A Party Political Broadcast by the Downes family:
The sheet music for this is available here, including a version for 3-part choir and piano.
All this Christmas Music can be heard on the Christmas Podcast!
Fantastic new video by Nigel Wood of 'Saxtet' of their 1991 premiere performance of Andrew Downes' Earth Dances for Saxophone Quartet:
Climate Change Song suitable for all ages:
CELTIC RHAPSODY FOR SOPRANO & SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Soprano - Paula Downes and Symphony Orchestra - Central England Camerata
Conductor - Anthony Bradbury, Leader - Anna Downes
Recording Engineer - Paul Baker
May 2019, Foleyan Hall, Old Swinford Hospital School
Here is a sample track:
View the beautiful documentaries below on the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra recordings of Andrew Downes' orchestral works.
BBC Radio 3
"Ranks today among the internationally acclaimed personalities"
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
"Has an impressive command of his art"
"Modern tonal chamber music at its finest"
The Horn Call
"Of remarkable craftmanship and interest, his language is replete with that indefinable term, meaning"
Andrew Downes. Photo by Paul Cartwright