As the Welsh Music Center’s first Composer in Residence, Hilary Tann, has enjoyed two premieres and multiple performances.
IN THE FIRST, SPINNING PLACE is now available for solo alto sax and wind orchestra (Rob Buckland, soloist).
Her new piece for UK-style brass band, ALL THE MOON LONG, was premiered in July to great acclaim (c. Philip Harper).
PARADISE, for mixed choir, will be heard in South America in October, toured by the National Youth Choir of Wales.
MUSICAL LANDSCAPES OF HILARY TANN: A new CD of chamber music featured as Composer-in-Residence at the Eastman School Women in Music Festival.
SEVEN POEMS OF STILLNESS for violoncello solo with poems by R. S. Thomas was composed in response to a request from Dr. Rhian Davies, Artistic Director of the Gŵyl Gregynog Festival, to whom the work is dedicated. This new CD release features cellist, Guy Johnston, with archival recordings of R.S. Thomas reading his own poems.