FILM, TV, CONCERT & COMMERCIAL RELEASE

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (2019)

Voyage of a Sea-god (double-album)

Laurence Perkins, solo bassoon

Hyperion Records

Producer: Andrew Keener

Engineer: Simon Eadon

 

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (2017 to 2020)
Associate Conductor

 

Bristol Symphony Orchestra (2016 to 2020)
Conductor and Artistic Director
Concerts at St George’s Bristol, Clifton Cathedral and Colston Hall, plus special events

Bristol Ensemble (2006 to date)

Guest Conductor
Bristol’s Professional Chamber Orchestra
Concerts with international soloists;

recording sessions (BBC and Independents); educational outreach

Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra (2001 to 2015)
3 concerts a year at St. George's Bristol and Colston Hall

Interplay Series: Bill Evans and the Impressionists (2014)

Bristol International Festival of Jazz and Blues 2014 - Colston Hall, and

Guildhall Jazz Festival - Milton Court Concert Hall

Composers: Bill Evans, Kate Williams, Ravel, Debussy and Satie 

Monsters Dark Continent (2014)

Composer: Neil Davidge

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol 

Heart (2013)

Feature Documentary

Composer: Justin Nicholls

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

African Cats (2013)
3-part Natural History series for Disney Nature

Series Producer: Keith Scholey

Composer: David Poore

Bristol Ensemble, Real World Studios, Box 

 

Wild Arabia (2012)

3-part Natural History series for BBC

Series Producer: Brian Leith

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

BBC Concert Orchestra, Abbey Road Studios, London

Frail (2012)

Feature Film

Director: Leslie Rogers

Producer: Jack Paulson

Composer: David Poore

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

Frozen Planet - prog 7 (2011)

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

BBC Concert Orchestra, Abbey Road Studios, London

The Truth About Lions (2011)

2-part Natural History series for BBC

Composer: David Poore

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

Mountain Gorilla (2010)

3-part Natural History series for BBC

Composer: David Poore

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

The Man Who Stopped the Desert (2010)

1-hour feature documentary produced by 1080 Films

Composer: David Poore

Bristol Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

Inside the Perfect Predator (2010)

Natural History series for BBC1

Composer: Ben Salisbury

BBC Concert Orchestra, Air Edel Studios, London

The Great Rift (2010)

3-part Natural History series for BBC

Series Producer: Phil Chapman

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

BBC Concert Orchestra, Abbey Road Studios, London

Roni Size and Reprazent (2009)

Concert Performance

Emerald Ensemble and Gospel Choir

Colston Hall, Bristol, Friday 25 September 2009

The Times****

Nature's Great Events Live (2009)

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough

Composer: Barnaby Taylor and Ben Salisbury

BBC Concert Orchestra, Colston Hall, Bristol

Tuesday 22 September 2009

Nature's Great Events (2009)

6-part Natural History series for BBC1

Series Producer: Karen Bass

Composer: Barnaby Taylor and Ben Salisbury

Narrated by Sir David Attenborough

BBC Concert Orchestra, Abbey Road Studios, London

Great White Shark - a Living Legend (2009)

Natural World production for BBC 2

Composer: David Poore

Emerald Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

Catching the Impossible (2008 - 2009 )

8-part angling series for Sky TV

Series Producer: Hugh Miles

Composer: David Poore

Emerald Ensemble, Christchurch Studios, Bristol

Wild China (2007)

6-part Natural History series for BBC2

Series Producer: Phil Chapman

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

BBC Concert Orchestra, Angel Studios, London

Ganges (2007)

3-part Natural History series for BBC2

Series Producer: Ian Gray

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Maida Vale Studios, London

Life on Earth – an Orchestral Suite by Edward Williams (2007)

Commercial CD release.

The Emerald Chamber Orchestra at St George’s Bristol

Europe - A Natural History (2005)

4-part Natural History series for BBC2 and ORF (Austria)

Series Producers: Patrick Morris and Klaus Feichtenburger

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

BBC Concert Orchestra, Angel Studios, London

Journey of Life (2004)

5-part Natural History series for BBC2

Series Producer: Miles Barton

BBC Concert Orchestra, Angel Studios, London

Holy Cow (2004)

Natural History documentary for Discovery Channel

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

Emerald Ensemble, St Alban’s Church, Weston-super-Mare

Wild New World (2002)

6-part Natural History series for BBC2

Series Producer: Miles Barton

Composer: Barnaby Taylor

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Angel Studios, London

Classic Williams: Romance of the Guitar (2000)

Commercial CD release for Sony Classical with John Williams

London Metropolitan Orchestra, Air Lyndhurst Studios, London

Collaboration with British film composer Edward Williams (1990 – 1996)

Sessions for TSW and Channel 4. Various projects incl. ‘Rosie the Great’

The Guitarist: John Williams (1998)

Commercial CD release for Sony Classical

London Metropolitan Orchestra, Air Lyndhurst Studios, London

Echoes of London (1985)

Commercial CD release for CBS Records with John Williams

London Metropolitan Orchestra, CTS Studios, London

Matador (1985)

CBS Records with Tom Jones, commercial CD release

London Metropolitan Orchestra, Olympic Studios, London

CONCERT REPERTOIRE

Albinoni, Tomaso (1671 - 1750)

Adagio, op. 4, G minor

Concerto, oboe, op. 5, no. 7, D minor

 

Anderson, Leroy (1908 - 1975)

The Typewriter

 

Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685 - 1750)

Brandenburg concerto no. 2, BWV 1047, F major

Brandenburg concerto no. 3, BWV 1048, G major

Concerto, harpsichord, no. 1, BWV 1052, D minor

Concerto, violin, no. 2, BWV 1042, E major

Mass, BWV 232, B minor

Toccata & fugue, BWV 565, D minor (arr. Stokowski)

 

Barber, Samuel (1910 - 1981)

Concerto, violin, op. 14

 

Barker, Guy (1957 - )

Concerto in One Act for violin and orchestra 

 

Bartók, Béla (1881 - 1945)

Concerto for orchestra

Rumanian folk dances

 

Beethoven, Ludwig van (1770 - 1827)

Concerto, piano, no. 1, op. 15, C major

Concerto, piano, no. 5, op. 73, E-flat major (Emperor)

Concerto, violin, op. 61, D major

Coriolan overture, op. 62

Egmont: Overture

Fidelio, Op. 72, Act 1: "O welche Lust" (Chorus of Prisoners)

Die Ruinen von Athen, op. 113 (The ruins of Athens): Overture

Romance no. 2, op. 50, F major

Symphony no. 1, op. 21, C major

Symphony no. 2, op. 36, D major

Symphony no. 3, op. 55, E-flat major (Eroica)

Symphony no. 4, op. 60 in B-flat major

Symphony no. 5, op. 67, C minor

Symphony no. 6, op. 68, F major (Pastorale)

Symphony no. 7, op. 92, A major

Symphony no. 8, op. 93, F major

 

Berlioz, Hector (1803 - 1869)

Carnival romain

Harold in Italy, op. 16

Symphonie Fantastique, op. 14

 

Bernstein, Leonard (1918 - 1990)

Theme from The Magnificent Seven

West side story: Symphonic dances

 

Bizet, Georges (1838 - 1875)

L'Arlésienne: Suite no. 1 

L'Arlésienne: Suite no. 2

Carmen: Suite no. 1

Carmen: Suite no. 2

Carmen, Act 1: Prelude

Carmen, Act 2: No. 11 Chanson: "Les tringles des sistres tintaient avec un éclat métallique”

Carmen, Act 4: No. 25 Choeur et scène, " Les voici! Voici la quadrille!”

 

Bloch, Ernest (1880 - 1959)

Suite hébraïque

 

Borodin, Alexander (1833 - 1887)

In the steppes of central Asia

Prince Igor: Polovtsian dances

Symphony no. 2, B minor

 

Brahms, Johannes (1833 - 1897)

Akademische Festouvertüre, op. 80 (Academic festival overture)

Concerto, violin, op. 77, D major

Concerto, violin & violoncello, op. 102, A minor (Double concerto)

Hungarian dances

Symphony no. 2, op. 73, D major

Symphony no. 3, op. 90, F major

Symphony no. 4, op. 98, E minor

Tragische Ouverture, op. 81 (Tragic overture)

 

Britten, Benjamin (1913 - 1976)

Diversions on a theme, op. 21

Gloriana: Courtly dances

Matinées musicales, op. 24 (after Rossini)

Peter Grimes: Four sea interludes

Soirées musicales, op. 9 (after Rossini)

 

Bruch, Max (1838 - 1920)

Concerto, clarinet & viola, op. 88, E minor

Concerto, violin, no. 1, op. 26, G minor

Kol nidrei, op. 47

 

Butterworth, George (1885 - 1916)

A Shropshire lad; rhapsody for orchestra

 

Chopin, Frédéric (1810 - 1849)

Concerto, piano, no. 1, op.11, E minor

 

Clarke, Jeremiah (ca. 1674 - 1707)

The Prince of Denmark’s march

 

Coates, Eric (1886 - 1957)

Dam Busters March

 

Copland, Aaron (1900 - 1990)

Appalachian spring: Suite (original and full orchestra versions)

Fanfare for the common man

Rodeo: Four dance episodes - 4. Hoe down

 

Cowdrey, Peter

Bremania

 

Corelli, Arcangelo (1653 - 1713)

Concerto gross, op. 6, no. 8, G minor (Christmas concerto)

 

Corigliano, John (1938 - )

Voyage, flute & string orchestra

 

Davis, Miles (1926 - 1991) and Evans, Bill (1929 - 1980)

Symphonic Miles: Kind of Blue (arr. Guy Barker)

 

Debussy, Claude (1862 - 1918)

Danse

Prélude à “l’Après-midi d'un faune” (Afternoon of a faun)

 

Delius, Frederick (1862 - 1934)

The walk to the Paradise Garden

 

Donizetti, Gaetano (1797 - 1848)

Don Pasquale, Act 3: "Tornami a dir che m’ami"

L'elisir d'amore: "Una furtiva lagrima”

 

Dvořák, Antonin (1841 - 1904)

Carnival overture, op. 92

Concerto, violin, op. 53, A minor

Concerto, violoncello, op. 104, B minor

Serenade, op. 44, D minor

Silent woods, cello & string orchestra

Slavonic dances, op. 46 nos. 1 & 2

Slavonic dances, op. 46 no. 8

Symphony no. 7, op. 70, D minor

Symphony no. 8, op. 88, G major

Symphony no. 9, op. 95, E minor (From the New World)

 

Elgar, Edward (1857 - 1934)

Chanson de matin

Concerto, violoncello, op. 85, E minor

The dream of Gerontius, op. 38

Enigma Variations, op. 36

Introduction and allegro, op. 47

Pomp and circumstance, military marches, op. 39, no. 1, D major

Romance for bassoon and orchestra

Salut d’amour (Love’s greeting)

Sea pictures

Serenade, op. 20, E minor

 

Falla, Manuel de (1876 - 1946)

El amor brujo: Ballet suite

 

Fauré, Gabriel (1845 - 1924)

Elegy, op. 24

Masques et Bergamasques, op. 112

Pavane, op. 50

 

Finch, Catrin

Celtic Concerto

 

Gershwin, George (1898 - 1937)

Porgy and Bess Suite, saxophone and orchestra, (arr. William Goodchild)

Rhapsody in blue

 

Ginastera, Alberto (1916 - 1983)

Estancia: Ballet suite

 

Glinka, Mikhail (1804 - 1857)

Kamarinskaya

Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture

 

Goodchild, William (1964 - )

Concerto, kora

Heartbeat for solo percussion and orchestra

Suite for cello and crchestra

TreeSong

 

Gounod, Charles (1818 - 1893)

Petite Symphonie (Little symphony for wind instruments)

 

Grieg, Edvard (1843 - 1907)

Concerto, piano, op. 16, A minor

Holberg suite, op. 40

Peer Gynt: Suite no. 1

 

Handel, George Frideric (1685 - 1759)

Concerto in D Minor (arr. Elgar)

Messiah

Royal fireworks music

Water Music Suite

Xerxes: Largo

Zadok the priest (Coronation anthem no. 1)

 

Haydn, Franz Joseph (1732 - 1809)

Concerto, trumpet, Hob. VIIe: 1, E-flat major

Concerto, violoncello, Hob. VIIb: 5, C major

Symphony no. 83, G minor (La Poule)

Symphony no. 101, D major (The clock)

Symphony no. 103, E-flat major (Drum roll)

Symphony no. 104, D major (London)

 

Herrmann, Bernard (1911 - 1975)

Psycho: a Narrative for Orchestra

 

Hindemith, Paul (1895 - 1963)

Trauermusik (Music of mourning)

 

Holst, Gustav (1874 - 1934)

Egdon Heath, op. 47

The planets

St Paul’s suite

 

Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (1778 - 1837)

Concerto, trumpet, E-flat major

 

Ireland, John (1879 - 1962)

Epic March

 

Ives, Charles (1874 - 1954)

The unanswered question

 

Jarre, Maurice (1924 - 2009)

Theme from Dr Zhivago

 

Jenkins, Karl (1944 - )

Palladio

 

Kabalevsky, Dmitri (1904 - 1987)

Concerto, violin, op. 48

 

Khachaturian, Aram (1903 - 1978)

Spartacus: Suite No 2 - Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

 

Kodaly, Zoltán (1882 - 1967)

Galanta dances

 

Korngold, Erich Wolfgang (1897 - 1957)

Concerto, violin, op. 35, D major

 

Lovell-Jones, Charles

Cariad cyntaf (First love)

 

MacCunn, Hamish (1868 - 1916)

Overture: Land of the Mountain and the Flood

 

Maconchy, Elizabeth (1907 - 1994)

Concertino for bassoon and string orchestra

 

Mahler, Gustav (1860 - 1911)

Symphony no. 1, D major (Titan)

Symphony no. 5: Adagietto

 

Mascagni, Pietro (1863 - 1945)

Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo sinfonico

 

Mendelssohn, Felix (1809 - 1847)

Athalia: Overture

Calm sea and prosperous voyage

Concerto, violin, op. 64, E minor

The Hebrides, op. 26 (Fingal’s Cave)

Symphony no. 3, op. 56, A minor (Scottish)

Symphony no. 4, op. 90, A major  (Italian)

Violin Concerto

 

Moriconne, Ennio (1928 - )

Theme from Cinema Paradiso

 

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756 - 1791)

Concerto, clarinet, K. 622, A major

Concerto, flute & harp, K. 299 (297c), C major

Concerto, piano, no. 24, K. 491, C minor

Sinfonia concertante, K. 364 (320d), E-flat major

Symphony no. 38, K.504, D major (Prague)

Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Overture

Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492, Act 2: "Voi, che sapete che cosa è amor”

 

Mussorgsky, Modest (1839 - 1881)

Night on bald mountain

 

Newman, Thomas (1955 - )

Theme from Road to Perdition

 

Panufnik, Andrzej (1914 - 1991)

Concerto, bassoon

 

Prokofiev, Serge (1891 - 1953)

Lieutenant Kijé, op. 60: Suite

Concerto, violin, no. 1, op.19, D major

Romeo and Juliet: Suite no. 2

 

Purcell, Henry (1659 - 1695)

Dido and Aeneas, Act 3, Scene II: "When I am laid in earth”

 

Rachmaninoff, Sergei (1873 - 1949)

Concerto, piano, no. 2, op. 18, C minor

Symphony no. 2, op. 27, E minor

 

Ravel, Maurice (1875 - 1937)

Bolero

Concerto, piano, G major

Ma Mère l’Oie (Mother Goose): 5 pièces enfantines

Pavane pour une infante défunte (Pavane for a dead princess)

Le Tombeau de Couperin

 

Richter, Max (1966 - )

The Four Seasons Recomposed

 

Riley, Terry (1935 - )

In C

 

Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai (1844 - 1908)

Sheherazade, op. 35

 

Rodrigo, Joaqụn (1901 - 1999)

Concierto de Aranjuez

 

Rossi, Laura

The Battle of the Ancre

The Battle of the Somme

 

Rossini, Gioacchino (1792 - 1868)

Il barber di Siviglia (The barber of Seville): Overture

L’Italiana in Algeri: Overture

 

Rota, Nino (1911 - 1979)

Theme from The Godfather

 

Saint-Saëns, Camille (1835 - 1921)

Le Carnaval des animaux (Carnival of the animals)

Concerto, violoncello, no. 1, op. 33, A minor

Danse Macabre, op. 40

 

Satie, Erik (1866 - 1925)

Gymnopédie no. 3

Le piège de méduse (incidental music)

 

Savage, Hayley

Luna Nueva

 

Schubert, Franz (1797 - 1828)

Symphony no. 8, D.759, B minor (Unfinished)

Symphony no. 9, D. 944, C major (The great)

 

Schumann, Robert (1810- 1856)

Concerto, piano, op. 54, A minor

Concerto, violoncello, op.129, A minor

Symphony no. 2, op. 61, C major

 

Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906 - 1975)

Concerto, piano, no. 2, op. 102

Concerto, violin, op. 99

Concerto, violoncello, no. 1, op. 107

Festive overture, op. 96

Symphony no. 5, op. 47, D minor

Symphony no. 8, op. 65, C minor: iii

 

Sibelius, Jean (1865 - 1957)

Concerto, violin, op. 47, D minor

Finlandia, op. 26

Karelia suite, op. 11

Symphony no. 2, op. 43, D major

Symphony no. 5, op. 82, E-flat major

 

Smetana, Bedrich (1824 - 1884)

Má vlast (My fatherland)

 

Smyth, Ethyl (1858 - 1944)

Serenade in D

 

Sowande, Fela (1905 - 1987)

African Suite

 

Strauss, Johann, Jr (1825 - 1899)

An der schöner blauen Donau, op. 314 (On the beautiful blue Danube)

 

Strauss, Richard (1864 - 1949)

Serenade, op.7, E-flat major

Tod und Verklärung, op. 24 (Death and transfiguration)

Vier letzte Lieder (Four last songs)

 

Stravinsky, Igor (1882 - 1971)

Pulcinella : Suite

Suite no. 1 for small orchestra

Suite no. 2 for small orchestra

Symphony in C

 

Tchaikovsky, Piotr Ilych (1840 - 1893)

Andante cantabile

Capriccio italien, op.45

Concerto, piano, no. 1, op. 23, B-flat minor

Concerto, violin, op. 35, D major

Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Waltz with Chorus, "Vot tak syurpriz!”

Romeo and Juliet Fantasy overture-fantasy

Swan lake: Suite, op. 20a

Symphony no. 4, op. 36, F minor

Symphony no. 5, op. 64, E minor

Symphony no. 6, op. 74, B minor (Pathétique)

 

 

Varèse, Edgard (1883 - 1965)

Octandre

 

Vaughan Williams, Ralph (1872 - 1958)

English folk song suite

Fantasia on “Greensleeves”

Five variants of “Dives and Lazarus”

The lark ascending

Symphony no. 2, G major (London)

Symphony no. 5, D major

The wasps: Suite

 

Verdi, Giuseppe (1813 - 1901)

La forza del destino: Overture

La Traviata, Act 1: Prelude

La Traviata: "Libiamo ne'lieti calici”  

Nabucco, Introduzione: "Va Pensiero, Sull'ali Dorate”

Rigoletto: Quartetto. "Un di, se ben rammentomi" leading to, "Bella figlia dell'amore"

 

Villa-Lobos, Heitor (1887 - 1959)

Ciranda das sete notas

 

Wagner, Richard (1813 - 1883)

Der fliegende Hollander: Spinning Chorus

Die Meistersinger: Prelude

Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries (Walkürenritt)

Tannhäuser: Overture

Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod

 

Walton, William (1902 - 1983)

Crown imperial (Coronation march)

Spitfire Prelude and Fugue

Suite from Henry V

 

Warlock, Peter (1894 - 1930)

Capriol suite

 

Weber, Carl Maria von (1786 - 1826)

Concerto, bassoon, op. 75, F major

Concerto clarinet, no. 1, op. 73, F minor

Der Freischütz: Overture

Oberon: Overture

 

Webern, Anton (1883 - 1945)

Concerto, op. 24

 

Weill, Kurt (1900 1950)

Kleine Dreigroschenmusik (suite from “Threepenny opera”)

 

Williams, John (1832 - )

Jaws Suite

Three Pieces from Schindler’s List

 

Wiseman, Debbie (1963)

Theme from Wolf Hall

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