Music


Over the years I've written and arranged many pieces of music - some of these are provided below.

There's also pages for songs and my work as a session musician.



Original

Exhibition Pieces - instrumental

A selection of new music for brass quartet, flute duet and guitar, written one each day in January 2022.

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Notes from a Scottish Summer

Seven original piano pieces with a contemporary feel, mixing blues and jazz.

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Lochs, Hills and Rivers

Six original piano pieces based on walks around the east of Scotland.

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Roots, Branches and Leaves

Six original piano pieces inspired by trees (and the creatures that live in them) - spotted while walking the dogs. From beginner to advanced levels.

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Arrangements

Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika

Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika, by Enoch Sontonga - arranged for brass group: trumpet, french horn, tenor sax/trombone, tuba.

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PDF Sheet Music - Score and parts

Somewhere in my memory

From Home Alone, written by John Williams. Arranged for string quartet: 2 violins, viola, cello.

PDF Sheet Music - Score and parts

And So It Goes

Billy Joel's song, arranged for brass group: trumpet, 2 horns, trombone, tuba.

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You can see the planets from here

Original music arranged for brass group: trumpet, french horn, trombone, tuba.

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PDF Sheet Music - Score and parts

Walking to Loch Brandy

Original music arranged for brass trio: trumpet, french horn, trombone.

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PDF Sheet Music - Score and parts

Lost at Loch Wharral

Original music arranged for brass group: trumpet, french horn, trombone, tuba.

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PDF Sheet Music - Score and parts



Guitar Music

Level Music Description Genre Composer Key Speed Pages
Beginner Hey Brother Chords and melody Rock Avicii E minor Steady 1
Beginner Hound Dog Chords and bass riff for rock n roll classic made famous by Elvis Rock n Roll Leiber, Stoller E major Swing 1
Beginner Eye of the tiger Chords for classic rock song by Survivor Rock Survivor A minor Steady 1
Beginner 2 La Bamba Chords and melody Pop Los Lobos G major Allegro 2
Beginner Don't worry, be happy Chords and melody Pop McFerrin G major Up-beat 1
Beginner What a wonderful world Chords and melody Pop Cooke G major (capo 4) Moderato 2
Beginner Budapest Chords and melody Pop Ezra G major 1
Beginner Shotgun Chords and melody Pop Ezra E major (capo 1) 2
Beginner Shape of You Chords and melody Pop Sheeran A minor (capo 4) 1
Beginner Thinking out loud Chords Pop Sheeran D major 1
Beginner Castle on the hill Chords Pop Sheeran C major (capo 2) 1
Beginner Jingle bells Chords and melody Christmas C major 2
Beginner 2 Castle on the hill Chords Pop Sheeran D major 1
Beginner 2 Photograph Chords and riff Pop Sheeran E major 2
Beginner Livin on a prayer Riff, chords and lyrics for classic rock song by Bon Jovi Rock Bon Jovi E minor 1
Beginner All right now Riff and chords for whole song Rock Free A major 1
Intermediate Here comes the sun (Beatles) Riffs and chords for whole song Pop Harrison D major (capo 7) 2
Intermediate Jolene Chords and finger-picking patterns Country Parton A minor (capo 4) 2
Intermediate Classical gas Riffs and chords for whole song Rock Williams A minor 1
Intermediate All is found (Frozen 2) Melody and accompaniment Pop Lopez A minor 2

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