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Get Set! Piano Christmas Crackers

Posted on 18th October 2021

A crackerful of additional free resources now available for this Christmas piano book: audio, additional pieces, Practice Advent calendar and more. Click here for details.

New resources for 2021 available free on the Pianodao website here!

A Carol for our Times (SA and piano)

Posted on 28th February 2020

My refugee carol is published in April in a version for upper voices and piano.


A Carol for our Times

Posted on 22nd October 2019

This carol, which draws parallels between today’s refugees and the stories and reception of Christ’s birth, was published by OUP last year, with performances in the UK and US at Christmas. More on the piece here, plus a link to a recording.

Piano Star Theory

Posted on 29th April 2019

A fabulous review of our new Theory book for young pianists on the Pianodao website – read it here. Full details of the book here.

The Foundation Pianist

Posted on 16th September 2018

Here’s a lovely review of this new series on the Pianodao website – thanks Andrew! Review



Get Set! Piano Christmas Crackers

Posted on 21st August 2018

Delighted to say that this new Christmas collection for young pianists, co-written with Karen Marshall, has now been published. More details here.

Piano Star Five-Finger Tunes

Posted on 27th February 2018

Piano Star Five-Finger Tunes has been chosen to feature in the best piano resource listing by Tutorful, a major educational website connecting tutors and students.  Read their editorial here.

New Piano Star books

Posted on 07th March 2018

My two new books in ABRSM’s Piano Star series are now published: Piano Star Five-Finger Tunes: lively and fun pieces exploring different five-finger patterns. Piano Star Grade 1 (co-edited with Karen Marshall): a wide variety of pieces for players at this level. More details of both here.

Bach for Violin

Posted on 01st February 2018

Kathy and I have now published this varied collection of concert pieces in new arrangements exploring the range of styles and genres found in Bach’s music. Includes lively Allegros, dances, Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, Wachet auf, and the Bach/Gounod Meditation. Click here for details.

I Believe

Posted on 19th June 2017

This piece for upper-voices was sung by the Oxford High School Junior School Choir at the GDST Junior Choir of the Year competition, at Cadogan Hall, London, March 2017. More information here