Alistair Hinton: compositions


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Solo instrument(s) and orchestra

Violin concerto no.1, op.19 (1979)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 17
  • Dedicatee(s): Jane Manning
  • Full score (31pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Miniature score (31pp., A4P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)

Variations for piano and orchestra, op.31 (1995–96)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 23
  • Dedicatee(s): Donna Amato
  • Miniature score (75pp., A3P)
    Price: £20 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Voice(s) and Orchestra

Wings of Death (Tagore), op.9 (1970–71)

(soprano solo)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 35
  • Full score (51pp., A3P)
    Price: £14 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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  • Miniature score (51pp., A4P)
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)

Five Songs of Tagore, op.7 (1970, 2012)

(soprano solo; orchestrated 2012, for original version, see Voice and piano below)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 14
  • Manuscript (50pp., A3P)
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (50pp., A4P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £10 (pdf)

Orchestra

Sinfonietta, op.34 (1997)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 9
  • Miniature score (51pp., A3P)
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Organ

Pansophiæ for John Ogdon, op.22 (1990)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 44
  • Dedicatee(s): John Ogdon, Kevin Bowyer
  • Première: Kevin Bowyer (Collegiate Church of St Mary, Warwick, UK, 1991)
  • Manuscript (44pp., A3L)
    Price: £13 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Amatory Offertory, op.23 (1990)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 10
  • Dedicatee(s): Chris Rice, Donna Amato
  • Première: Thomas Smith (Cathedral of St John the Divine, New York, USA, 1990)
  • Manuscript (6pp., A3L)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Offrande d’Amour, op.44 (2002)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 6
  • Dedicatee(s): Chris Rice, Mercedes Jeudy
  • Première: Malcolm Weschler (Trinity Episcopal Church, Stamford, CT, USA, 2002)
  • Manuscript (11pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Festal Fanfare, op.45 (2005)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 2
  • Dedicatee(s): Carson Cooman
  • Manuscript (8pp., A3L)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Voice and piano

Five Songs of Tagore, op.7 (1970)

(soprano solo, newly orchestrated - see Voice and orchestra above)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 14
  • Première: Bridgett Gill, Alistair Hinton (Royal College of Music, London, UK, 1971)
  • Manuscript (22pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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In Solitude — In Plenitude, op.33 (1996)

(bass solo)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 5
  • Première: Brent Stater, Donna Amato (St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Sewickley, PA, USA: Sewickley Bachfest, 1999)
  • Manuscript (6pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Six Songs, op.40 (2000)

(soprano solo)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 17
  • Dedicatee(s): Sarah Leonard
  • Première: Sarah Leonard, Stephen Gutman (Conway Hall, London, UK: Planet Tree Festival 2000, 2000)
  • Manuscript (36pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Chamber ensemble/solo instrument

Piano Trio no.1, op.2 (1966)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 7
  • Copyist's manuscript (12pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Three Pieces for flute, op.3 (1966)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 8
  • Manuscript (15pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Sonatina for oboe, op.4 (1969)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 5
  • Première: Nigel Treherne (Royal College of Music, London, UK, 1971)
  • Edition (Frazer Jarvis) (9pp., A4P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (4pp., A4P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Trio no.2, op.6 (1970)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 12
  • Dedicatee(s): Geoffrey Osborn
  • Première: Roger Buczynski, Julian Carlick, Michael Reed (Royal College of Music, London, UK, 1971)
  • Score (19pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Soliloquy for cello, op.10 (1971)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 4
  • Première: Claire Wright (Royal College of Music, London, UK, 1971)
  • Manuscript (3pp., A4P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Improvisation for violin, op.12 (1977)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 9
  • Dedicatee(s): Ishani Bhoola
  • Première: Ishani Bhoola (Bristol Music Club, Bristol, UK, 1994)
  • Manuscript (4pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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String Quintet, op.13 (1969–77)

(+ soprano solo [last movement]) 2 violins / viola / cello / double bass
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 170
  • Dedicatee(s): Sarah Leonard
  • Full score (269pp., A3P)
    Price: £65 (paper), £20 (pdf)
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  • Piano reduction (of vocal extracts) (59pp., A3P)
    Price: £15 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Three Page Essay before a Sonata, for oboe and piano, op.27 (1993)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 1
  • Dedicatee(s): Donna Amato, Chris Rice
  • Score (3pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Szymanowski-Etiud, op.32 (1992/96)

for 18 wind instruments
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 35
  • Dedicatee(s): Karol Szymanowski
  • Score (122pp., A3P)
    Price: £37 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Conte Fantastique for euphonium and piano, op.36 (1999)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 8
  • Dedicatee(s): Morten Wensberg, Donna Amato
  • Première: Morten Wensberg, Donna Amato (PNC Bank Recital Hall, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 1999)
  • Score (16pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Part (pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)

Sonata for cello and piano, op.37 (1999)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 20
  • Dedicatee(s): Rohan de Saram
  • Score (39pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Part (pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)

String Quartet no.1, op.38 (1999)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 16
  • Dedicatee(s): Chris Rice
  • Edition (Simon Abrahams) (43pp., A3P)
    Price: £13 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Parts (Simon Abrahams) (43pp., A3P)
    Price: £21 (paper), £5 (pdf)
  • Score (38pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Parts (52pp., A3P)
    Price: £19 (paper), £5 (pdf)

Passeggiata Straussiana, for euphonium and piano, op.39 (1999–2000)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 7
  • Dedicatee(s): Morten Wensberg, Donna Amato
  • Première: Morten Wensberg, Donna Amato (PNC Bank Recital Hall, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA, 2000)
  • Score (16pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Part (pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)

Concerto for 22 instruments, op.41 (2000/2005)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 41
  • Dedicatee(s): David Matthews
  • Score (178pp., A3P)
    Price: £46 (paper), £15 (pdf)
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Duo for violin and cello, op.42 (2001)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 35
  • Dedicatee(s): Jagdish Mistry
  • Score (47pp., A3P)
    Price: £14 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Après une lecture de Liszt, for viola and double bass, op.43 (2001)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 18
  • Dedicatee(s): Levine Andrade, Corrado Canonici
  • Score (27pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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A Bouquet for DavidandJenifer, for violin, op.46 (2005)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 4
  • Dedicatee(s): David Matthews, Jenifer Wakelyn
  • Première: Peter Sheppard Skærved (Burgh House, Hampstead, London, 2005)
  • Score (4pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Quintet, op.47 (1980–2010)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 77
  • Score (333pp., A3L)
    Price: £75 (paper), £25 (pdf)
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Fantasiettina, for string trio, op.48 (2013)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 2
  • Dedicatee(s): David Matthews
  • Edition (Frazer Jarvis) (4pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Score and parts (Frazer Jarvis) (11pp., A3P)
    Price: £13 (paper), £5 (pdf)
  • Manuscript (4pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano

Piano Sonata no.1, op.1 (1962)

(part lost)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 11
  • Manuscript (10pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Sonata no.2, op.5 (1969)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 70
  • Première: Alistair Hinton (Royal College of Music, London, UK (first movement only), 1971)
  • Manuscript (70pp., A3P)
    Price: £20 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Capriccio, op.8 (1970)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 3
  • Première: Hilary Coates (HTV, UK (broadcast): Gallery programme, 1970)
  • Manuscript (3pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Morceau d'Anniversaire pour Kaikhosru Sorabji, op.11 (1974)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 2
  • Dedicatee(s): Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
  • Première: Donna Amato (British Music Information Centre, London, UK, 1992)
  • Manuscript (3pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Cabaraphrase, op.14 (1978)

Concert paraphrase on themes from the musical play/film Cabaret, by John Kander
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 13
  • Dedicatee(s): Neil Rhoden
  • Edition (Alexander Abercrombie) (13pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (28pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Sonata no.3, op.15 (1978)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 17
  • Dedicatee(s): Yonty Solomon
  • Première: Yonty Solomon (Concert Hall, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, 1978)
  • Edition (Simon Abrahams) (21pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (26pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Variations and Fugue on a theme of Grieg, op.16 (1970–78)

(Åse’s Death from Peer Gynt)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 59
  • Dedicatee(s): Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
  • Première: Donna Amato (Purcell Room, London, UK, 1991)
  • Edition (Chris Rice) (67pp., A3P)
    Price: £22 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (57pp., A3P)
    Price: £17 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Little Suite (Six Easy Pieces), op.17 (1978)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 9
  • Dedicatee(s): Paula Dene
  • Manuscript (12pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Sonata no.4 (Ballade), op.18 (1978)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 22
  • Dedicatee(s): Anna Panas
  • Première: Carlo Grante (Wigmore Hall, London, UK, 1998)
  • Edition (Simon Abrahams) (28pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (28pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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A Birthday Paraphrase for Ronald Stevenson, op.20 (1980)

(on 2nd movement of Piano Sonata no.2 in G minor, op.22, by R. Schumann)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 4
  • Dedicatee(s): Ronald Stevenson
  • Première: Jørgen Hald Nielsen (Copenhagen, Denmark, 2009)
  • Manuscript (8pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Scottish Ballad, op.21 (1981)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 7
  • Dedicatee(s): Ronald Stevenson
  • Première: Ronald Stevenson (Saltire House, Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh Festival Fringe Concert Modern Scots, 1981)
  • Manuscript (11pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piccola Fantasiettina Canonica, op.24 (1991)

(transcription of What Wealth of Rapture, op.34, no.12, by S. Rakhmaninov)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 7
  • Dedicatee(s): Ronald Stevenson
  • Première: Simon Smith (St. Michael and All Saints Church, Edinburgh, Scotland, 2012)
  • Edition (Simon Smith) (24pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (22pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Fantasiettina Crittogrammatica, op.25 (1992)

(no.1 from A New Hexameron: A Centenary Handsel for Hugh MacDiarmid)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 3
  • Dedicatee(s): Ronald Stevenson
  • Première: Ronald Stevenson (Fondation Pescatore, Luxembourg: Musique de Chambre section du Cercle Cultural des Communautés Européennes Celtic Voices in Music, 1993)
  • Manuscript (6pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Étude en forme de Chopin, op.26 (1992)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 4
  • Dedicatee(s): Marc-André Hamelin
  • Edition (Simon Abrahams) (22pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (16pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Sequentia Claviensis, op.28 (1993–94)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 90
  • Dedicatee(s): Carlo Grante, Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji
  • Première: Jonathan Powell (The Warehouse, London, UK, 2006)
  • Edition (Alexander Abercrombie) (75pp., A3L)
    Price: £24 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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  • Manuscript (177pp., A3L)
    Price: £45 (paper), £15 (pdf)
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Vocalise-Reminiscenza, op.29 (1994)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 7
  • Dedicatee(s): Kaikhosru Shapurji Sorabji, Donna Amato, Sergey Rakhmaninov
  • Première: Donna Amato (British Music Information Centre, London, UK, 1996)
  • Manuscript (12pp., A3L)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Piano Sonata no.5, op.30 (1994–95)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 54
  • Dedicatee(s): Donna Amato
  • Manuscript (133pp., A3L)
    Price: £38 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Sieben Charakterstücke, op.35 (1998–2003)

1. Doktor Busoni; 2. ?Naissance/Espérance/Découvrance?; 3. Malvern Air; 4. A Capriccio; 5. Icarus Powellii; 6. Étude for Elliott; 7. Epilogo: Intrada-Funebre-Reminiscenze
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 49
  • Dedicatee(s): set dedicated to Chris Rice; individual pieces to 1. Ronald Stevenson; 2. N.—in memoriam; 3. Tony Payne; 4. Donna Amato; 5. Jonathan Powell; 6. Elliott Carter
  • Manuscript (84pp., A3P)
    Price: £22 (paper), £10 (pdf)
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Cadenza to Piano Concerto no.3, op.60 [Medtner], op.35a (1998)

  • Approximate duration (minutes): 4
  • Dedicatee(s): Carlo Grante
  • Manuscript (9pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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Arrangements by others of works by Alistair Hinton

Three Page Essay before a Sonata, for oboe and piano, op.27 (1993)

(transcription de concert pour pianoforte solo par H.Polkinhorn)
  • Approximate duration (minutes): 1
  • Dedicatee(s): Donna Amato, Chris Rice
  • Manuscript (3pp., A3P)
    Price: £12 (paper), £5 (pdf)
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