composer

Christian has composed numerously for his own groups and has written extensively for library production music.  

In 2004 BBC Radio 3 recorded and broadcast a concert of music specially orchestrated for the BBC Concert Orchestra and his Quartet conducted by Barry Wordsworth in a gala concert that took place at St John Smith’s Square in the Genius Of The Violin Festival.  

His first major composed work was for the 25-piece Secret Light Show.  The eponymously titled 80 minute album was recorded in London in 1994/5 and released in 1996. CDs are available for purchase here.

In 2012 Christian wrote a 25 minute tone poem entitled The Trolls Suite which was recorded by the Budapest Cafe Orchestra for their third album Legends & Romances. CDs are available for purchase here.

2015’s The Gaelic Chronicles by the Budapest Cafe Orchestra comprises 15 tunes all composed and/or arranged by Christian. CDs are available for purchase here.