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  Composition and writing on music
  Composition: the artistic trace of a life,
with the intensities of being human imprinted upon,
rather than encoded in, the music.
New Piano Concerto! Clare Hammond premieres Rapprochement (Concerto for Piano Into Orchestra) with the Ulster Orchestra on 24th March 2023. Info is here - look out for BBC Radio 3 broadcast

Scott Dickinson plays A Frieze And A Litany (2015) – new viola version of the cello solo!
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Darragh Morgan plays Balcony Scenes (2014) in the Menuhin Hall, London: click here for video

A talk about Hellawell on disc here;
an illustrated ‘Harris Island Discs’ with Rob Plane here

Ground Truthing in Bratislava! Hear the fabulous Quasars Ensemble here

World premiere of third string quartet in San Francisco:. Family Group with Aliens. Click here

New Video!
Friction play Driftwood on Sand in San Francisco
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Psappha play Sound Carvings from Rano Raraku in Manchester – click here

Video Talks
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