new music - Bigo & Twigetti
Concert with Clemens Christian Poetzsch - Stalburg Theater Frankfurt, 8th December 2019
I'm delighted to say that a new compilation by the record label Bigo & Twigetti will feature my piece Symmetry (if you saw me at Bristol you've seen it live; if you're one of my students you might have too!) The compilation is called Scale, and it features some of the best contemporary composers working right now. It comes out everywhere on the 31st October, but you can pre-order it now.
new RCM piano teaching qualification
I'll be playing a concert at the Stalburg Theater, Frankfurt, on Sunday 8th December with my friend Clemens Christian Poetsch. Tickets are available here.
Clemens' 2019 album Remember Tomorrow is brilliant (one of my most listened to records of 2019) and has rightly been nominated for multiple awards…
release day: Process (Event Horizon) is out now
I've been studying to become a better piano teacher constantly over the last few years, and am delighted to say that I've just received this certificate from the Canadian Royal Conservatory of Music. The course explored strategies for keeping students engaged in lessons…
Healing - an exhibition of works by Anna Salzmann, with live music from Garreth Broke
The first single from my Healing album - Process (Event Horizon) is out now. Stream / Download. The artwork is from Anna Salzmann.
On Friday 25th October I’ll be performing my new work Healing in Germany for the first time at the opening event of an exhibition featuring the works of my wife, the artist Anna Salzmann.
For more information, click here.
For B - now on general release
Dear people of the UK!
In September I'm performing three concerts in your neck of the woods, when I'll be premiering a new album called Healing, another collaboration with Anna Salzmann featuring art, music and video that we've been working on for about 18 months.
Bristol, 21st Sept, with Simeon Walker
Leeds, 22nd Sept, with Nel Begley, Theo Alexander & Simeon Walker
Newcastle, 26th Sept, with Pianofield and Steve Luck
Live @ Brudenell Social Club, Leeds - 22nd September
The folks at Thesis have just made my track For B available for general release (previously it was for subscribers only). Check it out…
Live in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK - 26.09.2019
I’m on my way to Leeds for the 22nd of September when I’ll be performing my upcoming Healing art/music collaboration with Anna Salzmann, alongside pianist/composers Simeon Walker and Theo Alexander and vocalist Nel Begley. Click here for more info
A new piano teaching qualification
Tickets are now available for a gig I’m playing with Steve Luck and Pianofield. Click for more details.
Concert: Bristol, UK - 21.09.2019
Over the last few months I've been studying for the intermediate level piano teachers course with the Royal Conservatory, a Canadian centre of musical excellence, and I've just been told that I passed the course, achieving 92%. The focus of the course was…
new music app
I'm delighted to be able to announce that tickets are now available for my concert in Bristol, UK on the 21st September 2019.
Click here to reserve yours, or read on for more info.
Dance EP artwork
The THESIS record label, run by artist Gregory Euclide, has a new app that features my music.
Undercurrent - performed by Barbara Arens
Anna Salzmann has framed and mounted the beautiful artwork for the Dance EP. It’s hanging in my studio and while I’ll be very sad to see it go, it’s for sale, so please get in touch if you’re interested.
A composer and pianist who I really admire, Barbara Arens, recorded a performance of my piece Undercurrent, which you can check out below…
the Dance EP, played live at my studio
A new video for Ripples, from the Dance EP
I had a lovely time last Saturday playing a small private concert at my studio with Nathan Shubert and Tom Blankenberg. Below is a video of my new Dance EP, played in full. Videos of Tom and Nathan’s performances are on my Facebook page.
New music - "For B" - on THESIS Drive
Three new pieces of my music have been released today, 29th March ‘19, under the title Dance EP. It's some of the most positive music I've ever written and that was deliberate: there’s so much negativity in the world right now that I felt that if I was going to release anything, it had to be something that would lift people up, not drag them down. Click read more for links.
The Seasons - Doug Thomas
I’m delighted to have a suite of pieces released exclusively on THESIS Drive. It’s called “For B”, and is 15 minutes of intense…
Spire - a collaboration with Jameson Nathan Jones - available now
I feature on Doug Thomas’s fascinating album The Seasons (I played September)…
I’m delighted to announce this collaboration with the Mississippi based composer and performer Jameson Nathan Jones, available everywhere on the 7th December 2018.