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Children's Operetta
The Press Gang (or the Escap'd Apprentice)
Operetta for children.
Year: 1946
Duration: 60 minutes
Text: Nancy Bush
First Performance:
Pupils of St. Christopher's School with Ursula Clutterbuck (piano). Produced by Reginald Snell. St. Christopher's School, Letchworth, Herts, 7 March 1947.
Mitteldeutscher Verlag, Halle, 1953. Vocal score.
The Spell Unbound
Operetta for girls in an Elizabethan setting.
Year: 1953
Duration: 70 minutes
Text: Nancy Bush
First Performance:
The Ascham Choir, conducted by H.M. Hounsell with Marjorie Martin (piano), Bournemouth School for Girls, 6 March 1955.
Five principal singing parts and simple two-part chorus with piano solo accompaniment.
The music is based in part on Elizabethan airs by William Byrd, John Bull, John Dowland, Thomas Campion and William Playford.
Synopsis in British Library, London - Deposit 2005/32.
Novello, London, 1954. Vocal score.
The Ferryman's Daughter
Opera of the Thames waterside for schools.
Year: 1961
Duration: 60 minutes
Text: Nancy Bush
First Performance:
St. Christopher's School, Letchworth, Herts, 6 March 1964. Musical producer: Austin O'Neill. Producer: Reginald Snell.
Novello, London, 1963. Vocal score.

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Wat Tyler
Men of Blackmoor
The Sugar Reapers
Joe Hill - The Man Who Never Died
Orchestral Work
Symphony No. 1 in C
Symphony No. 2 'The Nottingham Symphony'
Symphony No. 3 'The Byron Symphony' with Baritone Solo and Mixed Chorus
Symphony No. 4 - Lascaux Symphony
Dorian Passacaglia and Fugue
Piano Concerto
Violin Concerto
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Dialectic for String Quartet
Concert Piece for Cello and Piano
Lyric Interlude for Violin Solo with Piano Accompaniment
Three Concert Studies for Piano, Violin and Cello
Piano Music
Twenty Four Preludes
Choral Music
'The Winter Journey' - A Christmas Cantata for Soprano and Baritone Solo, Mixed Chorus, String Quintet and Harp
Solo Song
'Voices of the Prophets' - Cantata for Tenor and Piano
'The Freight of Harvest' - Song Cycle for Tenor and Piano
'Life's Span' - Song Cycle for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano
'Woman's Life' - Song cycle for Soprano and Piano