Philip Seaton

 

Brought up in Nth.London,
Philip now lives and works in Tokyo

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Pieces are listed in order of composition - most recent first.

The copyright licenses permit personal use of the PDF scores on digital displays, such a MusicSheets and forScore.

For a catalogue of the recordings of some of Philip Seaton's works, click HERE to go to his website

Click on the icons , to play a YouTube  RecordingDownload ,  video RecordingDownload,  or HQ audio HeadPhones  recording of a performance of the work

 

SummerSongsG
For Baritone, piano & violin     (7min)
A short suite of 3 songs that celebrate the English summer.
For more information on this piece, see Philip Seaton's music BLOG

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Full Score (Baritone, Piano, Violin)        Violin

RecordingDownload   {Excerpt from Summer Songs Salon Concert, 26 June 2022)

 

RequiemPieJesu

For Baritone, piano & violin or oboe      (3min)
Pie Jesu is one of the short movements within Requiem - see below.   This is an arrangement for baritone, oboe/violin and piano.

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Full Score (Baritone, piano, violin/oboe)        Violin/Oboe

RecordingDownload    {Excerpt from Summer Songs Salon Concert, 26 June 2022)

 

JnK

For piano, violin & cello      (5min)
Joya no Kane is a Japanese New Year Eve's tradtion.   In the last moment of December 31, temple bells ring out across the nation to signal the end of one year and the start of the next.
For more information on this piece, see Philip Seaton's music BLOG

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Piano      Violin      Cello

YouTubeLogo  or  HeadPhones   performed by the Silver Park Trio

 

 SQiC
For String Quartet      (24min)
I. Moderato    II. Allego    III. Lento e mesto    IV. Allegro giocoso
Premiered at the Chofu International Music Festival, 3 July 2021.   Score to be published shortly

 

FourSongs Col
For Baritone & piano     (12min)
Four Songs of Love and Loss is a suite of English romantic poems connected by the theme of “memory”

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RecordingDownload   {Excerpt from Summer Songs Salon Concert, 26 June 2022)

 

 

For piano, violin & cello      (36 min)
Trio Concertante is a virtuoso work in three parts, each containing two sub-movements.
     I,   Adagio maestoso - Allegro moderato
    II.   Lento - Presto agitato
   III.   Andante - Coda
The third part contains a cadenza in the manner of a romantic violin concerto.

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Piano Part I      Piano Parts II & III
Violin               Cello

 

ABC

For 3-part childrens chorus and piano    (2 min)
ABC
is a short piece commissioned by Hokkaido International School, Japan.

The music is a bit of light-hearted fun, but there’s a serious educational message, too

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For chamber choir & organ    (30 min)
A Christmas Carol
is a modern musical adaptation of the novella by Charles Dickens.
It uses the "lessons & carols" format of a traditional carol service - using adaptations of both the music and the words of well-known Christmas carols - to create a moving re-telling of the story of a modern-day Scrooge confronted with today's consequences of human's greed - war, social deprivation, environmental extinction.

 Download the PDF Score, or a copy of just the words
Choir (SATB) and organ
Programme notes and words only - designed to be printed double-sided on A4 paper to be folded into an A5 booklet.

YouTubeLogo   To play YouTube recordings by the Stanmore Choral Society 2019, click on the links below:
A Christmas Carol - the full recording   {sound only}
    or just the following short extracts
The Ghost of Christmas Past - the consequences of war

The Ghost of Christmas Present - the consequences of social deprivation  {includes pictures}
The Ghost of Christmas Future - the consequences of environmental extinction   {includes video clips}

 

ConcertoGrosso Long

 

For wind septet and strings.     (16min)

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Full score
Bassoon    Clarinet in Bb    Flute    Horn in F    Oboe    Trombone    Trumpet in Bb
Violin 1    Violin-2    Viola    Cello    Double Bass

 

GreatestIsLove

For choir, organ and strings.    (10min)
The Greatest of Love is the words of I Corinthians 13 set to original music,

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Full score - Choir, organ and strings
Organ     Violin 1     Violin 2     Viola     Cello     Double Bass
Rehearsal score - Choir and piano

 

For chamber choir and string quartet.    (10min)
The Mill Suite was commissioned by the Mill Hill Music Festival and performed at the opening concert of the 2003 festival.
Poems, each featuring a mill, by Percy Shelley, Thomas Hardy, Richard Milnes, Samuel Woodworth and Samuel Rogers, set to original music.

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Full score - Choir and quartet
Violin 1    Violin 2    Viola    Cello
Rehearsal score - Choir and piano
Programme notes and words only - designed to be printed double-sided on A4 paper to be folded into an A5 booklet.

 

Requiem

For Choir, Orchestra and Baritone Solo   (37 min)

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Full Score
Orchestra Set

Rehearsal score - Choir and piano
Full Score in 2 parts (for ease of printing)
Movements 1 & 2         Movements 3 & 4

 

For 2 violins & piano    (4 min)
An adaptation for solo violin & piano is also available
Rainy Day
was inspired by a washi (Japanese paper doll) given to the composer.   It evokes the emotions of a child who cannot play outside because of the rain .... until sunshine breaks through the clouds.

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Piano      Violin 1       Violin 2
               Solo Violin

YouTubeLogo   Sound only recording of Rainy Day for Piano & 2 Violins
YouTubeLogo   Video recording of Rainy Day for Piano and Solo Violin

 

MemoriesOfJapan Long

For string quartet    (10 min)

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Full score
Violin 1      Violin 2      Viola      Cello

 

For piano quintet    (32 min)
Reflections
is a romantic style piano quintet
depicting the journey of a river from its source in the hills to the ocean.

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Piano      Violin 1      Violin 2
                Viola          Cello

YouTubeLogo   {Excerpt from the CD - see below)

 

Berceuse 

For piano    (4 min)
Berceuse is a short, easy piece for early learners.

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CD ChamberWorks

 

Reflections & Rainy Day,
along with the as-yet unpublished Bitter Suite,
have also been released on CD

Available from tutti.co.uk