chamber music

A Practical Answer (2008); flute, 2 clarinets in Bb, alto sax,  bassoon, trumpet, piano,

  cello, double bass

Adeliesong (2005); two clarinets

Carpe Diem (2007); string quartet (also string orchestra version)

Chamber Concerto

Chris e Ciara

Clarinet Carol

Continuum II (2010); clarinet quartet

Conversations and Monologues (2008); two oboes

Four Aphorisms (2002); Eb clarinet/bass clarinet, percussion
Geis (2001); bass cl., hn, bass tbn., cello, double bass

Glittering Fragments (1995); string quartet

Hopscotch (2001); flute, piano

Katabatic (2004); Eb cl., bass cl., hn, bass tbn., cello, double bass

Lick (2005); solo bass clarinet


Partita (1995); violin, pre-recorded tape

Partita for Solo Cello (1996)

Prelude (1996); trumpet, piano

Prelude and Toccata (1991); flute, piano

Sarabande and Allegro

Satyr's Dance (1999); solo flute

Sax Quartet no. 1 (2010); saxophone quartet

Seismic Shifts


Sonatine (1995); piano

Sonatine for Two Clarinets (1995); 2 cl., (preferably in Bb)

String Quartet no. 2 (1996)

Tarantella; solo clarinet

The Ice Is Singing (2017); violin, percussion

Three Antarctic Sketches (2005); violin, cello

Three Cameos for Solo Clarinet (2001); Bb clarinet        

Three Miniatures to Love (1994); mezzo-soprano, clarinet, piano

Three Short Pieces for Woodwind Trio (1987); fl., cl., bsn

Two Short Arias (2005); flute, oboe, clarinet, piano

Voluntary (2011); double reed ensemble



Agnus Dei (2016/17); version for SSA & SATB

A Pohutukawa Carol (1999); choir, CD; (also version for solo voice and piano)

Beati Mundo Corde (1994); SSAA

By The Fire (2016); SATB

Christmas Bells (2000); SSA, piano; (also version for solo voice and piano)

Elegy for a Fallen City (2011); SATB; piano (or a capella)

In Flanders Fields (1993); S(orTr)ATB; (also version for solo voice and piano)

Magnificat (1998); choir, piano (4 hands)

O Magnum Mysterium (1992); TTBB

O Mistress Mine (1996); SSA, piano

Our Revels Now Are Ended (1995); SSAA

Requiem: In Nomine Patris (2001/02); sop., ten., SATB, perc. ens., pno, organ
Sic Transit Gloria Mundi (1996); S(or Tr)ATB

Three Shakespeare Songs (1997); SATB

Timeless Land (2011); SATB


concert band

Heroes (1997)

Saturday Samba (1998)



Flute Concerto (1999/2002); flute, chamber orchestra

Meccanismi del Arte (Cello Concerto) (2002); cello, orchestra

Whakapapa (Concerto for Flute, Guitar & Strings) (2002)


film and multimedia

Adelie Rhapsody (2011)

Admit One (1999); film soundtrack

Giant Jimmy Jones (2003); computer soundtrack

Kitty (2002); film soundtrack

Lemi's Comic Strip Capers (1997); film soundtrack


orchestra (full symphony orchestra unless otherwise stated)

Ancestral Voices (2001)

Arena Fanfare (2011)

Clarion (2009); with brass ensemble

Continuum I (2002)

Cryosphere (2006)

Ex Tenebris Lux: From Darkness Comes The Light (Symphony no. 3) (2015)

Fanfare for a Frozen Land (2005)

Fiesta! (2006) with samba band

First Light (1992)

Gokståd Echoes (2010); with solo cello

Iceflight (2005)

Kitty's Three Piece Suite (2003)

Kyrie for the Solemn Mass of Christmas Day; string orchestra with chimes

Monody from the Feast of Christ the King; string orchestra

My Favourite Things; string orchestra

Pavane (2008) with recorder ensemble

Rhapsody for Carolyn & Tim (2001/2013); revised for soprano saxophone and string orchestra

Sinfonia da Camera (2010); string orchestra

Sinfonietta (2005)

The Haunting (2007) with bagpipes

Two Seven Two One string orchestra

Waiting for Hercules (2017)



Clocking On


Sonatine (1995)

Three Polar Pieces (2007)  

Three Short Pieces for Piano (1984)

Three Sketches from the East (1993)

Two Meditations (2005)

Valse Triste (1992)

Variations of "The Keel Row" (2011)



Dear Felix (1996); stage musical

Poles Apart (2016); chamber opera

Santa's Workshop (1997); ballet
Tramps (1994); stage musical



Arawata Bill; tenor, piano

Elegy for a Fallen City (2011); soprano; piano

In Years Defaced

So Sweet Love Seemed (1984); mezzo-soprano, piano

Tina Whetu ... (2017)

To One Persuading a Lady to Marriage (2010); voice, piano


young performers

If I Believe (2005); children's chorus, piano

Kaiapoi North School Song

Pip The Penguin

Promise You Won't Forget

Shinging Star

Sing Your Song!

Song of the Plains (2001); children’s chorus and junior orchestra

Southward (2006); choir, piano



Abby's Music Box (1999); CD

Lily's Lullaby             

Lullaby for Danielle (1994); CD

Lullaby for James (2002); CD

Meghan's Nursery Suite (1998); CD

Rhapsody for Carolyn and Tim (2001); tenor sax, CD

Wedding Anthem; organ


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