Dinosaur commission

I’ve recently finished a new commission from Tŷ Cerdd, the National Music Centre for Wales, for narrator and brass trio. It’s for young children and has words by Francesca Kay. It’s about a band called Terry Dactyl and the Meteor Seven and how their performance is halted when a stegosaurus falls asleep on the road, blocking the traffic. Expect something very different from my usual recent scores… Here are three miniature dinosaurs sitting on my piano taking a look at the music. More details