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Happy 76th Birthday

Happy Birthday Geoffrey Burgon!

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Goldberg’s Dream

Geoffrey wrote Goldberg’s Dreams for Bob Cohan’s London Contemporary Dance Theatre in 1975. Geoffrey woke up from a dream where he heard Bach’s Goldberg Variations being played in the other room. He had been studying Jung and was experimenting with … Continue reading

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The Assumption

One of my favourite modern English composers, Geoffrey Burgon. Burgon composed The Assumption in 2001 it’s a deceptively simple piece of music in which each of the eminently singable four voice lines combine to produce a piece of music that … Continue reading

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Geoffrey Burgon’s 75th Birthday today July 15th

Geoffrey Burgon would have been 75 today.  A new album is being produced of his works that will be part of many new releases in the future by this prolific and dynamic composer.  Keep in touch to hear the news … Continue reading

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Song Book, Radio 3 Interview with Iain Burnside, about Emily Dickinson

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Emily Dickinson

During the archiving of Geoffrey’s recordings and manuscripts, we have found hundreds of books that he studied for his music, especially books of poetry.  Emily Dickinson was one of his favourite poets and he used her poems in many of … Continue reading

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Driving

Another shot of Geoffrey by his friend Martyn Goddard.  Geoffrey would savour a drive  in his Bristol after a days work on his composition.  It was one of his favourite ways to clear his mind and to come up with … Continue reading

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Geoffrey shooting Bristols with Martyn Goddard

Geoffrey and Martyn Goddard would go on escapades with the Bristol of the moment.  They both had a fantastic time together on these photo journalistic  journeys.  Martyn photographed Geoffrey for most of his career and most of the photographs we … Continue reading

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Geoffrey Burgon’s Birthday

Celebrating Geoffrey’s 74th Birthday, July 15th.

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Dogs of War – Film Score Release

We are delighted to announce the release by La La Land Records of the  Film Music,  Dogs of War.  This is one brilliant film directed by John Irvin, who became good friends with Geoffrey.  Their collaborations had a magic that captured … Continue reading

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