Original Theme Music
Radio & TV Performances
(Original music and
Pied Piper Symphonic Tale in Poetry and Song.
by Charles Cozens]
World Première with the Mississauga
Symphony, November 1996
Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, March 1999
Auckland Philharmonia (NZ), June 2000
Performed by: the
New Zealand Opera
Conductor: Miguel Harth-Bedoya
Calgary Philharmonic, September 2000.
Edmonton Symphony, September 2000.
Symphony Nova Scotia, April 2001.
Conductor: Charles Cozens
Singer/Narrator: Denis de Laviolette
Theatrical Productions (Click
for Recent productions)
Pride and Prejudice - A
full-scale production of the musical with a large cast and
from the well-established Music Theatre Department
of Victoria's Claremont School
played to enthusiastic audiences
at The Ridge Playhouse, Victoria BC.
- A successful 7-week 'Holiday Season' at Chemainus Theatre,
Vancouver Island, BC preceded a new full-length musical
production of the Heidi story in Rome
Love in a Minor Key - a Musical Revue. Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts,
An extended version of this
show took place at Hamilton Place Studio Theatre, Hamilton, Ont. in February 2004.
Pied Piper - a Children's Musical, based on the poem by
Huron Country Playhouse II, Grand Bend, Ont. 1991.
Cambridge Riverfest, Ont. 1993.
on the Mountain - a Children's Musical, based on the Heidi story.
Country Playhouse II, Grand Bend, Ont. 1990.
A Stitch in Time - a new TransIation/Adaptation of the classic Feydeau
pour Dames with original theme music.
Theatre, Port Dover, Ont. 1990.
Pride and Prejudice - a large-scale Musical version of Jane Austen's novel,
'in-concert' under the auspices of
Aquarius, Hamilton, Ont. 1986.
Please... Not in the Nude! - a Translation of George Feydeau's
pas toute nue, with original theme music.
University, Hamilton, Ont. 1980.
were written for the following:
City of Cambridge Bernice Adams Arts Awards
Night, Cambridge Arts Theatre, Ont. 1993.
GLT 's 60th Anniversary Unreal Radio Revue, Cambridge Arts Theatre,
Christmas shows by Four Seasons Musical Theatre, Victoria, BC. 1983.
Bottoms Up! - a Summer Show at the Newcombe Theatre, Victoria,
Cinderella - a Christmas Show, starring Tom Kneebone and Barbara Hamilton,
at Hamilton Place, Hamilton, Ont. 1980.
Poems - see Publications
Original Theme Music
was written for productions of:
The Crucible - Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge, Ont. 1995.
The Dresser - Cambridge Arts Theatre, Cambridge, Ont. 1993.
A Stitch in Time -
Lighthouse Theatre, Port Dover, Ont. 1990
Let Sleeping Wives Lie - Macpherson Playhouse, Victoria, BC. 1983.
Radio and Television Performances of Original Songs
The Lord's Prayer
and A Christmas Day Carol - performed on CKCO TV
during Christmas 1995.
Once Upon a Time in the Rogers Community 20 TV Production of
The Humalong Song - has been used in the Fred Penner show on
and played on BBC Radio in the UK. It has also been heard on
TV and radio in Victoria, BC.
It's Christmas! - has been performed on television in Ontario and has also been
played extensively on radio throughout Canada, and heard on
BBC Radio in the UK
An original setting of The
Lord's Prayer was sung by the choir of Crathie Church,
Aberdeenshire, Scotland (Choirmaster Charles Taylor) in
in the presence of
HM Queen Elizabeth and the Royal Family,
and performed by the Cambridge Kiwanis Boys' Choir
(Choirmaster: James Kropf)
in St. Paul's (London), Canterbury and other major British Cathedrals in 1995/98.