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ALUN GRAFTON

Composer of contemporary music

2018

24th March. Workshop performance of ".......with immortal fire" op 87 for chamber orchestra. London.

27th March. "Save us O Lord" op 80. Lay Clerks. Ripon Cathedral.

2017

9th April. "Iesu, who this our lententide" op 23. The Church choir, St Michael's Church, Sandhurst.

16th December. "Alleluia! A new work is come on hand" op 82. Thames Voyces. St Joseph's Church. Bracknell.

2016

28th May. "Now Welcome Summer." op 19c. Lucy Cronins and Oliver Hancock. Portsmouth Grammar School.

28th May. "Colours." op 63a. Lucy Cronins and Oliver Hancock. Portsmouth Grammar School.

28th May. "Summer Days." op 63b. Lucy Cronins and Oliver Hancock. Portsmouth Grammar School.

28th May. "Busy Bee." (from carmina d'animalibus op 76). Lucy Cronins and Oliver Hancock. Portsmouth Grammar School.

28th May. "Squeak." (from carmina d'animalibus op 76). Lucy Cronins and Oliver Hancock. Portsmouth Grammar School.

27th November. "Masters in the hall" op 26. Advent Carol Service.St Michael's Church.Sandhurst.

2015

14th March. "O Perfect Love" op 60. The Church choir, St Michael's Church, Sandhurst.

26th April. Suite for piano op 5. Portsmouth Grammar School. Karen Kingsley.

2014

12th May. "Save us O Lord" op 80". St Pancras Church London. London Festival of Contemporary Church Music.

12th October. "O Perfect Love" op 60". Church Choir. St Bartholomew's Church. Otford.

19th October. "O Perfect Love" op 60". Church Choir. St Bartholomew's Church. Otford.

19th October. "tibi sit gratias" op 61". Church Choir. St Bartholomew's Church. Otford.

2013

21st September. Piano Prelude no 4 op 79. The composer. Sandhurst.

16th November. "Immortality" op 78. Thames Voyces. Crowthorne.

2012

23rd March. "Dark Eyes" op 36. Round Table Singers. Bracknell.

31st March. (Workshop performance) "Scherzo" op 77. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. London

22nd July. "O Perfect Love" op 60". Church Choir. St Bartholomew's Church. Otford.

6th October."Scherzo" op 77. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. St George the martyr Church. London

21st December. "I sing of a maiden". op 64 Round Table Singers. Wellington College.

2011

11th September. Chorale Prelude on the hymn tune "Aberystwyth" op 56. Kevin Grafton, Soll, Austria.

19th November. Prelude no 1 op 11. The composer. Holy Trinity Church, Southsea.

19th November. "Sinfonia Suite" op 4. The composer. Holy Trinity Church, Southsea.

2010

12th June. Prelude no 3. op 27. Teresa Foster. Portsmouth Grammar School.

3rd July. (Workshop performance) Praeludium 3 op 59. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. London

24th December. "What child is this?" op 55. The Church choir. St Michael's Church, Sandhurst.

2009

29th March. "Iesu, who this our lententide" op 23. The Church choir, St Michael's Church, Sandhurst.

16th May. (Workshop performance) Chorale Prelude on the hymn tune "Aberystwyth" op 56. Mark Wardell. Alverstoke.

28th June. "Now Welcome Summer." op 19a. Thames Voyces. Sunningdale.

14th November. "Now Welcome Summer." op 19a. Wyndcliffe Voices. Alverstoke.

2008

12th April. "Colours." op 63a. Jane Sherriff and Gilly Slot. Portsmouth.

12th April. "Summer Days." op 63b. Jane Sherriff and Gilly Slot. Portsmouth.

5th July. (Workshop performance) Praeludium 6 op 69. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. London

22nd November. Praeludium 4 op 62. The Contemporary Music Group. Portsmouth Grammar School.

2007

24th December. "The Lord at First Did Make" op 43. The Church choir. St Michael's Church, Sandhurst

2006

25th March. "The Owl and the Pussycat." op 17b. Cantores Chamber Choir. St Peter's Church. Yateley.

1st April. (Workshop performance)"Castell Cilgerran" op 31. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. London

7th July. "Now Welcome Summer. op19a. The Campion Singers. Wellington College.

8th July. "Colours." op 63a. Jane McEvoy and Judith Joy. Crowthorne.

8th July. "Summer Days." op 63b. Jane McEvoy and Judith Joy. Crowthorne.

14th July. "Now Welcome Summer. op19a. The Campion Singers. St Andrew's Church. Lulworth.

16th September. "Spring of Bandusia." op 40. (All Ears Contemporary Music Festival, London) Robert Blacken and Karen Kingsley.

2nd December. "Allegro." op 24. The Nero String Quartet. St Mary's Church. Alverstoke.

9th December. "Qui Creavit Celum." op 67. The Questors Choir. St Peter's Church. Ealing.

2005

12th March. " Dark Eyes." op 36. Cantores Chamber Choir. Crowthorne.

10th July. Praeludium 2. op 43. London Chamber Group. London.

17th September. "Suite for piano." op 5. Karen Kingsley. Shoreditch.

15th October. "The Owl and the Pussycat." op 17b. Cantores Chamber Choir. St James' Church. Finchampstead.

16th December. " I Sing of a Maiden." op 64. Cantores Chamber Choir. Eagle House School. Sandhurst.

2004

28th February. Prelude no 2. op 20. Mark Fielding. Portsmouth Grammar School.

13th June. Praeludium 2. op 53. London Chamber Group. London.

3rd October. Praeludium 2. op 53. London Chamber Group. London.

16th October. Chorale Prelude on the hymn tune "Aberystwyth" op 56. Kevin Grafton, Finchapmstead.

16th October. "Dark Eyes." op 36. Cantores Chamber Choir. St James' Church. Finchampstead.

12th December. "The Lord at first did Adam Make." op 43. Cantores Chamber Choir and the Church Choir. St Bartholomew's, Otford.

19th December. "The Lord at first did Adam Make." op 43. The Church Choir, St Bartholomew's, Otford.

2003

31st May. "Absence" op 13. Cantores Chamber Choir. St Blaise Church, Milton.

7th June. "Absence" op 13. Cantores Chamber Choir. St Michael's Church, Sandhurst.

16th September. Prelude no 3. op 27. Gilly Slot. Havant Arts Centre.

14th December. "I Sing of a Maiden." op 64. The Church Choir, St Bartholomew's, Otford.

2002

13th July. Praeludium 4. op 62. COMA members. The Theatre Royal, Portsmouth.

23rd November. "agnus dei" op 8. Wyndcliffe Voices. St Mary's Church, Alverstoke.

10th December. "Absence" op 13. Cantores Chamber Choir. St John's Church. Crowthorne.

2001

24th February. "Spring of Bandusia." op 40. Robert Blacken and Karen Kingsley. Portsmouth Grammar School.

30th June. Praeludium 3. op 59. Eagle House Chamber Orchestra, Sandhurst.

30th June. Chorale Prelude on the hymn tune "Aberystwyth" op 56. Nigel Stark. St Mary's Church, Portsea.

13th November. Trio no 2. op 54. The Farr Ensemble. BMIC, London.

2000

16th June. "nunc dimittis." op 57. Eagle House Senior Choir. Sandhurst.

21st June. "The Owl and the Pussycat." op 17c. Eagle House Junior Choir, St Bartholomew's, Otford.

2nd July. "nunc dimittis." op 57. Eagle House Senior Choir. Sandhurst.

5th July. "The Owl and the Pussycat." op 17c. Eagle House Junior Choir,Sandhurst.

3rd November. "Now Welcome Summer." op 19c. Jane Sherriff and Christopher Seed. Milner Hall, Winchester.

21st November. "Symphony." op 58. Portsmouth New Music Orchestra. The Theatre Royal, Portsmouth.

9th December. The Coventry Carol. op 3. The Church Choir, St Bartholomew's, Otford.

13th December. "Passing Silhouettes." op 44. Kokoschka Quartet. Letchworth Music Club.

 

 

 

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