New Black Dyke CD Released with New Gregson Recording -

Black Dyke Band have just released a new CD on the Doyen label entitled Essential Dyke Volume 8. The main work on the disc is the revised version of Gregson’s Variations on Laudate Dominum, which the same band premiered at the 2008 RNCM Festival of Brass under the baton of the conductor. Gregson has added … Continued

New Wind Band Version of Gregson Horn Concerto to be Premiered -

A new version of Edward Gregson’s Horn Concerto for large wind ensemble is to be premiered at the International Horn Symposium to be held at the University of Denver, Lamont School of Music, on 26 July 2008. The soloist will be Frank Lloyd with the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts Wind Ensemble. The publisher … Continued

New Gregson work for UK Open Brass Band Championship in September -

Martin Mortimer is delighted to announce that the test piece for the British Open Championship of September 2008 will be a new work from Edward Gregson. Entitled Rococo Variations this work, which is a joint commission by The Open and the Norwegian Brass Band Federation, with help from The Co-operative, will be Gregson’s first commissioned … Continued

BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Gregson Works -

In February 2008, two Gregson works are to be broadcast on BBC Radio 3. The premiere broadcast of the revised version of Variations on Laudate Dominum will be on ‘Afternoon on Three’ between 3.30pm and 4pm on February 29th, 2008. On Monday 25th February, Prelude for an Occassion will be broadcast at some time between … Continued

New recording of Divertimento -

Brett Baker, Principal Trombone of Black Dyke Band and reknowned soloist, has recorded Edward Gregson’s Divertimento for trombone and piano on the Polyphonic label. This is the premiere commercial recording of the work, written in 1968 when Gregson had just completed his studies at the Royal Academy of Music.

New Chandos recording of Gregson concertos -

Following the highly successful CD release of Gregson concertos on the Chandos label in 2003, three more concertos are due to be recorded in September 2007 by the same company.

New Gregson work premiered on CD -

Edward Gregson has written a new work for oboe and percussion entitled Shadow of Paradise which has just been released on CD.

World premiere of new Gregson cello concerto -

Edward Gregson’s new concerto for cello and chamber orchestra will receive its world premiere at the RNCM Manchester International Cello Festival on Thursday, 3 May.

World premiere of new saxophone concerto -

Edward Gregson has written a new saxophone concerto which will receive its world premiere at the final concert of Sonic Skylines in Manchester.

Two New Gregson CDs Released -

Two new Cds have been released, one from Doyen and the other from Naxos containing works by Edward Gregson.