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Pianist Simon Callaghan is currently recording a selection of Chris's piano music, as well as the piano reduction of his children's ballet, "The Tale of Thumbelina". The full version for chamber orchestra will be recorded soon afterwards and the piece will be made available for schools and theatre companies.

In addition, Chris's choral music is being recorded and will be available online soon.

The Bedriska Trio are set to record Chris's Piano Trio later this year.

Chris has just finished writing...

A 30-minute children's ballet, The Tale of Thumbelina, based on the classic story by Hans Christian Andersen. The first performances took place in Hertfordshire on May 20th and 21st and were tremendously successful. Chris has just finished orchestrating the piece for chamber orchestra.

Other pieces completed so far in 2014 are Four Little Pieces for Clarinet and Cello, Fanfare for a Summer Day (for orchestra), a choral setting of a Gaelic prayer, As the Rain Hides the Stars, and piano studies after Debussy and Bridge.

Chris is currently writing...

A Piano Sonata, settings of Edward Thomas for voice and orchestra, and Three Inventions for Orchestra.

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Many of Chris's works have been performed regularly in the UK and abroad, and several of his choral pieces have been performed recently in London and elsewhere in the UK. The Swansea Bach Choir, under the direction of Greg Hallam, gave the premiere of To Hear The Angels Sing, and Silent Night was performed by the London Youth Children's Choir.

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Three Shakespeare Songs and At Last He Sleeps are performed by Greg Hallam and Robert Thompson.

To Hear The Angels Sing is performed by the Swansea Bach Choir.