Music by

Colin Bayliss


ORCHESTRA "Iron Curtain" Suites

Baltic Dances 1111-1-strings c. 16 mins. DC 15

For Romania 2222-222-1-perc. harp, strings c. 14 mins. DC 107

Costumes - Dances from Poland 2122-12, strings c. 16 mins. DC 84

Free Serbia 2122-222-1-perc. strings c. 10 mins. DC 521


Other ORCHESTRA

A Polytechnic Overture 2222-2211-1-1-perc. str. c. 6 mins. DC 146


Overture: Love's Labours Lost 2222-232-perc. strings c. 8 mins. DC 231

26B - Impressions of Agecroft DC 713

Prelude - Electric Vampires  DC 714


Symphonies

[1] The Children of Prague 1121-2111, perc. str. c. 32 mins. DC 119  

[2] Symphony in F Sharp Major (Romantic) 3343-422-1-perc. Strings

c. 35 min.s DC 999

[3] Vinlandsaga 4444-433-1-perc, cel, harp,str. c. 28 mins. DC 161

[4] Ecocycle sop, mezzo+2222-222-1-perc,harp,str. c. 28 mins. DC 176


Concertos

Conversation Concerto No. 1 violin + 2222-222-1-perc. Strings

c. 20 mins. DC 184

Conversation Concerto No. 2 horn and strings c. 23 mins. DC 217

Conversation Concerto No. 3 flute + 2222-222-1-perc. Strings

c. 15 mins. DC 297

Conversation Concerto No. 4 viola + 2222-121, strings c. 16 mins. DC 348

Conversation Concerto No. 5 oboe + 2122-22-1, strings c. 10 mins. DC 482

Conversation Concerto No. 6 violoncello + 2222-2-perc, strings

c. 10 mins. DC 558

Conversation Concerto No. 7 clarinet + 2202-1-1-1, timp, perc, strings

c. 14 mins. DC 577

Conversation Concerto No. 8 bassoon + 2220-2-2-0, perc, strings c. 15 mins. DC 595

Conversation Concerto No. 9 B flat trumpet + 2222-21, timp, strings

c. 14 mins. DC 609

Conversation Concerto No. 10 double bass + 2222-2-perc, strings

c. 10 mins. DC 679


String Orchestra

Differencies from the Harlington of Mr. Byrde c. 13 mins. DC 128

Threnody in memoriam Katherine Chedburn (arr. for strings)

c. 12 mins. DC 136

Funeral Music (arr. for strings) c. 4 mins. DC 275

Mini-overture in G minor c. 4 mins. DC 582

Epilogue c. 6 mins. DC 645

Concerto Grosso e Satirico  c. 10 mins. DC 709


Orchestral Arrangements

Valse Triste (Shiela McQuattie) oboe, bassoon, horn and strings

c. 3 mins. DC 126

Elegy (Margaret Wegener) solo 'cello + 2222-2-1-perc, str.

c. 5 mins. DC 233


BRASS BAND

Overture: Love's Labours Lost c. 8 mins. DC 230


CONCERT BAND

Huldigungsmarsch (Wagner) c. 5 mins. DC 134

Home Guard March (Basford) c. 5 mins. DC 287


CHAMBER MUSIC

String Quartets

String Quartet No. 1 c. 35 mins. DC 159

String Quartet No. 2 c. 15 mins. DC 152

String Quartet No. 3 c. 10 mins. DC 200

String Quartet No. 4 c. 26 mins. DC 314

String Quartet No. 5 c. 15 mins. DC 510

String Quartet No. 6 c. 20 mins. DC 512

Dances Though Time [arrangements]  c. 12 mins. DC 557

String Quartet No. 0 c. 25 mins. DC 677

   

String Quintet

String Quintet [with 2 violas] c. 25 mins. DC 687

String Trio

Two Movements for String Trio c. 7 mins. DC 189

Bohemian Rondo c. 5 mins. DC 570

Violin and Viola

Ancient But Modern c. 5 mins. DC1674

Violin and Violoncello

Slovak Rhapsody c. 9 mins. DC 154

Violin and Marimba

Contradictions in C c. 8 mins. DC 164

Violin and Piano

Cavatina c. 6 mins. DC 3

Violoncello and Piano

Cello Sonata c. 10 mins. DC 554

Fantasia  c.6 mins. DC 706

Piano Trio

Piano Trio c. 25 mins. DC 174


Flute and Piano

Sonatina c. 7 mins. DC 125

Flute and String trio

Quartetto Accademico c. 10 mins. DC 719

Quartetto Contaminato c. 8 mins. DC 733

Quartetto Veneziano  c. 8 mins. DC 734

Flute, Oboe and Piano

Trio Sonata c. 10 mins. DC 173

Flute, Oboe and Clarinet

Wind Trio c. 10 mins. DC 241


Oboe and Piano

Bohemian Rhapsody c. 5 mins. DC 585

Oboe and Harp

Adagio c. 4 mins. DC 451

Oboe Trio

Threnody in memoriam Katherine Chedburn (1948-1988) c. 12 mins. DC 52

Four Scottish Reflections (arr. for oboe trio) c. 6 mins. DC 323


Recorder and Piano

Grumpy Tunes c. 10 mins. DC 182

Recorder and Guitar

Grumpy Tunes [arr. for recorder & guitar] c. 10 mins. DC 612

Recorder and String Quartet

Aspiration, Altercation and Assassination c. 8 mins. DC 511


Clarinet and Guitar

Tre Dialoghi Veneziani c. 8 mins. DC 712

Clarinet (B flat) or Alto Saxophone (E flat) and Piano

Seven Songs Without Words c. 14 mins. DC 43

Three Poems Without Words c. 12 mins. DC 289

Three Meditations c. 12 mins. DC 444

Three Moods c. 12 mins. DC 587


Bass Clarinet and piano

Three Housman Impressions  c. 10 mins. DC 739


Clarinet Quartet

Prelude and Fugue No. 1 c. 5 mins. DC 669

Prelude & Fugue No. 2 c. 5 mins.  DC 703

Playtime [arr. from The Children of Prague] c. 5 mins. DC 721

Mini Overture arr. for Clarinet quartet  c. 4 mins. DC 730


Clarinet Quintet

 Metamorphoses  c. 8 mins. DC 725


Saxophone Quartet

Lullaby c. 4 mins. DC 320


Horn [in F] and piano

Conversation Piece  c. 6 mins. DC 707


Horn (or B flat Trumpet) and Bassoon

Fantasy Duo c. 4 mins. DC 320


Two Horns

Greetings, Rehearsal and Farewells c. 5 mins. DC 235


B flat Cornet (or Trumpet) and Piano

Eloquent Variations c. 9 mins. DC 104


Wind Quintet

Wind Quintet c. 10 mins. DC 374


Wind Octet [2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 horns, 2 bassoons ]

Wind Octet [arrangement of Wind Quintet] c. 10 mins. DC 555


Brass Trio [Trumpet in B flat, Trombone, Tuba]

Mini Overture - arr. for brass trio  DC 731


Brass Quintet

Brass Quintet [No. 1] (Sonatina Vinta dagl'Anacronismi) c. 8 mins. DC 142

Brass Quintet No. 2 c. 8 mins. DC 458

Sonata in A major (Scarlatti, arr. Bayliss) c. 3 mins. DC 141


Tuba Quartet

The Lyke Wake Dirge (with narration) c. 6 mins. DC 195

Ale And Arty (with narration) c. 5 mins. DC 336

The Tubalaté Tango c. 4 mins. DC 439


Cello Octet

Threnody in memoriam Katherine Chedburn (arr. for cello octet)

c. 12 mins. DC 53  


Instrumental Ensemble

Variations and Fugue on A HEDGES (arr. for ensemble as Stravinsky's Histoire du Soldat) c. 9 mins. DC SP 13  


INSTRUMENTAL SOLO

Sequences - Violin c. 16 mins. DC 9

Signatures - Viola c. 10 mins. DC 12

Sonorities - Violoncello c. 10 mins. DC 58

Surrealisms - Double Bass c. 7 mins. DC 47

Four Scottish Reflections - Oboe c. 6 mins. DC 283

Soliloquy - Trombone c. 5 mins. DC 634

Piano

Piano Sonata No. 1 c. 20 mins. DC 59

Piano Sonata No. 2 c. 14 mins. DC 298

Piano Sonata No. 3 c. 20 mins. DC 553


Six Bagatelles c. 10 mins. DC 48

Three Impressionist Sketches c. 10 mins. DC 78

Valse Triste c. 3 mins. DC 103

Schubertiana c. 20 mins.  DC 127

Valentines c. 12 mins. DC 188

Baltic Dances (arr. for piano) c. 16 mins. DC 252

Four Encores  c. 10 mins. DC 412

Momento Riflettoso [left hand]  c. 4 mins. DC 528

Six Miniatures c. 10 mins. DC 569

A Mansfield Miscellany c. 15 mins. DC 661

Three Pastiches c. 9 mins. DC 673

Variations and Fugue on A HEDGES c. 9 mins. F 583  and  DC 717



New: CD of Colin’s piano works now available on itunes


HARPSICHORD

Sonatina for Harpsichord c. 11 mins. DC 602


ORGAN

Prelude and Postlude c. 14 mins DC 22

Organ Sonata c. 10 mins. DC 23

Wedding Music (Wagner: arr. Bayliss) c. 6 mins. DC 27

Funeral Music c. 4 mins. DC 273


CHORAL

A Christmas Lullaby (SATB) c. 5 mins. DC 581

Tango Affetolato (SATB) c. 4 mins. DC 671


VOCAL

Carol on a Polish Folk Melody (voice in treble clef and piano)

c. 3 mins.DC 32

When Daisies Pied and Violets Blue (soprano, baritone, bass and piano)

c. 4 mins. DC 62

Three Song Settings of Poems by Robert Graves (tenor or mezzo-soprano and piano) c. 12 mins. DC 300

Three Song Settings of Poems by Thomas Hardy (alto or baritone and piano) c. 12 mins.  DC 438

Three Song Settings of Poems by Charlotte Mew (mezzo-soprano and piano) c. 12 mins.  DC 583

B. C. C. I. - a satirical song [Mark Bones] (baritone and piano)

c. 3 mins. DC SP 1

Britain's Number One Bayreuth Bore [Bayliss] (baritone and piano)

c. 3 mins. DC SP 14

Three song settings of poems by A.E.Housman (baritone & piano)

c. 12 mins DC 658

Three song settings of poems by A.E.Housman (mezzo-soprano & piano)

c. 12 mins DC 658a

Three Songs of Death [Teasdale] (alto and piano) c. 10 mins. DC 741


BOOKS

The Music of Anthony Hedges ISBN 0-904451-48-8 Humberside County Council, 1990

The Music of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies ISBN 0-948929-46-4 Highgate Publications, 1991

Novel: Bard Trek I: The Triumphs of Will ISBN 1-8979-27-10-X

[under pseudonym Sally Bisconi] New Century Classics, 2010


CD RECORDINGS

New Century Classics NCC 2001
Colin Bayliss - Piano Music Piano Sonatas Nos. 1 & 2, Six Bagatelles,
Three Impressionist Sketches, Encore No. 1 - A Tentative Tango

pianist: David Martin

New Century Classics NCC 2002
Colin Bayliss - Complete ORGAN Music Prelude, Organ Sonata, Postlude
Funeral Music, Wedding Music

organist: Ronald Frost on the organ of St. Ann's Church, Manchester

New Century Classics NCC 2004/5
Colin Bayliss - The Six String Quartets 2 CDs,
The Lochrian Ensemble


ASC Contemporary Series CS1
English Contemporary Piano Music Tracks 14-16
Three Impressionist Sketches
pianist: Jonathan Middleton

Dunelm Records DRD 0199
Modern Piano Trios Tracks 5-7
Piano Trio
Scott Piano Trio

Charity CD for Stop It Now
A Tentative Tango
Track 9
pianist: Mark Swinton

Tubalaté Series TCD4 - Earth and Moon
Track 18
Tuba Quartet No.2 - Ale and Arty