Beethoven Unfinished (2007)
s sax, b cl, tpt, tbn, pno, 2 perc, 2 vln, vla, vcl, db
duration: 6 minutes
First performed at Tenby Arts Festival on 27 September 2007 with Joel Garthwaite (soprano saxophone), Graham Jones (bass clarinet), Tom Shevlin (trumpet), William Hall (trombone), Semra Kurutaç (piano), Jez Wiles (percussion), Dave Danford (percussion), Rhys Watkins (violin), Katy Rowe (violin), Rebekah Brown (viola), Sharon McKinley (cello), Ashley John Long (double bass)
This work was composed for the 12-piece Band and is based on a few passages from Beethoven’s Fidelio Overture.