Hivernale, by Sarah Westwood progress

night made purple in gold

classical guitar solo


Am I not alone, as I thought I was,

as I thought the day was

cello solo


for radio

joy + desiring

string quartet

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times

guitar and electronics


furl (part two)

viola solo

Rare Earth



For further information, including recordings, please click on the titles. Details of work in light grey are available on request. For any enquiries please email: sewestwood [at] live [dot] co [dot] uk



amphora (revised from 2018)

viola, cello and bass clarinet 

Chamber  ca. 4'



Solo ca. 14'

coming together

multiple players (4 +)

cable veins (revised from 2016)


Solo ca. 5'30" - 7'00"



my sound is torn to whispers



speaking within | fragmented lines

five guitars and electronics 

Quintet and electronics ca. 10'

Things you don’t yet know you feel

voice and string quartet 

Chamber ensemble   ca. 5'45"

Furl (part one)

viola solo

Solo   ca. 3'50"

Etching Circles

piano, violin and cello 

Chamber ensemble   ca. 5'10"

The Artist's Kintsukuroi

septet, narrator and conductor

Music-theatre, chamber ensemble, electronics   ca.15'


Into the Blank Expanse of Space

bass flute, piano and live electronics 

Based on poetry by Georgie Lorimer 

Duo and electronics   ca. 6’30"

Circle of Perpetual Choirs

electronics for dance   

In collaboration with Eleven Farrer House

Dance  ca.35'

Low Fidelity

flute / clarinet / saxophone / keyboard /and found objects   

Chamber ensemble   ca. 10'


bass clarinet, violin and cello   

Chamber ensemble   ca. 5’

another dance

electric violin, electric guitar and electronics   

Duo   ca. 3’

Of Minerals and Ventricles

soprano saxophone, violin, voice and flute

Chamber ensemble   ca. 8'

for you





electronics for dance   

with Eleven Farrer House

Dance   ca. 60’


flute solo 

Solo   ca. 6’

And the Stars,                  

                      They Listened

toy piano   

Solo   ca. 5’

You are Your Memory

flute, clarinet, cello and piano​   

Chamber ensemble   ca. 8’ 



Cable Veins (revised 2020)

piano and electronics   

Solo   ca. 8’

The Hands We Used to Make Were Clay

guzheng and string quartet   

Chamber ensemble   ca. 9’50”


seventy miniature graphic scores 

Solo or multiple players   ca. varies


Play Dough   

flute and percussion for dance    

with choreographer Mbulelo  Ndabeni and Phoenix Dance Theatre

Dance   ca.8'


flute, shakuhachi, oboe, cello, koto and hand held percussion Chamber ensemble   ca.5’

WP: 5/01/2016 Okeanos Ensemble


Theatre music

two flutes, violin, clarinets, harpsichord and guzheng 

Theatre   ca. 28'   2013

WP: 21/07/2013 Bangor New Music Ensemble

The Lady of the Lake

pierrot ensemble   

Chamber ensemble   ca.  5’   2013

WP: 2/21/2013 Onix Ensamble Mexico


found objects and sounds, electronic and acoustic

A mermaid installation

Installation      2013

WP: 10/05/13 PJ Hall, Bangor University, Wales


for dance - flutes, violin, clarinets, cello, harpsichord and percussion   

Dance   ca. 16’   2012

WP: Bangor New Music Ensemble and Cat Westwood

Dance film housed in the National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, as of 2013   

Imaginary Dot

string quartet 

Chamber ensemble   ca.  5’   2012

WP: 20/03/2012 players of BBC NOW


electronics for dance   

with dancer Cat Westwood performance 'Grey  Stem’

Dance   ca. 15'   2010

WP: 10/02/2010 Electric Lodge Los Angeles

The Best Kind of Cinema is Perceived with Your Eyes Closed

electronics for dance   

with dancer Cat Westwood 

Dance ca. 12'   2008

WP: 2/06/2008 Laban Conservatoire of Dance

Photo: Hivernale, by Sarah Westwood