Two Pieces for James
James' Jaunt and Potts' Pavane. Commissioned by Adrian and Megan Daffern for Rev'd James Potts' 80th Birthday.
Written between February 1987 and January 1988. Dedicated to Margaret Fingerhut in memory of Kenneth Leighton who died 24 August 1988. First performance Wigmore Hall 24 January 1990 by Margaret Fingerhut.
After a poem (of the same name) by R S Thomas.
Commissioned by Margaret Fingerhut for a concert at the Gloucester Three Choirs Festival given at St Mary de Lode Church on 20 August 1998.