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Premiered by the English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble at The Stoller Hall as part of the ensemble's 30th anniversary concerts.

19 - 25 years
Owen Spafford

Boh Bodies

18 and under 

Jacob Jordan

A Ceremonial Dance For Mice

Bog BodiesOwen Spafford
Jacob Jordan A Ceremonial Dance for MiceJacob Jordan

Composers were invited to base their work on a popular tune from the Spanish 'Golden Age' of the 16th and 17th centuries and to create a new piece in the same spirit, using the melody as a starting point for their own musical ideas.


Premiered by Consone Quartet at All Saints' Church Boughton Aluph, Kent as part of Stour Music’s 60th anniversary

19 - 25 years 

Adam Possener

52°N 20.5°E

18 and under 

Christopher Churcher


52°N 20.5°EAdam Possener
00:00 / 04:46
ArborescentChristopher Churcher
00:00 / 05:37

Composers were invited to create a new piece for string quartet, taking inspiration from the sound world of Fanny Mendelssohn and writing for the Consone Quartet who use instruments and playing techniques from the early 19th century.


Premiered by Palisander at St. John’s Smith Square, London

19 - 25 years 

Delyth Naya

Kagura Suite for Recorders

18 and under 

Jacob Fitzgerald


Kagura Suite for RecordersDelyth Naya
00:00 / 05:59
murmurationJacob Fitzgerald
00:00 / 03:45

Composers were invited to create a new piece for recorder quartet based on any dance-form they liked across all eras and cultures, from the bransle and the galliard to the Charleston and the tango.

Recorded by The Tallis Scholars at Cadogan Hall, London

19 - 25 years 

Fintan O’Hare

Come Passing Rain

18 and under

Eilidh Owen

As if there were no such cold thing

Come Passing RainFintan O'Hare
00:00 / 04:22
As if there were no such cold thingEilidh Owen
00:00 / 04:02

Composers were invited to create a new polyphonic work for unaccompanied choir, setting either the Our Father (Pater Noster) prayer from St Matthew's Gospel, or the first and last verses of George Herbert's poem The Flower.


Premiered by Liam Byrne at Glitch, Bristol


19 - 25 years 

Sarah Cattley

Dream Fever

Derri Joseph Lewis

Walls of Brass 


Premiered by The English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble at Turner Sims, Southampton


19 - 25 years 

Andrew Blair


18 and under

Lilly Vadaneaux

Bridge of Sighs 


Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

19 - 25 years

Frederick Viner

Prayer from Afar

18 and under

Dominic Wills

Salve Regina


Premiered by Theatre of the Ayre at Southbank Centre, London as part of BBC Radio 3’s 70th birthday celebrations

19 - 25   

Kristina Arakelyan 


18 and under

Alex Dakin

Sonnet 147 


Premiered by Dunedin Consort at Mackintosh Church, Glasgow

19 - 25

John Goldie-Scot

Why are you in such a hurry?

18 and under

Joshua Urben


Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at St John the Evangelist Church, as part of the Music at Oxford International Concert Season


19 - 25

Hugo Bell

The Lamentation of Jeremiah

Kerensa Briggs

Lamentations of Jeremiah

18 and under

Fraz Ireland



Premiered by Florilegium at St Mary's Bathwick, as part of the Bath International Music Festival


19 - 25

Joseph Howard


18 and under

Lilly Vadaneaux

Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at Durham Cathedral

19 - 25

Ben Rowarth  

Where is thy God?

18 and under

Alex Woolf

Lux Aeterna


Premiered by Fretwork at Kings Place, London


19 - 25

Chris Roberts

my o'erflowing teares

18 and under

Bertie Baigent

In Nomine

Sarah Gait

Death Fires 


Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at Chester Cathedral, as part of the Chester Summer Music Festival

19 - 25

Alexander Campkin

O Magnum Mysterium

18 and under

Owain Park

Sweet Day


Premiered by The Tallis Scholars at York Minster, as part of York Early Music Festival


19 - 25

Michael Perrett


18 and under

Elizabeth Edwards



Premiered by The Tallis Scholars  at Beverley Minster, as part of Beverley & East Riding Early Music Festival


Kerrin Tatman

Stabat Mater

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