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  Secret Gardens ('82) (directors Tim Albery & Gerry Pilgrim choreographer Ian Spink)
ICA / Mickery Theatre Amsterdam
On the Beaches ('83) (choreographer Sally Owen)
Northern Dance Theatre
Objects of Affection ('83) (director Claire McDonald)
Elaine Louden Prods / Tricycle Theatre
The Dead Moon ('84) (choreographer Sally Owen)
Netherlands Dance Theatre
Midday Sun ('84) (director Pete Brookes/John Ashford)
ICA / Mickery Theatre Amsterdam
One Sided Wall ('86) (director Nicky Johnson)
Axis Mundi Prods / The Bush Theatre
Drawn Breath ('89) (choreographer Siobhan Davies)
Siobhan Davies Company Riverside Studios
Therese Requin ('92) (director Julia Bardsley)
Leicester Haymarket Theatre
Coriolanus ('93) (director Tim Supple)
Renaissance / Chichester Festival Theatre
MacBeth ('92) (director Julia Bardsley)
Leicester Haymarket Theatre
Family Reunion ('93) (director Julia Bardsley)
Leicester Haymarket Theatre
Construction ('94) (choreographer Lynda Gaudreau)
De Brune Company/Klapstuk Festival
Burning Bright ('01) (director Alison Peables)
V.amp/Tramway Glasgow

Music for Feature Film

Uma Rapariga no Verao (A Girl in Summer) Uma Rapariga no Verão (A Girl in Summer) ('86)
(director: Vitor Gonçalves)
Tropico Films, Portugal
Official selection Rotterdam Film 1987
  Mid-Night ('88)
(director: Vitor Gonçalves)
Tropico Films, Portugal
PRT TV 1988
Nuvem (Cloud) Nuvem (Cloud) ('90)
(director: Anna Luisa Guimaraes)
Tropico Films, Portugal
In competition Venice Film Festival 1991
European general release Jan '92
Snow Snow ('98)
(director: Julia Bardsley)
Individual Artists, UK
12/Stages 2 12/Stages 2: [a forensic mnemonic] ('01)
(Julia Bardsley & Aldona Cunningham)
Cunningley Productions, UK
selected for World Wide Video Festival 2001, Amsterdam NL
in competion Biennale de l'Image en Mouvement 2001, Geneva CH


  The Tube Tyne Tees TV/Channel 4
Forth Fiesta BBC Scotland
A Wake for Sam BBC 2
A Week of British Art BBC 2
Directors Place BBC Scotland
Past Exposure BBC 2
Edinburgh Nights BBC Scotland
Relative Values BBC 2
9-2-5 Diverse / Channel 4
Scottish Writer of the Year BBC Scotland
Atlas Arsenal Productions / TV 3 Barcelona
The Mystery of the Pescardo? Windfall / Channel 4
The Snow Show Gallus Besom / BBC Scotland
Tapping the Energy Inca / Channel 4

Written publications


A Zeitgeist Thing: The Music Supervisor and Modern Soundtracks 1997
Variety International Film Guide 98. Ed. Peter Cowie (Andre Deutsch)

6 Happy Ideas or Killing the Vision Kid 1998
Coil- Journal of the Moving Image. Ed. Giles Lane (Proboscis)

Introducing a Glass of Water to the Sea: Placing the Work of Glyn Perrin
National Review of Live Art Catalogue 2001

Conference presentations


The Presence of Performance in the Age of Electronic Transmission 20/4/97
Cosmopolis. A symposium exploring the cultural and social transition from post industrial to digital city. Part of Video Positive's Escaping Gravity programmed by Manchester Telematics and Telework Partnership in association with the Foundation for Arts and Creative Technology.

Arrangements for Studio Recordings

If I Could
My Heart so Blue 
Mute Records
More Than the Sun
CBS Records
The The
Twilight of a Champion
August and September
Lung Shadows
CBS Records
Red Box
Leaders in 7th Heaven
WEA Records
Simon F
Perfect World
Chrysalis Records
The House of Love
The Beatles and the Stones
Sire Records
Nitzer Ebb
I Will Give to You
Mute Records
Psychic TV
Just Drifting
Message from the Temple
Iron Glove
Eden 2
Clouds without Water
The Orchid
Some Bizarre
Strawberry Switchblade
10 James Orr Street
WEA Records

Work in Education 1980 - 2001


Laban Centre of Dance and Movement
Accompanist. 1980 -82

Medway College of Design
Visiting tutor. Dept. of General Studies. 1981-83

Westminster University
Part time composition tutor Department of Commercial Music. 1993-4

National Film and Television School
Head of Music. 1995-97

Westminster University
External Adviser. University Validation Panel. 3/97

Trinity College of Music
External adjudicator for composition prize. 3/98

Goldsmith College, London University
Music Department
Visiting composition tutor (M.Mus.) Summer term. 1998

Goldsmith College, London University
Department of Professional and Continuing Education

Course writer & leader Music, Image and the Word
post graduate short course for composers and writer/directors. 1998-99

Rose Bruford College
Module writer & leader: Composition workshop. 1998-99

Westminster University
School of Communication, Design & Media Dept.of Film & TV

Module writer & leader : Film Music and Sound Track Analysis (MA). 1999-2001

Trinity College of Music
composition tutor. 2001-2002

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