Iain Farrington

Pianist, organist, composer, arranger

Compositions


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Orchestra


Melting Metropolis for Chamber Orchestra


Romance for two Violins and Symphony Orchestra


Scary Fairy: Red Riding Hood for Symphony Orchestra and Narrator


Scary Fairy: Red Riding Hood for Chamber Orchestra and Narrator


Scary Fairy: Hansel and Gretel for Symphony Orchestra and Narrator


Wing It for Symphony Orchestra


YOYO for Chamber Orchestra



Piano


Animal Parade for Piano Solo

1. Entrance

2. Giraffes

3. Barrel organ monkey

4. Hippopotamus

5. Critics

6. Blue whale

7. Sparrows

8. Penguins

9. Cheetah

10. Piranhas

11. Alley cats

12. Exit


Classical Converts for Piano Solo

Valerie takes a ride

Jim’s Nobody

Carmen’s Karma

Elise’s Blues

Stormin’ Summer

Made in the UK


Dance Craze for Piano Duet

1. Run riot

2. Hit the floor

3. Duet

4. Free-for-all


Fiesta! for Piano Solo

1. Celebration

2. Conversations

3. Stride Dance

4. Song

5. Fast Dance

6. Nocturne

7. Finale


Grade by Grade for Piano Solo

5 Volumes of graded repertoire, including

many new works and arrangements


Mozart Variations for Piano Solo


Night Journey for Piano Solo

1. Moonbeam

2. Moths

3. First Dance

4. Confrontation

5. Solitude

6. Broken waltz

7. Water reflections

8. A chase

9. Country dance

10. Spite

11. Emptiness

12. Dream waltz

13. Remembered joy

14. Gossips

15. Arrogance

16. Conflict

17. Loss

18. Intimate conversation

19. Echoes

20. Distant storms

21. Fleet footed

22. Stepping stones

23. Lapping waves

24. Prayer and journey’s end


Pianoscape for Ten Pianos



Organ


Animal Parade for Organ Solo

1. Entrance

2. Giraffes

3. Barrel organ monkey

4. Hippopotamus

5. Critics

6. Blue whale

7. Sparrows

8. Penguins

9. Cheetah

10. Piranhas

11. Alley cats

12. Exit


Aria for Organ Solo


Bluesday for Organ Solo


Fiesta! for Organ Solo

1. Celebration

2. Conversations

3. Stride Dance

4. Song

5. Fast Dance

6. Nocturne

7. Finale


Free Wheeler for Organ Solo


Lay my burden down for Organ Solo

1. When I lay my burden down

2. Sometimes I feel like a motherless child

3. Amazing Grace

4. Steal Away

5. Every time I feel the spirit


Live Wire for Organ Solo


Prelude on the ‘Old 100th’ for Organ Solo




Chamber


Animal Parade for Flute, Clarinet, String Quintet, Piano, Percussion

1. Entrance

2. Giraffes

3. Barrel organ monkey

4. Hippopotamus

5. Critics

6. Blue whale

7. Sparrows

8. Penguins

9. Cheetah

10. Piranhas

11. Alley cats

12. Exit


Blue Grooves for Viola/Cello and Organ/Piano

1. Funk it up

2. Ladylove

3. Easy does it


Changes for Cello Solo

1. Stomp

2. Pranks

3. Blues

4. Lament

5. Send Off


Cityscape for Clarinet, Violin, Cello and Piano

1. Rush Hour

2. Elegy

3. Revival


The Elements for Violin and Cello duo

1. Water

2. Air

3. Fire

4. Earth


If this be all for String Quartet


Heatwave for Flute, Oboe and Piano

1. Hot heads

2. Siesta

3. Scorcher


Jazz it up for Clarinet and Piano

1. Strutting

2. Romance

3. Bright Sparks


A Little Cabaret for Violin, Trumpet, Alto Saxophone and Piano

1. Curtain Up

2. The songster

3. The trickster

4. The mourner

5. The whole caboodle


Romance for two Violins and Piano


Goldberg Deviations for Violin and Piano



Vocal


Recipe for a Happy Marriage for Soprano and Piano

(or Chamber Ensemble)


Three Ariel Songs for Countertenor, Violin, Cello and Harpsichord

1. Come unto these yellow sands

2. Full fathom five

3. Where the bee sucks


Three Songs for a Lady for Soprano and Piano

(or Chamber Ensemble)

1. Poor Girl

2. They went home

3. Be my baby



Choral


An Old Belief for Choir and Organ

1. A Summons: My God, why hast thou forsaken me

2. A Prayer: I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills

3. A Plea: Save me, O God

4. A Nativity: Sweet was the song

5. A Humiliation: Crown you with garlands

6. A Confrontation: In my distress I called upon the Lord

7. A Farewell: Give me Jesus


The Burning Heavens for Choir and Piano

(or Choir, Strings and Piano)

1. The Dragon and the Undying

2. In an Underground Dressing-Station

3. Does it Matter?

4. Evening Radiance

5. Attack

6. Aftermath

7. Everyone Sang


Rejoice for Choir and Organ


Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis (The ‘Blues’ Service)

for Choir and Organ


Let nothing disturb you for Choir (a cappella)


Run shepherds for Choir and Piano


Sweet was the song for Choir and Organ


The widowed world for Choir and Organ