Andrew Downes Updates

If you have performed in any of Andrew Downes' works or come to listen, please share your experiences in the Premieres Blog! Also see what others have said. Thank you so much for your contribution.

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Apr 24, 2018

Solo Piano Works By Andrew Downes Premieres

Solo Piano Works By Andrew Downes Premieres recounted by his wife Cynthia Downes

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Apr 20, 2018

Andrew Downes' ISM Conference Talk On Listening 1988

Andrew Downes' ISM Conference Talk On Listening 1988

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Apr 19, 2018

Sonata for 8 Flutes

I played bass flute in the premiere of this work by the Professional Flute Choir at the NFA Convention in New York in 1996. It's one of my favorites in

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Apr 19, 2018

Birmingham Flute Day

I played in the Birmingham Conservatoire performance for the flute day. It's a long time ago, but I think I may have played alto flute possibly. I remember

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Apr 18, 2018

Andrew Downes' Israel Trip Article 1989

Andrew Downes' Israel Trip Article 1989

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Apr 17, 2018

Paul Carey

Fond memories of this fantastic concert and my time at the school of music..a brilliant piece written by a brilliant man!

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Apr 17, 2018

Frank Dudley

I was a guitar student at the BSM at that time and was a member of the choir. I remember enjoying the piece very much. I remember one rehearsal when the

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Apr 17, 2018

Kym Smith

I was there too! It was a really special experience to take part in a first performance.

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Apr 17, 2018

Charlotte Munro

I clearly remember singing in the choir for this. I absolutely loved it - all the rehearsals and the performance in the ABH which my parents came to. Happy

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Apr 17, 2018

Deborah Drury

Andrew I bought my daughter a record player so guess what I'll be playing! I love this piece.

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Apr 17, 2018

John Humphreys

Was there - a wonderful, heart-felt piece! x

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Apr 16, 2018

Andrew Downes' Diary Of Trip To Israel 1989

Andrew Downes' Diary Of Trip To Israel 1989 for a performance of his Sonata for 2 Pianos

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Apr 16, 2018

Piano Ensembles By Andrew Downes Premieres

Piano Ensembles By Andrew Downes Premieres recounted by Cynthia Downes

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Apr 01, 2018

Chris Collis

Hi Andrew, I remember singing in the first performance of your piece and being moved by the emotional impact. I was very lucky to perform in the first

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Apr 01, 2018

Playing the glockenspiel part

It was a wonderful experience to perform in Andrew's large scale choral work. As a concert pianist studying percussion as a third study, this was my first

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