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Some recent and forthcoming performances:

The bold fisherman
The cuckoo is a pretty bird
Jeg gik mig i lunden (Danish folk song arr.)
En yndig og frydefuld sommertid (Danish folk song arr.)
Värmeland (Swedish folk song arr.)
(1st performance)
The Ionian Singers, Marianne Cotterill (soprano), Timothy Salter (conductor); Danish Church London, 24/06/2017

Flowers in the Valley
The Coasts of High Barbary
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor); St Clement Danes, Aldwych, 25/03/2017

Invida aetas
The Ionian Singers; St Clement Danes, Aldwych, 25/03/2017 All Saint’s Church, Blackheath, 07/12/2013; Hambleden Music Festival, 28/06/2014

Carol, Sonnet and Song
RCM Junior Department Choir, Joy Hill (conductor); Royal College of Music, London, 25/03/2017

The blood-dimmed tide
The Hermes Experiment: Héloïse Werner (soprano), Oliver Pashley (clarinet), Anne Denholm (harp), Marianne Schofield (double bass); Kings Place, London. 16/02/2017 (1st performance)

Four Hopkins Songs
Clare McCaldin (mezzo-soprano), Timothy Salter (piano); St Bride’s Church, London EC4Y 8AU, 29/11/2016

Out of your sleep
Choir of St John’s College, Cambridge, Andrew Nethsingha (conductor); St John’s College Chapel,  22/11/2016 (Evensong), 26/11/2016 (Advent Carol Service), 27/11/2016 (Advent Carol Service, live BBC broadcast)

Chameleon
Kyle Horch (saxophone), Yshani Perinpanayagam (piano); Chichester University, 21/11/2016,  St John’s Notting Hill, London W11 2NN, 04/06/2016

Phantasma
Karolina Öhman (cello), Timothy Salter (piano); All Saints’ Church, West Dulwich, London SE21 8LN, 12/11/2016 (1st performance)

Shimmer
Kristiana Smilovska (piano); Royal College of Music, London, 05/11/2016

Flowers in the Valley (1st performance)
The Cuckoo is a pretty bird (1st performance)
A Frog he would a-wooing go
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor); St Alfege Church, Greenwich, 25/06/2016

Eternity
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor); St Clement Danes, London WC2R 1DH Brandenburg Choral Festival, 12/03/2016

Song from Carol, Sonnet and Song
No. 3 Hilariter 
from Three Easter Carols
Chœur de Radio France; Maison de la Radio, Paris, 12/12/2015

Scintilla
Rebecca Hepplewhite (cello); Chichester University, 16/11/2015

Barbara Allen
The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies

The Ionian Singers, Rebecca Hepplewhite (cello); Timothy Salter (conductor),  All Saints’ Church, West Dulwich, 14/11/2015

The Willow Tree
Widdicombe Fair

The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor);  All Saints’ Church, West Dulwich, 14/11/2015

Umuse
UmeDuo: Karolian Öhman (cello), Erika Öhman (percussion); Klusterfestival, Luleå, Sweden, 25/09/2015; tours in Sweden in November 2014 (11 performances) and February 2015 (6 performances); Kulturverket Onsjö, Halmstad, Sweden, 13/10/2013;  Danish Church, London, 11/05/2013; “Ung & Lovande” competition, Västerås Concert Hall, Sweden, 28/04/2013; Zunftsaal Schmiedenhof, Basel, Switzerland, 03/04/2013; International Anthony Burgess Foundation, Engine House, Chorlton Mill, Manchester, 28/02/2013; Chichester University, 25/02/2013 (1st performance)

Brahms: Two Chorale Preludes (transcribed)
Svyati Duo: Rebecca Hewes (cello), Julian Collings (organ); University of Tokyo, 15/07/2015

Dovetail
The Gelächter Wind Trio: Chris Goodman (clarinet), Emma McGovern (oboe), Lois Au (bassoon); St Pancras Church, Euston Road, London, 03/07/2015; St Bride.s, Fleet St., London, 12/06/2015; 198 Gallery Railton Road , Herne Hill Festival, 16/10/2014; Leeds College of Music, 08/10/2014 (1st performance)

The white and the walk of the morning
The Ionian Singers; St James’s Piccadilly, London W1J 9LL 11/07/2015

English folk song arrangements:
   Early one morning
   The seeds of love
   Strawberry Fair

The Ionian Singers; St James’s Piccadilly, 11/07/2015

Trefoil
Trio Aquilon: Eulalie Charland (violin), Lawrence Durkin (cello), Maika Mori (piano); Cheltenham Festival, Syde Manor, 10/07/2015; St Luke’s Church, Hove, 13/06/2014; The Forge, Camden, London, 23/02/2014; Chichester Cathedral, 18/02/2014; Chichester University, 10/02/2014; Conway Hall, London, 08/12/2013 (1st performance)

Piano Trio
The Fournier Trio: Sulki Yu (violin), Pei-Jee Ng (cello), Chiao-Ying Chang (piano); Wolfson College, University of Oxford, 14/06/2015

A Poem of Dancing
Emily Atkinson (soprano), Timothy Salter (piano); St Mary-at-Hill, London, EC3R 8EE, 23/02/2015

Mondrian Pictures
Rozenn Le Trionnaire (clarinet), Ellena Hale (piano); Chichester University, 09/02/2015

Daydream
Francesca Barritt (violin), Ellena Hale (piano); Chichester University, 09/02/2015

 Three Pieces
Rosanna Ter-Berg (flute), Leo Nicholson (piano); Chichester University, 20/10/2014

English folk song arrangements:
The Coasts of High
Barbary
   Elsie Marley
Bonny at Morn
O No John

The Ionian Singers; Hambleden Music Festival, 28/06/2014

Invida aetas
The Ionian Singers; All Saint’s Church, Blackheath, 07/12/2013; Hambleden Music Festival, 28/06/2014

Firefly
Dragonflies draw flame
Vivian Choi (piano); West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, 11/05/2014

The Beholder
The Ionian Singers, Rebecca Hewes (cello), Michael Bonaventure (organ); St Alfege, Greenwich, London, 05/04/2014

English folk song arrangements:
Early one morning
   The Blacksmith
   The Tailor and the Mouse

Emily Atkinson (soprano), Graham Sheen (bassoon), Timothy Salter (piano); Chichester University, 11/11/2013

Imprints
Graham Sheen (bassoon), Timothy Salter (piano); Chichester University, 11/11/2013; Charlton House, Charlton, London, 25/11/2011; Regent Hall, Oxford Street, 18/11/2011 (1st performance)

Scintilla
Rebecca Hewes (cello); Barnes Music Society, Methodist Church, Station Road, Barnes, 24/11/2012; All Saints’ Church, Weston Green, Esher, 19/10/2013

English folk song arrangements:
O rare Turpin
   Barbara Allen
   The miller of the Dee
   The oak and the ash
   The wraggle taggle gipsies

The Ionian Singers, Rebecca Hewes (cello), Timothy Salter (conductor), All Saints’ Church, Weston Green, Esher, 19/10/2013

 Aquatints
Nephele Ensemble: Nicola Smedley (flute), Celine Saout (harp), Samantha Wickramasinghe (violin), Jessica Beeston (viola), Rebecca Hewes (cello); St Martin’s-in-the-Fields, 30/07/2013; All Saints Dulwich. 13/07/2013; Purcell Room, 10/01/2013 (1st performance)

English folk song arrangements:
Cold blows the wind
O Soldier, Soldier

The Ionian Singers, UmeDuo: Karolina Öhman (cello), Erika Öhman (percussion); Danish Church, London, 11/05/2013

 Clarinet Quintet
Ingrid Pearson (clarinet), Edinburgh String Quartet: Tristan Gurney (violin), Philip Burrin (violin), Jessica Beeston (viola), Mark Bailey (cello); Manchester Metropolitan University, 31/10/2012 (1st performance)

Fantasy
Michael Bonaventure (organ); St Margaret’s Church, Lee, 27/10/2012; Westminster Abbey, 05/06/2011

Yblessed be
The Burning Babe

The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor); All Saints Church, Blackheath, 20/10/2012

Mosaics (extracts)
Nephele Ensemble: Nicola Smedley (flute), Celine Saout (harp), Jessica Beeston (viola), Chichester University, 15/10/2012

Vitis flexuosa
Svyati Duo: Rebecca Hewes (cello), Julian Collings (organ); St Lawrence Church, Catford, 13/10/2012; St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Macon, Georgia, 13/04/2011; Bromley Parish Church, 15/03/2011; St James’s, Piccadilly, London, 12/01/2011; All Saints Church, Blackheath, 10/10/2010; Music on Mondays, Chichester University, 04/10/2010; St James Piccadilly, London, 03/07/2010 (1st London performance); All Saints’ Church, Leamington Spa, 31/05/2010; St Paul’s in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, 01/04/2010 (1st UK performance); St George’s Church, Germantown, TN, USA, 20/02/2010; Philadelphia Cathedral, PA, USA, 16/02/2010 (1st performance)

English folk song arrangements:
Cold blows the wind
O Soldier, Soldier

Addison Singers, David Wordsworth (conductor), Matthew Hough (piano), Ric Elsworth (percussion); St Michael and All Angels, Turnham Green, 14/07/2012; The Tate, St Ives, 07/05/2012; The Minack Theatre, Cornwall, 06/05/2012; St Johns’, Waterloo, 16/03/2012

 The Quality of Mercy
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor), All Saints Church, Weston Green, Esher, 23/06/2012 (1st performance)

 Delius Intermezzo & Serenade arrangement
The Ionian Singers, Harp Duo Mariposas: Cristina Di Bernardo, Silvia Vicario (harps), Timothy Salter (conductor), All Saints Church, Weston Green, Esher, 23/06/2012

Three Intermezzi
Harp Duo Mariposas: Cristina Di Bernardo, Silvia Vicario (harps); All Saints Church, Weston Green, Esher, 23/06/2012, Ponte di Piave, Italy, 01/04/2012, Remanzacco, Italy, 31/03/2012, St James’s Piccadilly, 24/03/2012 (1st performance)

 English folk song arrangements:
   Cold blows the wind
   O Soldier, Soldier

The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor), Cristina Di Bernardo, Silvia Vicario (harps); All Saints Church, Weston Green, Esher, 23/06/2012, St James’s Piccadilly, 24/03/2012

Shadows I & II
Trio Aquilon, Eulalie Charland (violin), Maiko Mori (piano), Lawrence Durkin (cello); St. Peter’s Church, 90 Kensington Park Road, London W11 2PN, 24/02/2012

Images after Klee
Marie Van Rhijn (harpsichord); Espace XVIIIe, Cité de la Musique, Paris, 11/12/11 (1st peformance of Images II and III)

Eternity
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor), Sulki Yu (violin); All Saints West Dulwich, 19/11/2011

English folk song arrangements:
   O waly, waly
The wraggle taggle gypsies
Blow the wind southerly

The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (conductor); National Gallery, London, 04/10/2011.

String Quartet No. 3
Sacconi Quartet: Ben Hancox (violin), Hannah Dawson (violin), Robin Ashwell (viola), Cara Berridge (cello); Concerts at Cratfield, 17/07/2011 (1st performance)

Invida Aetas
The Ionian Singers, Timothy Salter (condcutor); St James’s Piccadilly, 02/04/2011 (1st performance)

Three Pieces

Nicola Smedley (flute), Timothy Salter (piano); Holy Trinity Church, Warrington, 26/03/2011

 

Recent recordings:

Aerial
Nephele Ensemble: Nicola Smedley (flute), Samantha Wickramsinghe (violin), Jessica Beeston (viola), Rebecca Hewes (cello)
(Usk Recordings) USK 1230CD

 

A Poem of Dancing
The Ionian Singers
(Usk Recordings ) USK 1229CDS

 

Piano Trio
The Fournier Trio: Sulki Yu (violin), Pei-Jee Ng (cello), Chiao-Ying Chang (piano)
( Usk Recordings ) USK 1231CD