List of Works

All music is available for purchase, please contact lucyarmstrong.music@gmail.com

2018/2019 – The Executioner’s Pond (not currently available for purchase)
Commissioned by Psappha Ensemble (12 mins)
For Clarinet/ Bass Clarinet, Piano, Percussion, Violin, Cello and Double Bass

2017/2018 – A Risk of Lobsters
A chamber opera premiered by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama’s Opera School (30 mins)
Swallow 1: soprano, Blobfish/ Star 1: soprano, Swallow 2: soprano, Crocodile Prince: tenor, Deep-Sea-Angler-Fish/ Star 2: baritone, Ferret Chancellor: baritone, The Old Man, baritone, small chorus, flute/ picc, clarinet/bass, horn, percussion, harp, piano, violin 1, violin 2, viola, cello, double bass

2017 – Tale of the Tell-Tale Tail
A mini opera premiered at Goodenough College (10 mins)
Pea Lady-La: mezzo soprano, The Peacock: tenor, The Racoon: baritone and piano.

2017 – The Other Dust
Commissioned by the Blair/ Mertens Duo (3.30 mins)
For alto saxophone, tenor saxophone and piano

2017 – Life is a Daring Adventure or Nothing
Premiered by Junior Trinity’s Wind Band under Leo Gayer  (7 mins)
For Wind Band

2016 – The Singing Fish
Commissioned by Gillian Blair (11.30 mins)
For alto saxophone and piano

2015/2016 – Same Same But Different
Commissioned by the Borealis Saxophone Quartet, premiered at St Martin-in-the-Fields (10 mins)
For saxophone quartet

2015 – Space Adventure
Written for Tim Williams as part of Psappha Ensemble’s “Composing For” scheme (6 mins)
For percussion and loop pedal

2015 – Attraction
Commissioned by Jeremy Young and the Alfriston Summer Music Festival (4 mins)
For piano

2015 – DARTH MAHLER
Commissioned for the RNCM Penderecki Festival (2 mins)
For solo trumpet (a fanfare)

2015 – REPULSION
Commissioned for A4 Brass as part of the RNCM Gold Medal Competition (6 mins)
For cornet, tenor horn, baritone and euphonium

2015 – Masculine/Feminine
A cabaret song commissioned for the RNCM Day of Song (3 mins)
For baritone and piano

2015 – Nadja’s Song  
A Chamber Opera  commissioned by Bergen National Opera (30 mins)
For Mezzo Soprano and Piano

2015 – Cheese!
Commissioned by The Sixteen’s Education Department and premiered at the Bridgewater Hall (5 mins)
Vocal Octet, for soprano, soprano, alto, alto, tenor, tenor, baritone, bass

2014 – Melodrama for Saxophone and Piano 
Commissioned by Erin Royer (14 mins)
For soprano saxophone and piano

2014 – The Library
Commissioned by Size Zero Opera (11 mins)
For Soprano, Mezzo, Mezzo, Baritone, Flute, Clarinet, Violin, Cello, Piano, Percussion

2014 – Interior   
Written for Ingvild Schultze-Florey (3 mins)
For mezzo soprano and Piano 

2013  Jolt
Commissioned by the Elan Saxophone Quartet (2.30 mins)
For Saxophone Quartet

2013 – Wedding Bells
For Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Oboe/ Cor Anglais, Bassoon, Horn, Trumpet, 2 Percussion, Harp, Piano/ Celeste, Mezzo Soprano, Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass (10 mins)

2012 – Marine Overture   
Commissioned by The University of Bristol Wind Band (8 mins)
For Wind Band 

2012 – The Water is Wide   
For Choir (5 mins)