May 2020: release of ’emerge entangled’ from Alex Roth’s MultiTraction Orchestra – featured in Jazzwise, BBC and released on Bandcamp on 1st May. Community composition commission #BirdsongMashup to be released online at the end of May. Solo livestream as part of Around the Houses, 10.5. 2pm GMT, watch here. Stephanie Lamprea performs The Whitewashed Wall on 28.5., check out the livestream at 12pm EST/5pm GMT/6pm Berlin
April 2020: new series of miniatures for solo soprano commissioned by Stephanie Lamprea – check out the album here->. Launch of new community composition project #BirdsongMashup with Make The Paint Dance. New collaborations with Dominic Matthews (guitar) and Eilidh Pollard (voice/violin) and performing new work by Desmond Clarke for The Arc Project: Digital Edition – Premieres online in 2020.
March 2020: 3 new releases from Practically Married ->
January 2020: Concertino For Concert Band on BBC Radio 3 at 21:15 LISTEN ->. Solo set/premiere of new improvisational work ‘Things my parents said about childhood’ at Ideas of Noise Festival 30.01. New series of dates announced for Make The Paint Dance paint/improvisation/music workshops in Leeds – check the dates!
December 2019: New collaboration with The Arc Project’s ‘Songs On Thomas Hardy’ – new work for harp/mezzo-soprano soloist Ruth Lee, premiere April 18th 2020 at York Unitarian Chapel (see the dates). New release – Mark Pringle – Book of Haikus. USINE featured on BBC Radio 3 programme #freeness.
October 2019: New commissions for Vanguard in Manchester, premiere April 21st 2020 at LEAF. Upcoming shows with Jeff Williams and USINE in Berlin (see the dates)
August 2019: release of So It Turns by Rachel Sermanni – listen here
June 2019: Finished Concertino for Concert Band as part of Adopt A Composer 2018/2019. Premiere 6.10. at Saltaire, Ilkley. New music video from Rachel Sermanni (see above).
March 2019: recording and performing with Meschiya Lake – check the dates!
February 2019: on tour with USINE – check the dates!
November 2018: NEW RELEASE: WOOD / GUTS – Trio with Elias Stemeseder and Ugo Alunni. Available via Bandcamp from 22.11.18. Release concerts at Donau115 22.11. and at Bröhan Museum 6.12. (with Max Andrzejewski)
October 2018: 3 releases this month: James Banner’s USINE [18.10. JazzHausMusik], Birgitta Flick Quartet – Color Studies [5.10. Double Moon/Challenge] and Practically Married + JoÃ£o Lopes Pereira – Circus [24.10. Self-release]
September 2018: Selected to work with Two Rivers Concert Band for Adopt a Composer 2018 (Making Music, Sound and Music, PRS Foundation, BBC Radio 3)
June 2018: Recording soundtrack forÂ Liebesfilm
April/May 2018: Interviews underway forÂ Voices of Berlin!
March 2018: Album to be released in October 2018 by JazzHausMusik
Feb 2018: CURATION OF NEW SERIES “PRACTICALLY MARRIED” AT DONAU115
Jan 2018: New choral projectÂ Voices of BerlinÂ supported by Berlin UdK/Hanns Eisler