HORAE (PRO CLARA), with BIS Records

Clare released her third disc for BIS Records, of solo piano music by British composer Kenneth Hesketh, in May 2016. This includes four works: Horae (pro clara) (2011/12), Notte Oscura (2002), Through Magic Casements (2008) and Three Japanese Miniatures (2002). The disc has been featured on Swiss radio, BBC Radio 3's 'Recital', and has been widely reviewed.

▸ The disc is available on eClassical and iTunes.

Album Cover
Graphics © Ben Nicholson
Kenneth Hesketh
© Mark McNulty
Clare Hammond
© Julie Kim
Clare Hammond
© Julie Kim

Audio demos, from Horae (pro clara)

Movement 2 - 'Velocissima assai (as fleet as the tiniest humming bird)'

Movement 6 - 'Nervoso, ma dolce (flessibile)'

Movement 10 - 'Scorrevole (ma meccanico) (like an 'evening full of the linnet's wings')'

With the permission of Schott Music and BIS Records.


All images © Gareth Griffiths.


This disc has been supported by the following organisations:

Fidelio Charitable Trust
RVW Trust