Below you can browse Alastair's compositions, hear samples and purchase sheet music (digital download or hard copy).  Many of Alastair's compositions are published by Saxtet Publications, and they can be found on the Saxtet website here.


All compositions featuring electronic backings are supplied with all of the necessary materials to perform the piece live.


If you are interested in commissioning Alastair to write a piece please get in touch on

Saxophone and Electronics / Saxophone and tape:

Broadside (2015) [Soprano saxophone and tape]

Ghost Train (2015) [Saxophone and electronics]

Hypernova (2015) [Alto saxophone and tape]
Sandbox (2015) [Alto saxopone and electronics]

Supernova (2015) [Alto saxophone and tape]

Wayfarer (2015) [Woodwinds and electronics]


Electric Dawn Bundle:

Purchase Broadside, Ghost Train, Hypernova, Lake of Dreams, Sandbox and Supernova as a bundle to get a special discount price and a free copy of the Electric Dawn album (physical orders only)


Moon Pooch (2016) [Soprano saxophone & clarinet (one player), electronics and drums]


Ignorant Complicity (2017) [Alto saxophone and tape]


Lament (2018) [Alto saxophone and electronics]

Saxophone and Piano:


Ignorant Complicity (2017) [Alto saxophone and piano] - Commissioned by PLG


Soar (2016) [Alto saxophone and piano] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Drifting (2016) [Alto saxophone and piano] - Published by Saxtet Publications

Saxophone Duo:


Three Miniatures for Soprano and Baritone Saxophone (2017) [Soprano and Baritone saxophone duet] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Moving On - Six Duets for saxophone (2017) [Two equal saxophones] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Five Christmas Duets (2017) [Two equal saxophones or Alto & Tenor saxophone] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Five More Christmas Duets (2018) [Two equal saxophones or Alto & Tenor saxophone] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Duo for two saxophones and electronics (2018) [Two saxophonists each doubling soprano/alto saxophones and electronics]

Saxophone Quartet:


Fragment (consider revising) (2018).  Commissioned by Kaleidoscope Saxophone Quartet

Saxophone Ensemble


Taking Off (2017) [Flexible Saxophone Ensemble] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Black Watch (2018) [Flexible Saxophone Ensemble] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Arcadia (2018) [Flexible Saxophone Ensemble] - Published by Saxtet Publications

Clarinet and tape:


Lake of Dreams (2015) [Clarinet and tape]

Clarinet and Piano:


Drifting (2016) [Clarinet and piano] - Published by Saxtet Publications



Mirrored Lines (2017) [Solo recorder] - Commisioned by the City Music Foundation for Tabea Debus


Three Miniatures for Clarinet & Bass Clarinet (2017) [Eb & Bass clarinet or Bb & Bass clarinet duet] - Published by Saxtet Publications


Rhino-saurus (2018) [Solo contrabass (or bass) clarinet] - Written for Sarah Watts' Feed the Beast Project.


Christmas Duets - Two sets of Christmas Duets, available for Clarinet Duo or Flute Duo.  All published by Saxtet Publications.

For more info about Alastair's latest album, Electric Dawn, click here.

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