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Name Chris Brammeld
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User Name bram-music
Member Status  Full Member
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Date of birth 30/11/1981
Region United Kingdom  
Interests Choral, vocal and instrumental composition
Profile Chrisís music has been performed in the UK, Europe and North America, at the Presteigne Festival, the Hertfordshire Chamber Music Series, the Adrian Boult Hall in Birmingham and St Johnís, Smith Square in London.

Performers of Chrisís work include the Equinox Saxophone Ensemble, the Glendower Duo (Hannah Morgan, clarinet and Thomas Besnard, piano), baritone Greg Hallam, pianists Robert Thompson and Simon Callaghan, saxophonist Amy Dickson, the Swansea Bach Choir and the London Youth Choir.

Chris studied composition at the Universities of Nottingham (with Nicholas Sackman) and Sheffield (with George Nicholson), after which he studied privately for a time with Peter Fribbins. Major works completed recently include the String Quartet and Piano Trio, Inventions for Solo Soprano Saxophone, Inventions for Cello Duo, and settings of the war poet Edward Thomas.

Forthcoming projects include a childrenís ballet, The Tale of Thumbelina, to be permiered in May. Chris is also launching a project to record his piano music, which will be released on his own label later this year.