Jonathan Woolgar draws from a wide range of musical experience to create work that is communicative without compromise. His music has been played around the world by performers such as Héloïse Werner12 Ensemble and the London Symphony Orchestra, as well as broadcast several times on BBC Radio 3. A recent Royal Philharmonic Society composer, Jonathan’s current projects include a commission for the LSO’s 22-23 Barbican season.

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New recording online

I’m very pleased to be able to share a recording of my Message-Fragments in Honour of Giles Swayne for solo violin, performed by José Cabrita Matias. The piece was written…

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Message-Fragments in Honour of Giles Swayne

for solo violin

Duration: 11 min. | First perf.: 1st Feb 2022

Canzoni et Ricercari

for 12 string players

Duration: 6 min. | First perf.: 9th July 2021


for orchestra

Duration: 4 min. | First perf.: 8th March 2021

Cello Messages

for cello and piano

Duration: 30 min. | First perf.: 16th December 2020

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