Anthony Gilbert

WORKS BY CATEGORY

Unless otherwise indicated, all works written between 1962 and 1994 are available from SCHOTT & Co. Ltd., 48 Great Marlborough St, London W1V 2BN. info@schott-music.com. Works marked uymp are available from THE UNIVERSITY of YORK MUSIC PRESS, YO10 5DD, info@musicroom.com, www.musicroom.com. Works for recorder with or without piano are available from FORSYTH MUSIC PUBLISHING DIVISION, 126 Deansgate, Manchester M3 2GR, U.K. recordermusic@forsyths.co.uk. For information on works in manuscript, marked (MS), contact gilbertcomp@btinternet.com

NOTES ON WHAT FOLLOWS

* These little piano pieces now form part of People Pieces, 2003

** These little recorder pieces now form part of Farings, 2000

These pieces have been recorded, click on the icon for details.

Indicated durations are rounded up to the nearest minute

Compositions in title order

Chronological list of works

▼ Chamber (up to 10 players)

▼ Chamber and string orchestra

▼ Chamber ensemble or chamber orchestra with instrumental soloist

▼ Chamber with voice(s)

▼ Dramatic

▼ Full orchestra

▼ Instrumental duos

▼ Large wind ensemble

▼ Larger wind ensemble

▼ Orchestra with instrumental or vocal soloist

▼ Solo instrumental

▼ Vocal ensemble, chorus

▼ Voice with one instrumentalist

▼ Wind ensemble (up to 10 players)

Canticle I (Rock-Song) - for wind instruments

1973

Schott

9’

Commissioned by Morley College, London - First performance by Morley College Wind Ensemble, dir. Howard Williams, Southwark Cathedral, London, June 1974 

Commissioned by Morley College, London - First performance by Morley College Wind Ensemble, dir. Howard Williams, Southwark Cathedral, London, June 1974 

Concert Fanfare for Strathfieldsaye - for 5 brass and 2 perc.

1981

MS

1’

Commissioned by Wayne Bowden - First performance by Strathfieldsaye Municipal Brass Band, cond. Wayne Bowden, White Hills Technical School. Bendigo, Australia, 15th October 1981 

Commissioned by Wayne Bowden - First performance by Strathfieldsaye Municipal Brass Band, cond. Wayne Bowden, White Hills Technical School. Bendigo, Australia, 15th October 1981 

Fanfaring V - for 6-8 brass

1992

MS

1’

Commissioned by Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, U.K. - First performed at Congregation of Awards, RNCM, Manchester, December 1992 

Commissioned by Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, U.K. - First performed at Congregation of Awards, RNCM, Manchester, December 1992 

Fanfarings - for 6 and 8 brass instruments

1986

MS

5 x 1’

Written at request of Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, U.K. - Performed at succession of degree awarding ceremonies, RNCM, Manchester, December 1981 onwards 

Written at request of Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, U.K. - Performed at succession of degree awarding ceremonies, RNCM, Manchester, December 1981 onwards 

Six of the Bestiary - for saxophone quartet

1985

Schott

12’

Commissioned by English Saxophone Quartet - First performed by ESQ, Purcell Room, South Bank, London, 10th June 1985 

Commissioned by English Saxophone Quartet - First performed by ESQ, Purcell Room, South Bank, London, 10th June 1985 

Unrise - for ten wind

2001

uymp
M 57020 143 3

16’

First performed by RNCM Wind Orchestra, cond. Timothy Reynish, Spitalfields Festival, London, 22nd June 2001 

First performed by RNCM Wind Orchestra, cond. Timothy Reynish, Spitalfields Festival, London, 22nd June 2001 

Word-Chimes in the Wind - ‘Soliloquies’, ‘Doubles’, ‘Treblebob’, ‘In Quad’, ‘Quintessence’, for wind quintet

2008

uymp
M 57036 052 9

18’

 

 

York Surprise - for flute, clarinet and bass clarinet

2007

uymp
M 57036 010 9

8’

Commissioned by James Gardner for Ensemble 175 East - First performance, Wellington, New Zealand, March 2008 

Commissioned by James Gardner for Ensemble 175 East - First performance, Wellington, New Zealand, March 2008 

 ▼ The works below are suitable for amateur players and students