Laurence specialised in tonal composition as an undergraduate at Cambridge University and has maintained an active interest in writing music. In the pipeline is a very exciting recording project which will include his arrangements of Prokofiev for 5-part brass and ska band… Below are some examples of works which have already been recorded.
Overture (extract): Based on music taken from the popular Final Fantasy video game series, this set of three arrangements set the music for eight voices, using text from the book of Revelation.
i carry you heart (extract): A setting of e e cummings’s famous poem, this was written for my wedding day in September 2016.
The Broom and the Shovel, the Poker and the Tongs (extract): A setting of the poem by Edward Lear for tenor, piano and trombone.
Mauve over Crimson (extract): A composition for string quartet, based around two alternating themes and their variations.