A selection of pieces and arrangements by Michael Nyman of his best-known film music. Including music from The Draughtsman's Contract, Drowning By Numbers, Carrington and The Piano.
Three pieces from Peter Greenaway films. 'Full Fathom Five' (Prospero's Books), 'Angelfish Decay' (A Zed And Two Noughts) and 'Misere Paraphrase' (The Cook, The Theif; His Wife And Her Lover).
for: Violin, piano
Taken from the last lines of Brodsky's poem 'Bosnia Tune'. Commissioned by the Trio Of London who gave the first performance at the Cheltenham Festival in July 1992.
for: Violin, cello, piano (piano trio)
The third in a series of virtuoso works for solo instrument and piano. The first performance was given by Kim Kashkashian and Peter Hagy at the Wigmore Hall, London on 19 November 1995.
for: Viola, piano