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“Very honest stuff” – Steve Reich on ‘Morning’

David Braid, composer of some 160+ works, including three symphonies & a viola concerto, has had his work performed internationally in Europe and the Americas and broadcast on BBC Radio 3.

Major UK performances include Wigmore Hall, Southbank Centre, King’s Place, Wilton’s Music Hall, 1901 Arts Club, among others.

David has over 40 releases: albums, EP & singles:

NEWS – commission of extensive solo work, Seven Bright Ideas, for German mandolinist Florian Klaus Rumpf just completed – news on premiere and recording/publishing to come.

NEWS – His major recent work Journey Time – will be released (CD/download) in May 2023 – a setting his own text for soprano and small group. The text looks at the idea of self-realisation in context of the follies of contemporary life; here is an excerpt: The Land of Distractions. For more films see the Films/Audio tab above.

The Land of Distractions (from Journey Time)