"Beautifully crafted, always received with enthusiasm by both the
members of the orchestra and the audience alike".
(Gordon Yemm, former principal flute West Australian Symphony Orchestra and Queensland Pops
Clarinet: 1993/2009 - The Wellbeing Concertino for Clarinet
and Strings - Recorded by Millenium Symphony Orchestra with
American Classics conductor Robert Ian Winstin. Hear on Sounds and
Scores page. Level - University orchestra, or good community orchestra. 15 mins
Guitar: 2001 - Concerto for Guitar (The Luthier) - Uses
bi-tones. Commissioned by Adrian Walter
for the Darwin International Guitar Festival 2002. Soloist, Spanish
virtuoso Jose Maria Gallardo del Rey. Level - professional orchestra or university orchestra. Requires a world class soloist. 25
Cor anglais: 2009 - Bushfire - Concerto for Cor anglais and Strings. Commissioned by Rachel Tolmie and the Concertante Ensemble, Gosford City. Recorded on Wirripang label. Level - Pro soloist and a pro orchestra. 22mins Hear on Sounds and
1985 - Australian Concert Overture - for medium sized orchestra. Winner Australian Young Composer Award 1986.
1986 - Horizons - for small orchestra.
Featured in the New Music and the Orchestra Series 1986,
Queensland Orchestra conducted by Richard Mills. Level - professional orchestra or university orchestra. 6
mins Hear on Sounds and Scores page.
1988 - Homage to TS Eliot
- for string orchestra. A commissioned work for the Australian Chamber Orchestra, directed by Carl Pini, and with subsequent
performance under Richard Tognetti. Level - professional, or good university string orchestra.9 mins
Hear on Sounds and Scores page.
2014 - Concert Overture "Beach Holiday" - Commissioned by the Central Coast Youth
2015 - Where Cooling Zephyrs Breathe - Commissioned by the Central Coast Youth
Larger orchestra or symphonic wind:
2007 - First Light - for orchestra. Winner New England Philharmonic Orchestra Boston Open Scores Competition 2010-11. Commissioned by
the Central Coast Conservatorium and the Central Coast Symphony, Gosford City. Level - professional orchestra, university orchestra or good community
orchestra. 10 mins
2016 - The Magic of This Dawn - for Wind Symphony. Commissioned by the North
Sydney Symphonic Wind Ensemble for Australian performances and Japan tour. Level - very good community group. 8 mins
2017 - Spirit Land - for large orchestra. Commissioned by film maker Robert Doyle,
with Arts Central and Create NSW funding, being the soundtrack for the film of the same name. Level - very good community orchestra or youth orchestra. 17 mins.
Other wind ensemble:
2015 - Ratoos - for flute choir. 3 mins.
Also view the Solo Instrumental under List of Works.