BACKDROPS, VOLUME 1

For orchestra

 

Duration: c.75'

Instrumentation: 2(2/picc).2(2/bcl).2.2(2/cbsn) - 4.3.3.1 - timp(/perc.3) - perc(3): vib(+bow)/t.bells

/crot(+bow)/BD(+paper)/wdbl/mar(+2 bows)/glock/sus.cym(+bow) - hp - pno(/cel) - strings

First Performance: 19.09.19, Abbey Road Studios, London: BBC Concert Orchestra/Lev Parikian

00:00 / 03:46

BALANCE

For 5 musicians

 

Duration: c.5'30

Instrumentation: clt. mar. pno. vn. vc.

First Performance: 01.10.18, Britten Theatre, Royal College of Music, London: Roomsize Installation

00:00 / 05:42

FAIRFIELD (with Aaron May)

Film soundtrack (VIEW FILM)

Duration: 7'17

Released: July 2018

00:00 / 07:17

DAY ONE

For ensemble

 

Duration: c.10'

Instrumentation: flexible ensemble

First Performance: 09.04.18, We The Curious, Bristol: National Open Youth Orchestra/Doug Bott

RUTHEL SCOTSON

For 2 violins

 

Duration: c.9'

Instrumentation: 2vn.

First Performance: 10.11.17, St. Mary Abbot's Church, London: Kasia Ziminska, Wilford Goh

00:00 / 09:24

THE UMBRELLA

For 9 musicians

 

Duration: c.10'

Instrumentation: hn. trb. perc(2):wdbl/sus.cym/2tom-toms/vib pno. kbd. 2clarion vn.

First Performance: 08.06.17, Old Theatre Royal, Bath: National Open Youth Orchestra/Doug Bott

(LIVE PERFORMANCE)

THE UPSIDE DOWN

For 3 string quartets and harp

Duration: c.6'

Instrumentation: hp. 6vn. 3va. 3vc.

First Performance: 21.05.17, Loco Klub, Bristol: Insight Ensemble/Liam Taylor-West

IO

Film soundtrack (VIEW FILM)

Duration: 5'18

Released: March 2017

00:00 / 05:19

INTERLUDE

For marimba and violin

 

Duration: c.6'30

Instrumentation: mar. vn.

First Performance: 26.07.17, Loco Klub, Bristol: Harriet Riley, Liam Taylor-West

00:00 / 06:42

FOR QUARTET

For 4 musicians

 

Duration: c.9'

Instrumentation: ob. ten.sax. vn. db.

First Performance: 06.07.15, Cheltenham Music Festival: Trish Clowes' Emulsion Quartet

00:00 / 02:51

TETRACTYS

For 10 string players

Duration: c.10'

Instrumentation: 3vn. 3va. 3vc. db.

First Performance: 28.03.15, St. Leonard's Church, Shoreditch, London: LGO/Claire Lampon

00:00 / 09:50

EMERGENCE

For orchestra

 

Duration: c.8'

Instrumentation: 3(3/picc).2.ca.2.bcl.2.cbsn - 4.3.3.1 - timp - perc(2):mar/vib - hp - strings

First Performance: 28.02.15, The Lighthouse, Poole: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Frank Zielhorst

00:00 / 03:10

OF JOY

For 4 musicians, electronics and film (VIEW FILM)

 

Duration: 11'

Instrumentation: clt. pno. vn. vc. elec.

First Performance: 03.11.14, King's Place, London: Ensemble Matisse

00:00 / 11:03

MARCH

For piano and live electronics

 

Duration: c.6'30

Instrumentation: pno. elec.

First Performance: 09.06.14, Clifton Cathedral, Bristol: Georgie Ward, Liam Taylor-West

00:00 / 06:32

OCTOBER

For piano and live electronics

 

Duration: c.3'30

Instrumentation: pno. elec.

First Performance: 09.04.14, Clifton Cathedral, Bristol: Georgie Ward, Liam Taylor-West

00:00 / 03:28

FRAGMENTS

For piano with live preparation, accordion and live electronics

 

Duration: c.8'

Instrumentation: pno. acc. elec.

First Performance: 18.09.13, Victoria Rooms, Bristol: Georgie Ward, Liam Taylor-West

00:00 / 07:51

...TO GLASS

For flute, percussion quartet and electronics

Duration: c.9'30

Instrumentation: fl. perc(4):vib/mar/cym/t.bells/tom-tom/4wine glasses elec.

First Performance: 14.06.13, Victoria Rooms, Bristol: Lily Caunt, Rupert Cole, George Jones,

Mandy Leung, Eva Redman, Aaron May, Liam Taylor-West

00:00 / 09:42

ASCENSIONS

For 3 musicians

Duration: c.5'30

Instrumentation: bcl. pno. vc.

First Performance: 18.09.13, Victoria Rooms, Bristol: The Gemini Ensemble

00:00 / 05:34

Contact/Hire of Performance Materials:

liam@liamtaylorwest.com