Rob Hall
Musician & Composer

Clarinettist & SAXOPHONIST

Compositions


A comprehensive catalogue of notated works by Rob Hall

NUMBER CRUNCHER
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
WETA WALK
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
ISLAND HOP
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
WERE YOU THERE? Traditional American Spiritual arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
TUNDRA [Nordic Scenes]
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
THE NIGHTINGALES (Los Bilbilicos) Traditional Ladino arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 1
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
ROUND THE MULBERRY BUSH Traditional English arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 2
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
SPINNING PLATES
Solo Piano
Grade 2
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
NÖEL NOUVELET Traditional French arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 2
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
MARSH MALLOW
Solo Piano
Grade 2
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
SHE MOVED THROUGH THE FAIR Traditional Irish arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 2
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
BOTHY BOOTS [Nordic Scenes]
Solo Piano
Grade 2-3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
MARDI GRAS MARCH
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
FRUGBY
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367
MIRROR FJORD [Nordic Scenes]
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367
BILL'S BOUNCE
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES For Piano (Spartan Press SP1367)
AE FOND KISS Traditional Scottish arr. Hall
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS)
THE DEVIL'S DANCE FLOOR [Nordic Scenes]
Solo Piano
Grade 3
From EIGHTEEN EASY ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS)
ASIAN TIGER PROWL
SOLO PIANO
0.44"
ABRSM PIANO EXAM PIECES Grade1 2017-18 SYLLABUS [List C:1] Commission Published July 2016 Cover by Kate Benjamin and Andy Potts © 2016 by The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music Reproduced by kind permission.
TWITTER FEED
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3
SHIFTING SANDS
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3-4
ELK DANCE
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3
MELOPS
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3-4
ATLANTIC COAST EXPRESS
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 5
WHITE DWARF I
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3
BLUES FOR MRS SIPPI
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3-4
ANTJE,S WOOD
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 5
STOPWATCH
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 5
WHITE DWARF II
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 3
PATIENCE (Piano arr.)
Solo Piano
From ELEVEN MORE ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Grade 5+
LIFTS, ESCALATORS & EXTREME TRAVELATORS
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano Work (approx Grade 6)
HINTERLAND (solo piano arr.)
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (approx Grade 6-7)
PIED PIPER (solo piano arr.)
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Arrangement for solo piano (approx Grade 5/6)
CAFE GRAFITTI
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (approx Grade 7)
CAMPSIE FALLS (piano solo)
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (approx Grade 6)
WYNDING DOWN
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (Grade 5/6)
RONDEAU (solo piano)
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (approx Gr 7-8)
SWAN SONG (Epilogue)
Solo Piano
From EIGHT ESCAPES FOR PIANO (SPARTAN PRESS) Solo Piano work (approx Grade 5)
Beyond the Barrier
Solo Piano
22.00
Part 1 Behind The Barrier Part 2 Breaking The Barrier Part 1 first performed in Manchester University Concert Hall by David Fanning (1989) Part 1 was written before the downfall of communism in east europea/russia Part 2 was added in response to the collapse of communism
Hinterland
Sop Sax & Piano
4.30
First performed Biggar Festival, Scotland, Oct 2010
Rondeau
Sopranino Sax & Piano
5.00
First performed Lerwick Town Hall, Shetland May 2010
The Regime
Sop Sax & Piano
4.00
First performed The Hub, Edinburgh Jazz Festival 27 July 2011 2010
Tenebrae
Tenor Sax & Piano
7.00
First performed Carstairs Junction Kirk, Scotland May 2010
Scherzo
Clarinet & Piano
3
Adapted from Sonata for Clarinet & Piano First performed Royal Northern College of Music Concert Hall in May 1991
Rhyme or Reason
Sop Sax & Piano
4.49
Broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland 2010
Pied Piper
Sopranino Sax & Piano
3.22
Premiered at Sound Scotland Festival, Aberdeen, Oct 2008 by Rob Hall (Sopranino Sax) Chick Lyall (pno) Broadcast on BBC Radio 3, BBC Scotland in 2010
Elegy
Clarinet & Piano
6.45
Adapted from Sonata for Clarinet & Piano First performed Royal Northern College of Music Concert Hall in May 1991
Jacobs Ladder
Alto Sax & Piano
5.59
Campsie Falls
Sop Sax & Piano
4.58
Across The Sound
Tenor Sax & Piano
5.20
Sonatina
Recorder & Guitar
Clarinet Sonata
Clarinet & Piano
12.00
Sonata for Clarinet & Piano (Allegro/Elegy/Scherzo) Premiere performance Concert Hall,RNCM,Manchester May 1991 Movements 2 (Elegy) and 3 (Scherzo) recorded by Rob Hall (cl) and Chick Lyall (pno) 'Rhyme Or Reason' (FMR CD281-0909)
21st Century Lullaby
Voice (A) & Guitar
4.00
Sonatina
Descant Recorder & Guitar
8.00
Borderland
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
18.00
Borderland is a large work for big band in 6 movements titled: The Changing Light Bizzyberry Common Time Windblown In A New Light Salmon Run Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010 Biggar Further performances: Sept 2011 Eastgate Theatre, Peebles
The Changing Light
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
2.34
Part 1 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
Bizzyberry
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
3.48
Part 2 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
Common Time
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
3.00
Part 3 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
Windblown
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
4.00
Part 4 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
In a New Light
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
0.30
Part 5 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
Salmon Run
Big Band (+F.Horn/Bs Clar)
3.10
Part 6 of Borderland a suite of 6 pieces for big band Commissioned by Biggar Big Band in 2009 Premiere performance: Apr 30 2010
Interplay (Evans arr. Hall)
Jazz Quartet
4.19
Recorded in Cologne Philipp van Endert Trio Special guests Kenny Wheeler (flg) Rob Hall (sax)
Dropped It
Sax/Trb/Bs/Dr
7.25
Firth of Fifth
Sax/Trb/Bs/Dr
8.18
A Highland Canvas
S.Sax/Gtr/Keys/Bs/Dr
10.04
Waterscapes
A.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
8.41
Beinn Fada
A.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
8.09
Lochan Na Speura
Clar/Gtr/Keys/Bs/Dr
7.29
Western Shores
S.Sax/Gtr/Keys/Bs/Dr
8.22
Tak Ma Doon
A.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
6.09
Heading North
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
9.17
The Old School House
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
10.08
Broadcasts inc. BBC Scotland
Torridon Hills
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
7.18
Colin The Caveman
Clar/Pno/Bs/Dr
9.17
Broadcasts inc. BBC Radio 3, BBC Scotland
Patience
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
6.28
Playground Pass
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
11.17
Dogs Life
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
5.21
Amazing Grace (arrangement)
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
5.52
Open Up
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
5.10
Peage
Clar/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
4.52
Logan Rock
S.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
6.23
Turn of the Tide
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
7.05
Hard Shoulder
S.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
5.53
Counting the Days
S.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
8.08
Your Turn
S.Sax/Pno/Bs/Dr
6.37
Stretch
S.Sax/Gtr/Pno/Bs/Dr
6.00
Blues for Abi
Jazz Quintet (sop sax; pno; gtr; ac bass; dr)
6.32
First broadcast on BBC Radio 2 'Best of Jazz' with Humphrey Lyttleton in 1997. Many subsequent broadcasts.
Crossing Bridges
Big Band
6.40
First performed Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester 1991 RNCM Big Band directed by Clark Rundell Broadcast BBC Scotland April 2010
Pie Jesu
Choir/Chamber Orchestra (+S.Sax & Elec Pno)
6.00
First performed in Manchester University Concert Hall 1990 Manchester University Chamber Choir and Orchestra S.Sax - Rob Hall Performed by eXe Singers April 2011 Mamhead Church near Exeter,Devon S.Sax - Rob Hall
The Vine & the Fig Tree
SATB Choir + Mezzo Soprano, Saxophone (Sop/Ten), Double Bass, Piano (& Bell)
15.00
Cantata for Choir, soloist and instrumentalists Commissioned by eXe Singers 2011 Premiere performance All Saints Church, Kenton, Devon 11 Nov 2011
Requiem (Dona Nobis Pacem)
SATB Choir + Sop Saxophone, Double Bass, Piano
3.00
Part 1 of The Vine & the Fig Tree, a cantata for SATB, soloist and instrumentalists Commissioned by eXe Singers 2011 Premiere performance All Saints Church, Kenton, Devon 11 Nov 2011
Strange Meeting
SATB Choir + Mezzo Soprano, Tenor Saxophone, Double Bass, Piano, & Bell
6.30
Part 2 of The Vine & the Fig Tree, a cantata for SATB, soloist and instrumentalists Commissioned by eXe Singers 2011 Premiere performance All Saints Church, Kenton, Devon 11 Nov 2011
The Vine & the Fig Tree
SATB Choir + Mezzo Soprano, Sop Saxophone, Double Bass, Piano
5.30
Part 3 of The Vine & the Fig Tree, a cantata for SATB, soloist and instrumentalists Commissioned by eXe Singers 2011 Premiere performance All Saints Church, Kenton, Devon 11 Nov 2011
Give Me Oil In My Lamp (arrangement)
Gospel choir/soloist & band
5.00
Arranged for Praise Gathering Music Ltd 2008 First performed Glasgow Royal Concert Hall June 2008 Soloists: Gamu Nenghu(vocals) Clifford Haxton (keyboard) Phil Mellstrom (guitar) Rob Hall (tenor sax) Recorded on 'Receive Our Praise' PGM label
Christe Redemptor Omnium
SATB Choir
My first 'proper' composition to receive a public performance Winning item of a carol competition run by Manchester University Judged by James MacMillan Performed in Holyrood Church Manchester by the University Chamber Choir Dec 1987