Lyrics & Music

LYRICS AND MUSIC

Scores for Television:

Quartermaine’s Terms  Simon Gray, BBC 2

 A Month In The Country  Turgenev, BBC 2

Random Moments In A May Garden  James Sanders, BBC 2

‘Topsy’ (doco. on The Life of William Morris)  Boxwood Productions

Incidental music for Theatre:

Vieux Carré
British stage premiere of Tennessee Williams’s play, Nottingham Playhouse and Piccadilly Theatre, London

Sarah B. Divine
Lyrics and music for musical about Sarah Bernhardt, Jeanetta Cochrane Theatre, London

Mother Courage Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow

‘Tis Pity She’s A Whore  Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow

The Three Sisters  Citizen’s Theatre, Glasgow

Twelfth Night  Globe Theatre, Amsterdam

The School for Scandal  Palace Theatre, Watford

The Stoop  Soho Poly Theatre, London

The Admirable Crichton  Greenwich Theatre

Canaries Sometimes Sing  Cambridge Theatre Co. and national tour

 

Published scores:

INSTRUMENTAL

Blaythorne Suite for cornet and piano  Studio Music Co.
                              for cornet and brass band (arr. Ray Farr)  Studio Music Co.

Lendalfoot (overture) for brass band (arr. Alan Gout) Kirklees Music

Carphology  for clarinet and piano Cramer Music

Toccata Giubiloso  for organ Cramer Music (in Organists’ Wedding                                                                       Album 2)

Quiet Peace No. 1 for solo piano Jeremy Nicholas direct

 

SONGS

The wonderful Cantabile sang their arrangement of ‘Presidential Precedents’ at the White House.

Sarah’s Encores (Novello)

                       Place Settings (with alternative lyrics entitled Musical Chairs)
                       Usherette’s Blues

Funny You Should Sing That – The Songs of Jeremy Nicholas (Novello)

                      Open Wide
                      I Can’t Quite Remember Your Name
                      Camping Out
                      Dad Got All His Medals Out Today
                     Presidential Precedents
                     Valentine Card
                     Pub Crawl
                     Tongue Twister
 

Recordings:

INSTRUMENTAL

Blaythorne Suite (arr. Farr)
Grimethorpe Colliery Band / Ray Farr (PRL 004)

Toccata Giubiloso
Kevin Bowyer (NPC NPC 007, Forum FRC 8103, Alto ALC 1187)

Quite Peace No.1 (arr. 2 pianos Nettle & Markham)
Nettle and Markham (IMP MCD 65, Carlton 30366 01052 and                               NEMACD 200)

Thomas Trotter at the organ of Birmingham Town Hall rehearsing with me for the premiere of Toccata Festiva .

 

SONGS
    Maternity (wds. Robert Service)
Jody Karin Applebaum & Marc-André Hamelin (Albany TROY 744)

Place Settings
Sarah Walker & Roger Vignoles (Hyperion CDA 66289 & Helios                        CDH 55422) 

Musical Chairs (alternative lyrics to Place Settings)
Jody Karin Applebaum & Marc-André Hamelin (Albany TROY 744)

Pretty Plain                                                                                                     Jody Karin Applebaum & Marc-André Hamelin (Albany TROY 744)

Valentine Card
Stewart Collins  (FEST CD 231)

Usherette’s Blues
From Treble…To Bass 2 (TTB CD 02)
Sarah Walker & Roger Vignoles (Hyperion CDA 66289 & Helios                         CDH 55422)
Jody Karin Applebaum & Marc-André Hamelin (Albany TROY 744)