Byron Wallen | Lady, 2013
Tenor sax (Luc Mishalle), trumpet (Jean-Paul Estievenart, Byron Wallen), tuba (Pascal Rousseau), karkaba percussion (Rida Stitou, Driss Filali, Abderahmane Bouhamidy), drums (Rod Youngs). From album Tout Droit.
6 minutes 35 seconds duration (extract 2m 14s).
Commissioned by METX and ‘Marockin Brass’ music for tour in Flanders in 2013.
Byron Wallen | Fundamental, 2016
Guitar (Rob Luft), bass (Paul Michael), drums (Rod Youngs), track from Anthem for Woolwich released on Twilight Jaguar.
6 minutes 30 seconds duration (extract 2m).
Commissioned by the PRS for Music Production in 2016. The work has currently been played in festivals in Woolwich and Jazz Venues in London and Canterbury.
Byron Wallen | Snail Portrait, 2015
Voice (Shabnam Shabazi), Persian Setar (Shahin Shabazi), Keyboards, Production (Byron Wallen).
60 minutes, originally played on repeat for a live installation (extract 2m)
Commissioned by Spill Festival of Performance/Shabnam Shabazi
Byron Wallen | Crane on the Nest, 2002
Flute (Finn Peters), flugelhorn (Byron Wallen), trombone (Trevor Mires), baritone sax (Tony Kofi), bass (Larry Bartley), drums (Tom Skinner).
50 minutes duration (extract 2m 11s).
Commission from The South Bank Centre for the Langston Hughes Centenary celebration at the Poetry International Festival at the South Bank. The piece was written for a sextet.