COMPOSITION

ORCHESTRAL/LARGE ENSEMBLE

I Ascend - Orchestral Triptych - Chamber Orchestra - 2011 to...(in progress) (Yet to be premiered)
Reaching.... - for the Lucan Electro-Acoustic Youth Orchestra - Electric Chamber Orchestra, Sampler & Projector (c.8 minutes) 2010
life:Stream - a Commission for the Liffey Valley Orchestra - Chamber Orchestra with Keyboard. (c.7-8 minutes) 2008/2009
Adagio con moto - String Orchestra (c.5 minutes) 2008 (Yet to be premiered)
Prelude to Dawn - Chamber Orchestra (c.5 minutes) 2007/2008

CHORAL

"My, God"- SATB, a cappella (c.2 minutes) 2011
Gather-Separate - SATB, a cappella (c.5 minutes) 2010/2011 (Yet to be premiered)
The Lark Sings - SSAATTBB, a cappella (c.5 minutes) 2009/2010 (Yet to be premiered)
Tenebrae factae sunt - SSAATTBB with Alto soloist, a cappella (c.5 minutes) 2008/2009 (Yet to be premiered)
Magnificat - SSAATTB, a cappella (c.7 minutes) 2008 (Yet to be premiered)
Kyrie - TTTTBBB, a cappella (c.3 minutes) 2007 (Yet to be premiered)

ENSEMBLE

Thorn - Saxophone Quartet (c. 5 minutes) 2015
About... - Baritone Voice, Baritone Saxophone, Viola & Electric Guitar (c. 7 minutes) 2014
Kilns - Gamelan Ensemble and Live Electronics (c. 6 minutes) 2013
Spi, Nespi - Large Ensemble & Live Electronics (c. 12 minutes) 2013
Somewhere something, nowhere nothing - Flute, Electric Guitar, Cello & Piano. (c.5 minutes) 2011

SOLO/CHAMBER

We are to disappear - 2 Flutes and Audio (c. 8 minutes) 2018
The forest is all and nothing - Violin with Voice (c. 7 minutes) 2014
Ag - Solo Piano (c. 8 minutes) 2014
Chromatos - Organ (c. 4 minutes) 2014
...A... I, II & III - Flute and Live Electronics (c. 8 minutes) 2014
S-, bez-, (with-), -em - Piano and Cello (c. 6 minutes) 2013
We Swim - Bass Clarinet and Live Electronics (c. 9.5 minutes) 2013
Barotrauma - Violin (c. 13 minutes) 2013
Eto - Organ(Christ-Church Cathedral, Dublin) (c. 7 minutes) 2012
Matreshky - Clarinet and Cello (c.9 minutes) 2012 (Rev. 2017)
VIX - Solo Mixed Percussion (c.7 minutes) 2012
#6 - Bass Clarinet and Cello (c.5 minutes) 2012
So Calm, So... - Solo Male Voice (c.6 minutes) 2012
U... - Solo Bassoon (c.4 minutes) 2012
Nine Waves - Clarinet and Mezzo Soprano (c.9 minutes) 2011
EAW - Solo Guitar and Electronics(Pre-recorded and Live) (c.12 minutes) 2011
Zdaleka(From Afar) - Flute and Piano (c.6 mins) 2011/12 (Yet to be premiered)
Mirrors - Two Cellos (c.9 minutes) 2011
Maze of Waves - Flute, Clarinet & Cello (c.6 minutes) 2010/2011
Kamen(Stone) - String Quartet (c.3 minutes) 2010

FIXED MEDIA AUDIO

Kaffeeklaenge (8'11") 2013
Cut (14'16") 2012/2013
FourbyFour (7'43") 2012
Then and Now (10'35") 2011
Lost Ones (8'32") 2010

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If you wish to order a work for performance please see my page at the Irish Contemporary Music Centre

Past Performances

We are to disappear for 2 Flutes and Audio, Lina Andonovska and Meadhbh O’Rourke, Lutherhaus, St Finian's Church, 23 Adelaide Road, Dublin 2 - 07/12/18 - 19:30
Matrieskhy (Revision) for Clarinet and Cello, Chris Moriarty and Yseult Cooper Stockdale, Lutherhaus, St Finian's Church, 23 Adelaide Road Dublin 2 - 02/11/17 - 20:00
The forest is all and nothing for Baroque Violin (broadcast),Modern Sounds on Dublin City FM Broadcast - 11/01/16 - 11:30
We Swim for Bass Clarinet, Paul Roe, CMC, VIEW Temple Bar, Dublin - 21/11/15 - 15:00
Kamen (Broadcast) - Nova LyricFM Broadcast - 15/03/15 - 20:00-22:00
The forest is all and nothing for Baroque Violin, Claire Duff - Irish Georgian Society, Dublin - 24/03/2015
Eto (Broadcast) - Modern Sounds on Dublin City FM Broadcast - 19/05/15 - 11:30
Kaffeeklaenge (Recording) RTE Nova Lyric FM Broadcast - 03/05/15 - 20:00-22:00
Thorn for Saxophone Quartet, Cue Saxophone Quartet - Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall - 19/02/2015
Ag for Solo Piano, Maire Carroll - Project Arts Centre, Dublin - 20/11/14
Kaffeeklaenge for Audio - Sonic Arts Waterford Festival - 27/09/14
Kaffeeklaenge for Diffused 8 Channel Audio - Oonagh Young Gallery, Dublin - 19/09/14
'About...' for Ensemble ICC - NCH - 15/08/14
Chromatos for Organ, David Bremner - St. Bartholomews Church Ballsbridge, Dublin - 21/06/2014
Eto for Organ, David Bremner - St. Finn Barre's Cathedral, Cork - 14/06/2014
...a... (1/2) for Flute and Live Electronics, Heidi Cressy & Composer - NUIM - 03/04/14
Kilns for Gamelan, Gamelan Nua Ensemble- Kevin Barry Room, NCH, Dublin - 24/01/14
Eto for Organ, David Bremner, Trinity College Chapel, Dublin - 22/01/14
Spi, Nespi for Ensemble and Live Electronics, Music Educators' Orchestra, Kevin Barry Room, NCH, Dublin - 05/12/13
Untitled Improvisation For Flute and Live Electronics, Heidi Cressy & Ben McHugh, Riverstown Hall, NUI Maynooth, Kildare - 28/11/13
Eto for Organ, David Bremner, ChristChurch Cathedral, Dublin - 20/11/13
S-, Bez-, (With)-, -em for Piano and Violincello, Stephanie Abe & Eoin Kenny, Riverstown Hall, NUI Maynooth, Kildare - 07/11/2013
So Calm, So... for Solo Voice, James Garvey, See|Hear Festival, The Back Loft, Dublin - 07/07/13
Eto for Organ, David Bremner, ChristChurch Cathedral, Dublin - 23/06/13
Live Improvisation on MDTD26+Ibz.RG270 for Solo Performer, Guitar and Effects Pedals, Ben McHugh, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 19/06/13
We Swim for Bass Clarinet, Paul Roe, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 17/05/13
Barotrauma for Violin, Cora Venus Lunny, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 21/03/13
Eto for Organ, David Bremner, ChristChurch Cathedral, Dublin - 28/11/12
FourbyFour Fixed Media Audio(7'43"), With Live Visuals & 5.1 Diffusion, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 31/08/12
FourbyFour Fixed Media Audio(7'43"), Hilltown New Music Festival, Hilltown, Castlepollard, County Westmeath - 20-22/07/12
VIX For Solo Mixed Percussion, Alex Petcu, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 22/06/12
So Calm, So... for Solo Voice, James Garvey, DIT Rathmines, Dublin - 9/3/12
U... for bassoon Pascal Gallois, New Music Room, NUIM, Kildare - 1/3/12
Nine Waves New Music Room, NUIM, Kildare - 29/2/12
EAW John O'Shea & the Composer, Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 26/10/11
Zdaleka Walled City Music Festival, University of Ulster, Derry - 4/08/11
Then and Now Hilltown New Music Festival, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath - 15/07/11
Mirrors Kevin Barry Room, National Concert Hall, Dublin - 24/05/11
Maze of Waves Logic House, NUI Maynooth, Kildare - 27/04/11
Somewhere Something, Nowhere Nothing Logic House, NUI Maynooth, Kildare - 12/04/11
Then and Now Riverstown Hall, NUI Maynooth, Kildare - 24/02/11
Lost Ones Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast & IMRO, Dublin - 5&6/01/11
Kamen ConTemo, DIT Rathmines, Dublin - 30/07/10


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