I'm the long-standing Head of Music at Drama Centre London. I studied composition at the Royal College of Music.
My teaching posts have included Professor of Composition at the Royal College of Music and teacher of Composition and Improvisation at the Yehudi Menuhim School.
A distinguished and prolific contemporary composer, my work includes 25 symphonies, 3 operas, 35 ballet scores and 143 piano sonatas.
I have also written and directed music for a number of productions at the Royal National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company.