Young composers

New Compositions

The orchestra likes to encourage young composers and over the last few years has commissioned the following:

2012: You are old Father William by John-Paul Bowman (Guildhall School of Music and Drama).

2013: An Eve Owl by Joseph Alexander (Kingston University).

2015: Panta Rhei by Sofía Oriana Infante (above) (Kingston University).

2017: Once in a Big City by Sergey Lunev (Kingston University).

2019: The Incandenza Variations by Greg Harradine

2022: All other things will change by Kit McCarthy

Watch the orchestra’s performance of the whole of Sergei Lunev’s work (top) and highlights from Greg Harradine’s (below).

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Our Young Musician scheme is sponsored by the H R Taylor Trust.