BASCA British Composer Award Shortlist 2015

BASCAI’m very excited to have been shortlisted in the Contemporary Jazz Composition category of the BASCA British Composer Awards 2015 for my BBC Radio 3 commission “The Fox, The Parakeet & The Chestnut”. Premiered at the EFG London Jazz Festival 2014 with the BBC Concert Orchestra and my quintet with Gwilym Simcock, Mike Walker, Calum Gourlay and James Maddren. We were conducted by the splendid Clark Rundell. Congrats to all the other nominees and huge thank yous to everyone behind the scenes that made this commission happen! More details here