WIND

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1. SONNET

for Solo Clarinet in Bflat | Duration 9’ 00”

Fragments of Mendelssohn and Berlioz woven together mainly covertly and occasionally overtly, then set against eachother in a final hoquet.

Music Clip: Whole Piece

2. Ruth’s Ballade

for Solo Clarinet in Bflat | Duration 7’ 00”

Fragments of Brahms, Mozart and Schubert woven togrther mainly covertly and occasionally overtly, then set against eachother in a final hoquet.

3. Railway Parade

for Clarinet in Bflat and Piano | Duration 9’ 00”

A freight train followed by an express.

4. Folle d’études

for Quartet of Clarinets:

  • Eflat Piccolo Clarinet
  • 2 x Bflat Clarinets
  • Bass Clarinet

Duration 5’ 30”

1. Remembering how to go on

for Alto Sax | Duration 3’ 40”

Nostalgia and reflection.

1. The I met Pousseur in rue Forgeur Blues

for Wind Quintet:

  • eflute doubling alto flute
  • oboe doubling cor anglais
  • clarinet in A doubling bass clarinet
  • horn
  • bassoon

Duration 9’ 00”

Third Stream Classical/Jazz.

Music Clip: Society for the Promotion of New Music Forum and Recording

‘The I met Pousseur in rue Forgeur Blues is based on three sources – ‘The jazz march ‘South Rampart Street Parade’, ‘Nobody Knows’, ‘The Trouble I’ve Seen’ and Bach’s ‘O Sacred Head’ – expertly subjected to various transformational processes and moulded to make a piece that is both delightful and moving’Keith Potter ‘Classical Music’

2. Hallosaneluiana

for Soprano and Wind Trio:

  • bass clarinet
  • bassoon
  • horn

Duration 3’ 40”

Liturgical + Avant-garde.

3. Troisième Vue sur les Jardins Interdits

for Wind Quintet:

  • flute
  • oboe
  • clarinet in Bflat
  • horn
  • bassoon or alto flute

Or

  • alto flute
  • cor anglais
  • clarinet in Bflat
  • horn
  • bassoon

Duration 12’ 00”

An arrangement of ‘Vue sur les Jardins Interdits. By Henri Pousseur (originally for Saxophone Quartet).