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ALUN GRAFTON

Composer of contemporary music

ORCHESTRAL

Aquiline Games op 25

Parts: flutes, oboes, clarinets, sax, trumpets, trombone, piano, percussion and strings

Date of composition: 1990.

Duration: 3 minutes

First performance: 10th December 1990. School Orchestra. Eagle House, Sandhurst Berkshire.

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Castell Cilgerran op 31

Parts: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone and strings.

Date of composition: 1993

Duration: 4 minutes

First performance: 3rd July 1993. School Orchestra. Eagle House, Sandhurst Berkshire.

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Praeludium 3 op 59

Parts: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, vibraphone and strings.

Date of composition: 2000

Duration: 5 minutes.

First performance: 20th June 2001.  School Orchestra. Eagle House, Sandhurst Berkshire.

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Praeludium 6 op 69

Parts: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone and strings.

Date of composition: 2007

Duration: 6 minutes.

First workshop performance:  5th July 2008. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. London.

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Praeludium in tempore belli op 65

Parts: string orchestra with divisions.

Date of composition: 2003.

Duration: 5 minutes.

Note. Commended in the 2003 Oare International Composers competition.

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Scherzo. " A Musical Joke." Op 77

Parts. flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone and strings.

Date of composition: 2011

Duration: 5 minutes.

First workshop performance: 31st March 2012. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra.

First public performance: 6th October 2012. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. Borough, London.

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Sinfonietta op 70

Parts: string orchestra.

Date of composition: 2007.

Duration: 15 minutes.

Note: for amateur or student string orchestra; Shortlisted in the YLSS 2007-2008 competition for a workshop performance.

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Symphony op 58

Parts: two each of flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn and strings.

Date of composition. 2000

Duration: 28 minutes.

First performance: 21st November 2000. Portsmouth New Music Orchestra. Theatre Royal Portsmouth. (Second movement)

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Triptych op 48

Parts: string orchestra.

Date of composition: 1997

Duration: 25 minutes

Notes: For amateur and student players. Recorded on the CD “Now Welcome” in 2006

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"....with immortal fire" op 87

Parts: flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, horn, trumpet, trombone, 2 percussion players and strings.

Date of composition: 2018

Duration: 5 Minutes.

First workshop performance: 24th March 2018. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra.

First public performance: 29th September 2018. London Contemporary Chamber Orchestra. Borough, London.

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