Laura has been commissioned to write a solo theorbo work for Mattew Wadsworth. The piece will be premiered at Birmingham Symphony Hall on 9 January; click here to find out more.
Laura will be performing Lisa Streich's concerto Augenlieder with the Norrköping Symphony Orchestra on 6 December 2018. Click here to find out more.
Laura's work for guitar quartet and saxophone, Light Perpetuum, was commissioned by VIDA Guitar Quartet and features on their album Bachianas with saxophonist Amy Green. The piece has been broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and BBC Radio Scotland. Click here to hear the full piece!
Laura will be giving a recital at Wigmore Hall for the Julian Bream Trust on 21st November 7.30pm, including the world premiere of Olli Mustonen's Sonata no. 2, commissioned by the Trust. For further information and tickets please click here.
Laura recently recorded Lisa Streich's new guitar concerto Augenlider with the DSO conducted by Manuel Nawri; the recording will be released by Col Legno later this year. She will also be performing the piece with the Münchener Kammerorchester at the Ernst von Siemens Award Ceremony, where Lisa is one of this year's prizewinners.
Laura recorded guitar for Noah and the Whale's frontman Charlie Fink, on his debut solo album Cover My Tracks, which also features The Staves. Click here to find out more.
Laura will be giving a joint recital for the Park Lane Group at St John's Smith Square including the world premiere of her new piece L'étoile et la Rose, commissioned by PLG with support from the RVW Trust.
She will also be perform the latest Julian Bream Trust commission by Julian Anderson and Philip Cashian's wonderful piece Black Venus, as well as Bennett's Five Impromptus and Rawsthorne's Elegy.
The concert is shared with fantastic soprano Elizabeth Karani and Edmund Whitehead (piano) who wil be performing works by Bernstein, Libby Larsen, Adam Gorb and Julian Philips.
For more info and tickets, please click here.
Laura was featured as the cover artist in Fall 2016 Classical Guitar Magazine. Click here to read the full article!
Laura has been awarded first prize at the Volos International Guitar Composition Competition (Greece) for her guitar and violin duo piece 'Five Impressions'. The competition was organised under the auspices of the Greek Composers Union and the first prize includes publication of the piece by 'Papagrigoriou-Nakas' editions, a performance at the next Volos International Guitar Festival and a performance and recording in Athens through the Greek Composers Union.
Laura's arrangement of traditional song the Parting Glass is now available as a PDF score - please visit the Arrangements page under Projects for more information.