Scores

published scores

Chamber music

Works for string quartet

Four Meditations (1964)

| RSS 201 | Typeset | Score 16 pages, parts 19 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 9’ | Score: £7.50. Parts £9.00 | also for hire from SMC |

Preludio al corale: Molto moderato

  1. Andante
  2. Canone: Andantino lagrimoso. In Memoriam Bernard van Dieren
  3. Andante

Transcriptions of nos. 1, 5, 9 and 16 of A 20th Century Music Diary for solo piano

Recorded by Jan Becher String Quartet on String Quartets by Dafydd Bullock, Dominique Dupraz, and Ronald Stevenson Lakesound Productions AVK 005

Recitative and Air on DSCH: in Memoriam Shostakovich (1987)

| RSS 202 | Typeset | Score 7 pages, parts 8 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 5’ | Score: £4.50.Parts £4.50 | also for hire from SMC |

Also in versions for piano solo, violin and piano, viola and piano, and cello and piano

Recorded by Jan Becher String Quartet on String Quartets by Dafydd Bullock, Dominique Dupraz, and Ronald Stevenson Lakesound Productions AVK 005

String Quartet: Voces Vagabundae (1990)

| RSS 203 | Typeset | Score 49 pages, parts 102 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 32’ | Score £14.50 Parts £17.50 | also for hire from SMC |

  1. Maestoso – Allegro ardente (“I take to the open road … the world before me … leading wherever I choose … “ – Walt Whitman)
  2. Scherzo: volante (The Bird Path – Homage to Kenneth White)
  3. Adagietto cantabilissimo (“A backward glance o’er travel’d roads” – Walt Whitman) – continuando
  4. Fuga alla Passeggiata – Fuga alla Strathspey –  Fuga alla Reel – Fuga doppia:alla Strathspey con Reel – Fuga all Giga – Coda alla Quodlibet

Quartettino (1965)

| RSS 204 | Typeset | Score 12 pages, parts 18 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 7½’ | Score £7.00. Parts £9.00 | also for hire from SMC |

Transcription of Busoni, Sonata ad usum infantis

  1. Molto tranquillo
  2. Andante melancolico
  3. Vivace (alla marcia)
  4. Molto tranquillo
  5. Polonaise (un poco cerimonioso): Poco sostenuto

Piano quartet

Fantasy Quartet Alma Alba (1985)

| RSS 211 | Typeset | Score 34 pages, parts 57 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 13’ | Score £13.50. Parts £15.00 | also for hire from SMC |

    Allegro – Più mosso – Moderato – Doppio movimento – Allegro – Andante largo – Allegro sciolto – Quodlibet: Quasi presto – Andante largo – Quasi presto

Wind ensemble

Pan-Celtic Wind Quintet (2000)

| RSS 221 | Typeset | Score 36 pages, parts 39 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 20’ | Score £13.50 Parts £14.00 | also for hire from SMC |

For flute, clarinet, oboe, bassoon, French horn

  1. Early morning nocturne: homage to the Irish John Field
  2. The Sheep under the Snow – Manx Melody
  3. A’e Gowden Lyric (One Golden Song) – Scots
  4. Hal-an-Tow – Cornish Folkdance-Song
  5. Contrapuntal Recollection (Recueillement)
  6. Dafydd y Gareg Wen a Clychau Aberdyfi (David of the White Rock & The Bells of Aberdovey) – Two Welsh Airs

Flute and piano

Nocturne: Homage to John Field (1952)

| RSS 231 | Typeset | 17 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 6’ | £7.80 |

      Andante

Also in versions for clarinet and piano and for piano solo

Clarinet and piano

Nocturne: Homage to John Field (1952)

| RSS 232 | Typeset | 16 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 6’ | £7.80 |

      Andante

Also in versions for flute and piano and for piano solo

Horn and piano

Bergstimmung (Mountain Mood/Beann-Fhonn) (1986)

| RSS 233 | Typeset | 17 pages | Grade (m–d) | Duration 10’ | £9.00 |

Harp and piano

Duo Sonata (1971)

| RSS 235 | Typeset | in preparation |

  1. “Celtic Sunlight”: Largo – Allegro
  2. “Nocturne – the Midnight Sun”: Adagietto – Allegro vivace e vigoroso

Violin and piano

A Golden Song (A’e Gowden Lyric), (c.1965)

| RSS 241 | Typeset | 2 pages | Grade (e–m) | Duration 1½’ | £2.50 |

ed. Ralph Holmes

A version of the song for high voice and piano

Recitative and Air on DSCH: in Memoriam Shostakovich (1987)

| RSS 242 | Typeset | 7 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 5’ | £5.60 |

Also in versions for piano solo, viola and piano, cello and piano and string quartet

Viola and piano

Recitative and Air on DSCH: in Memoriam Shostakovich (1987)

| RSS 243 | Typeset | 7 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 5’ | £5.40 |

Also in versions for piano solo, violin and piano, cello and piano and string quartet

Cello and piano

Recitative and Air on DSCH: in Memoriam Shostakovich (1976)

| RSS 244 | Typeset | 7 pages | Grade (m) | Duration 5’ | £5.40 |

Also in versions for piano solo, violin and piano, viola and piano, and string quartet

Variations and Theme The Bonnie Earl o’Moray (1974)

| RSS 245 | Typeset | Score 22 pages Part 11 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 15’ | £15.00 |

    Introduction: Andante

    Var. I: L’istesso tempo

    Var. II Andante grave

    Var. III (cello solo): Con moto fluente, quasi improvvisando

    Var. IV: Alla Marcia, moderato ma fanfaronesca (with swagger)

    Var. V: Fughetta alla giga, allegro ma non troppo

    Var. VI: Allegro

    Var. VII L’istesso tempo

    Var. VIII: Marcia funebre – Tema (L’istesso tempo)

A Golden Song (A’e Gowden Lyric), (c.1965)

| RSS 246 | Typeset | 2 pages | Grade (e–m) | Duration 1½’ | £2.50 |

A version of the song for high voice and piano

Two guitars

Don Quixote and Sancho Panza – A Bagatelle Cycle (1983)

| RSS 261 | Manuscript (by guitarist Philip Thorne) | 25 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 20’ | £7.40 |

Bagatelle Variations:

  1. Maestoso
  1. Passeggiata: Tempo comodo ma con moto
  2. Pancho’s Proverbs: Tempo comodo parlando – In Recort: con paura
  3. Quixote’s Chorale: Moderato
  4. Fuga: Don Quixote thinks and sighs; Sancho Panza dances and laughs: Allegro moderato
  5. Sancho Panza’s Pleasure: Allegro alla danza
  6. Don Quixote’s Serenade: Allegretto amoroso lusingando
  7. Quixote’s Lament (Llanto): Lento
  8. Don Quixote’s Address to the Goatherds concerning the Age of Gold: Pensoso in sogno (Valse lente)
  9. El Retablo de Maese Pedro: Pedro’s Fanfare
  10. La Oración de Peregrino
  11. Minuetto dei Marionetti
  12. Balada: “Don Gaiferos y la Melisandra”: Allegretto quasi andantino
  13. Minuetto ritornello
  14. Los Moriscos (Moorish Makhuri): Allegro marziale
  15. Llanto (Homenaje a Barrios
  16. Coda: Lento maestoso

Free bass accordion and percussion

The Harlot’s House (Dance Poem after Oscar Wilde) (1988)

| RSS 271 | Manuscript | 48 A3 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 25’ | £20.00 |

Duo for free-bass accordion, timpani and percussion

Percussion (one player): tgl./cyms./susp. cym./sd/maracas/bongos/crotales/tubular bells/xyl./vibraphone (bowed)/marimba/bd/gong (ad lib.)

Piano and percussion

The Harlot’s House (Dance Poem after Oscar Wilde) (1988)

| RSS 272 | Manuscript by JF | 35 A3 pages | Grade (d) | Duration 25’ | £20.00 |

Duo for piano, timpani and percussion

Piano part transcribed from accordion part (see above) by John Fritzell

Percussion (one player): tgl./cyms./susp. cym./sd/maracas/bongos/crotales/tubular bells/xyl./vibraphone (bowed)/marimba/bd/gong (ad lib.)