Nocturno y Toque JAVIER ALVAREZ
instrumentation: 2 steel pan & marimba

The Catering Trade DJANGO BATES
Instrumentation: piano, vibes, marimba, roto-toms, bass drum, snare drum, ride cymbal, crash cymbal & 2 actors with a nice line in ham


Bash Peace DAVID BEDFORD
Instrumentation: 2 steel pans


Let us Run Out of the Rain MICHAEL BLAKE
Instrumentation: vibes & marimba


Relay MARTIN BUTLER
Instrumentation: 2 toy drums, 2 toy pianos, washboard, metal box, metal bar, castanets, chinese opera gongs, woodblocks, guiro & cabasa


Honeymoon Horrors DAVID CHARLES MARTIN
Instrumentation: vibes, marimba, toms, bongos, conga, finger cymbals, music boxes, triangle, glass chimes, chains & 9 axatse


The Gene Pool STEWART COPELAND
instrumentation: marimba, bass marimba, vibes, xylophone, glockenspiel, djembe, drum kit, snare drum & bass drum


Breather STEWART COPELAND
Instrumentation: vibes, crotales, 2 marimbas, drum kit, congas


Shaken Not Stirred MICHAEL DAUGHERTY
Instrumentation: vibes, marimba, bass guitar, 60's Surf kit & maracas


Hook GRAHAM FITKIN
Instrumentation: 4 marimbas, rototoms, kit bass drums & splash cymbals


Shard GRAHAM FITKIN
Instrumentation: 3 marimbas, bongos, congas, triangle, 2 snare drums, 2 bass drums, vibraslap, woodblock, marktree, tambourine & cymbals


Palmas Rojas TOMMY FOWLER
Instrumentation: 8 clapping hands


The Art of Concealment CHRISTOPHER FOX
Instrumentation: concealed.....


Shining Through NICK HAYES
Instrumentation: marimba, vibes & drum kit


Dance Play NICK HAYES
Instrumentation: vibes, glock, crotales, marimba & drum kit


Drum Gods SIMON LIMBRICK
Instrumentation: sticks


Tunnel SIMON LIMBRICK
Instrumentation: 2 steel pans & marimba


Mopti Street SIMON LIMBRICK
Instrumentation: gyil, marimba, vibes, glock & steel pan

 

Harold and Sylvia in the Avenue of Frosted Trees STEPHEN McNEFF
Instrumentation: triangles, crotales, wind chimes, mark tree, temple bell, snare drum, vibes, marimba & sizzle cymbals

 

Chew Chow Chatterbox STEPHEN MONTAGUE
Instrumentation: table and chairs, rice bowls, chopsticks, 2 wine bottles, bottle of Tizer, paper serviettes, washing up bowl, tablecloth, wine glasses, apron & rubber gloves

 

Rim Fire STEPHEN MONTAGUE
Instrumentation: 4 drums, 4 cowbells, bass drum

 

Suite d'Lorenzo ORPHY ROBINSON
Instrumentation: marimba, bass marimba, vibes, drum kit, djembe, roto-toms, woodblock &, cowbell

 

Time Gentlemen Please CAMERON SINCLAIR
Instrumentation: vibes, marimba, drum kit, djembe, ships bell, shaker, 2 scrubbing brushes & bongos

 

Shiftwork HOWARD SKEMPTON
Instrumentation: 4 pottery ramekins, clay baking beans, sleigh bells, thimbles & maracas

 

Slipstream HOWARD SKEMPTON
Instrumentation: glock, vibes & cymbals

 

Always on my Mind ROWLAND SUTHERLAND
Instrumentation: marimba, vibes, cymbal, surdo, caixa, repenique, whistle, pandeiro, agogo bells, shakers & metal scraper

 

The Dance of the Dragonfly KEITH TIPPETT
Instrumentation: vibes, marimba, steel pan, gongs, darabukas, metallic sounds & shakers

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“I heard a Senegalese circumcision dance, and shared the life of a firefly. I whizzed through the Channel Tunnel. I went to a noisy dinner party and toured the constellation Cygnus. And all this without moving from my seat in Nicholas Hawksmoor's Baroque masterpiece, Christ Church, Spitalfields.

This could only have been a concert by ensemblebash, who make playing percussion the coolest, noisiest and funniest occupation on earth."
The Times

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