World premiere of Elliott Carter's On Conversing with Paradise with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group conducted by Oliver Knussen at Snape Maltings, Aldebrough.
This recording was nominated for the Gramophone Awards 2010 for best contemporary music album.
A live performance of Matthias Pintscher's Songs of Solomon's Garden with the BBCSSO in November 2012. Matthias and I have performed this piece many times with Ensemble Intercontemporain and others, and we will be going to the Lausanne Festival with it in September 2014.
World premiere of Martin Suckling's Candlebird with the London Sinfonietta on 29th May 2011, conducted by Nicholas Collon at the Queen Elizabeth Hall.
Performance of Detlev Glanert's orchestral setting of Brahms' Vier ernste Gesange, interspersed with his own new preludes, with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Vasily Petrenko.
Live recording of Xenakis' Aïs from the BBC Proms with Colin Currie and the BBCSO and which was taken to the Berlin Festival. It is written for a baritone soloist at the edges of extended technique as the range is from soprano high C down to bottom E. Not suitable listening for those of nervous dispositions!
The premiere performance of Joanna Lee's satirical piece Every Inch of Many Effigies - Six Courthouse Songs with the BCMG and conducted by Oliver Knussen in March 2013
A section Cholawicki's aria from I.1 recorded at the premiere of Johannes Kalitske's opera Die Bessessenen at Theater an der Wien and subsequently released on CD. The production was by Kasper Holten, conducted by the composer with Klangforum Wien playing as the orchestra.
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