Paradise Garden

Thursday 1st - Tuesday 6th July 2021, Milton Court Studio Theatre, Barbican, London

a new chamber opera premiered by singers on the Guildhall Opera Course 

watch livestreamed performances on 1st, 2nd, 5th & 6th July here


Emily Hazrati - composer 

Nazli Tabatabai-Khatambakhsh - librettist

Martin Lloyd-Evans - director

Dominic Wheeler - music director

Louie Whitemore - designer
Finlay Anderson - lighting designer
Victoria Newlyn - movement
Eleanor Burke - assistant director
Will Sharma - assistant conductor


Innocent Masuku - Rostam/Shah Abbas
Segomotso Shupinyaneng - Maria de’ Medici
Laura Fleur - Venus/Ishtar
Kieron-Connor Valentine - King of France (Player)
Jonathan Eyers - Cupid (Player)
Ellie Neate - Maria de’ Medici (Player) as Queen of France
Florian Panzieri - Servant to Rostam

CHORUS of Florentine Revellers
Jonathan Eyers
Jack Holton
Amy Holyland
Cleo Lee-McGowan
Ellie Neate
Florian Panzieri
Erin Gwyn Rossington
Kieron-Connor Valentine



küçük aslan (little lion) 

Thursday 8th July 2021, St Mary-At-Hill, London

written for Creative Minds in Song

Soprano/Fiddle - Theano Papadaki

Mezzo-soprano - Lydia Jane Haynes

Alto/Accordion - Bethy Reeves

Baritone/Guitar - Alaric Green

circling back, circling forwards

Thursday 8th July 2021, 7.30pm, St Giles Cripplegate, Barbican, London

written for and performed at Guildhall New Music Society's Summer Event: installations

get tickets here


Monday 19th July 2021, 8pm, video premiere

performed by Tom McKinney as part of Psappha's 'Composing For..' scheme



release date tbc

new work associated with Lambeth Bridge for chamber orchestra and narrator

written for Illuminated River: a long-term art installation creating an orchestrated series of light works spanning nine bridges in Central London.



raindrops keep dancing... for voice flute and piano

Guildhall New Music Society: Spring Term Concert

watch here

Contributor for Association of British Choral Directors Winter Webinars

'Multitude of Voyces' Anthology of Sacred Music by Women

Composers: diversifying the repertoire for today's choirs 

Saturday 23rd January 2021, 11am - 12.30pm


Coventry Carol published by Multitude of Voyces

Anthology of Sacred Music by Women Composers, Volume 3: Advent to Candlemas

launched December 2020, available to purchase from Stainer & Bell Ltd here

Song of Sara workshop and recording

Thursday 3rd December 2020, Guildhall School of Music and Drama

written for and performed by Eline Vandenheede (GSMD Opera School 2020)

A Clare Toccatina world premiere

Sunday 15th November 2020, 6pm, Clare College Chapel, Cambridge

commissioned by Choir & Organ in partnership with Graham Ross and The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge

watch here

CamFM radio interview

Thursday 1st October 2020, 6pm, Can and Dec's Thursday Night Takeaway

listen here

A Castrated Confession online premiere

Sunday 23rd August 2020, Performance Arts Lab closing concert

performed by singers from GSMD, RCS and NWU (South Africa)

Psalm 45: 10-17 online premiere

Sunday 16th August 2020, present company Assumption Evensong

performed by singers from the choirs of Trinity and Caius colleges, Cambridge

listen with score here

The Sick Rose online premiere

Tuesday 21st July 2020, Chetham's School of Music Vocal Leaver's Concert

written for and performed by Zachary Smith and Madeleine Brown as part of Quarantine Song Project 

watch here

Choir & Organ Magazine feature

May 2020 issue, New Music section

read here

Jabberwocky world premiere

'Madness and Nonsense Rhyme in Song', Wednesday 4th March 2020, 1.20pm,

Newnham College, Cambridge

performed by Emily Hazrati and Ashley Chow in Raleigh Music Society's Recital Series'

One Girl  world premiere

Tuesday 18th February 2020, 9pm, Sidney Sussex Chapel, Cambridge

performed in Sidney Sussex's New Music Series, in collaboration with The Minerva Festival, Cambridge

Drop down, ye Heavens, from above world premiere

Sunday 19th January 2020, 6pm, Clare College Chapel, Cambridge

performed by The Choir of Clare College, Cambridge in their evensong for The Minerva Festival: celebrating music by female and non-binary composers

listen here


Sun and Moon workshop performance

Thursday 5th December 2019, 11am, Faculty of Music, Cambridge

workshopped by Tim Gill (cello) and David Gompper (piano)

The Four Elements London premiere

'Breathe Oxford', Tuesday 2nd July 2019, Royal Society, London

performed at Royal Society Summer Exhibition

Sweeter than Honey world premiere

'A Blue True Dream of Sky', Saturday 15th July 2019, 7pm, University College Chapel, Oxford

commissioned and performed by The Korrigan Concert

Settling workshop performance

Friday 22nd February 2019, Centre for Music, Oxford

workshopped by Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by John Traill