Game Over

Soundtrack to original production of Mark Wheeller's Game Over, commissioned and premiered (July 2019) by Beaumont School, St Albans. Read more about this amazing project from Mark and Beaumont here.

Sound Credits (track listings ref. SoundCloud playlist)

Production: Luke Bainbridge and Yannick Mayaud
Composition: Luke Bainbridge (1,2,3)
Studio Composition: Yannick Mayaud (4,5,6)
Conductor: Yannick Mayaud

Recorded at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire - June 2019
Engineering: Thomas Stanford, Nathan Hill
Mixing and Mastering: Thomas Stanford (1,2,3)

Clarinet: Nathan Isaac (1,3)
Saxophone: Austin Zhang (1,3)
Trumpet: Ali Clements (1,3)
Trombone: Toby Carr (1,3)
Percussion: Simon Arriola, Gloria Yehilevsky (1,3,4,5,6)
Violin: Jingwen Ma (1,2,3,5)
Viola: Gavin Marnoch (1,2,3,5)
Cello: Bora Kim (1,2,3,5)
Double Bass: Kabi Ho (1,2,3,5)
Piano: Natanel Grinshtein (1,2,3,5)
Keyboard: Yannick Mayaud (1)
Drum Kit: Luke Bainbridge (1)

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More information

For Clive - Jazz arrangement for Octet - 8'

First piece for postgraduate composition portfolio at the Royal Academy of Music, 23rd January, 2019

Sample Score


Arrangement of Crossing Styx (2015) for Jazz Nonet - 7'

Winner of 2018 Dankworth Prize for Jazz Composition - Small Ensemble

Performance and presentation at the Royal Academy of Music, 25th March, 2018

Administered and funded by The Musicians’ Company with the support of The Wavendon Foundation.

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Commission for 2018 CrossCurrents New Music Festival, University of Birmingham

Jockeys Before The Race - for large chamber ensemble - 2' 30"

Part of a reimagined "Pictures at an Exhibition" inspired by the collection at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts.

World Premiere of Reimagined: The Barber Collection at Barber Concert Hall, University of Birmingham, 17th February, 2018

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Programme Note
Sample Score


Surface Tension - for Chamber Ensemble - 8'

Awarded the COMPASS Composition Prize in Association with Birmingham Contemporary Music Group

Final piece for major study in Composition at the Univeristy of Birmingham, under the tutelage of Michael Zev Gordon and Daria Kwiatkowska

Sample Score

Trio for Alto Flute, Bass Clarinet and Prepared Piano - 3'

Written for composition workshop with Pestova/Rees/Roche trio at the University of Birmingham

Sample Score

Crossing Styx - for Chamber Ensemble - 7' 30"

Awarded the 2015 University of Birmingham Music Society Composition Prize

Premiered as part of the UoB New Music Ensemble concert - The Dome, Bramall Music Building

Ensemble formed of students from UoB Music department and society and Birmingham Conservatoire Jazz department

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