mins

Commissioned by Celtic Knotwork.

First performed by Celtic Knotwork, St. Edwards Church, Cambridge, 26/07/94

See Discography.




Good Bishop Kentigern (2008)

SSSA Clarsach/harp

Commissioned by Canty.

First performance: Canty 31/1/09 – Glasgow Cathedral

About The Cauldron Sing (2018)

Unaccompanied SSA

Setting of the Witches’ scenes from Macbeth by William Shakespeare (1564 - 1616)

Commissioned by Fliskmahoy!

First performance: Fliskmahoy! 29/03/19 – Reid Concert Hall, University of Edinburgh

The Wind (2018)

Unaccompanied AATTBarB

Setting of a poem by Ivor Gurney (1890 - 1937)