Orchestra Of The Swan

Pete is an Associate Composer of the Orchestra Of The Swan, Stratford On Avon.

The Orchestra Of The Swan gave the world premiere of “Hear The Voice Of The Bard” live on BBC Radio 3 as part of the celebrations of Shakespeare’s birthday on April 23rd 2014. The work was a setting of William Blake’s Introduction from the Songs of Experience.

He has created a number of exploratory works for them such as: “Traveller there are no paths, paths are made by walking”, “Four Bridges”, “Four Sonnets” (which may be heard on this site) and “Listening To The Sky” for the atrium space of Birmingham’s Symphony Hall for a string ensemble  dispersed throughout the area.