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BEST COMPOSER, 2013

UPCOMING CONCERT PERFORMANCES

November 30th 2019: ...Variations on a Heroic Theme WORLD PREMIERE...The Bridgewater Sinfonia, under the baton of Steven Joyce Myall, will give the world premiere performance of Stuart's flamboyant concert showpiece 'Variations on a Heroic Theme'. St Peter's, Berkhamsted, Saturday November 30th at 7.30. Details/tickets here.

November 30th - December 2nd 2019: ...We're Going On A Bear Hunt: LIVE IN CONCERT... CARDIFF
Stuart will be conducting 4 performances of the live concert version of We're Going On A Bear Hunt with the Royal Welsh College Chamber Orchestra at the Dora Stoutzker Hall - Nov 30th and Dec 1st at 2pm, Dec 2nd at 10am & 12noon. Details/tickets here. Come along early to enjoy the Christmas Cafe!

December 20th - 21st 2019: ...We're Going On A Bear Hunt: LIVE IN CONCERT with The Snowman... TAIWAN
Stuart will be conducting 3 performances of the live concert version of We're Going On A Bear Hunt in Kaohsiung, Taiwan with the Counterpoint Ensemble in a double-bill with Raymond Briggs' 1982 classic 'The Snowman'. December 20th 7.30, December 21st 2.30 and 7.30. Details/tickets here.

More info about the concert package here on Intermusica's site and see the film trailer here on the showreel page.

February 29th 2020: ...VIOLIN CONCERTO, Cadogan Hall...Soloist Jack Liebeck will give his premier performance of Stuart's Violin Concerto at London's prestigious Cadogan Hall, with Imperial College Symphony Orchestra (conducted by Oliver Gooch). Details to follow soon. The Concerto features on Stuart's forthcoming album RAPTURES (available to pre-order here)

LATEST NEWS

September 2019: ...'RAPTURES' available for pre-order... Stuart's forthcoming album of concert works, 'Raptures', is now available to pre-order here. Release date is November 15th, on Orchid Classics.

June 2019: ...'RAPTURES' Album recording... Recording sessions are completed for Stuart's debut album of concert music, performed by the BBC Concert Orchestra. The pieces for the album are Variations on a Heroic Theme, the Violin Concert (featuring Jack Liebek, solo) and a newly orchestrated version of Stuart's chamber piece 'Raptures'. Mixing and mastering to follow and a release date on Orchid Classics slated for November. Stay tuned for more details and performance clips. See it on the showreel page here

November 24th 2018: ...DANCING ON ICE 2019... ITV unleashes its promo for the forthcoming new series of "Dancing On Ice", a wonderful follow-up to last year's polar bears from director Kirk Hendry at Hush London. The music is Stuart's lavish arrangement of 'The Impossible Dream' recorded with the 60-piece Bratislava Symphony Orchestra. See it on the showreel page here

ALBUMS NOW AVAILABLE:

  • RAPTURES - pre-order (released November 15th 2019)
  • CRAZYHEAD
  • WE'RE GOING ON A BEAR HUNT
  • ATLANTIS
  • THE LAST BELLE
  • HAWK
  • THE DESERT TREASURE
  • ONE NIGHT IN TURIN
  • UNDERGROUND
  • BODYGUARD: A NEW BEGINNING

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