Many Recital Music publications have been performed throughout the world alongside numerous broadcasts and recordings over the past few years. We offer a wide range of instrumental, chamber, vocal and choral music for every level and ability - from complete beginner to virtuoso - and are pleased that our music is performed and enjoyed by musicians of all ages and abilities.

2016 marked the 30th anniversary of Recital Music and the past few years have seen a marked increase in performances and recordings across the world. If you would like to publicise any Recital Music performances please contact RM (doublebass@tiscali.co.uk) and we will be happy to publicise your concert or event.
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Thursday 2 May 2019
The Silk Mill, Frome, Somerset
DA VINCI 500 
David Heyes - La Gioconda (Db) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Leonardo da Vinci (Db) PREMIERE
James Marshall - Fresco for Leonardo (Db) PREMIERE
Mary Rae - Leonardo's Birds (Db) PREMIERE
Graham Boag - Da Vinci's Flying Machine (Db) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - L'Homme de Vitruve (Db) PREMIERE
Adam Booker - Vitruvian (Db) PREMIERE
Eric Funk - naIVurtIV (Db) PREMIERE
Mary Rae - The Empty Studio (Db) PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - Search-Ricercar (Db) PREMIERE
Michael Montgomery - The Last Supper (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - La Belle Ferroniere (Db) PREMIERE
James D'Angelo - Neptune (after da Vinci) (Db) PREMIERE
Tony Osborne - Leonardo 500, Genio Creativo (Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - La Gioconda (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Alchemy (Db) PREMIERE
Peter Byrom-Smith - Lighting Our Darkness (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop, Db)
John Kinsella - Bobbin Winder (Db) PREMIERE
John Alexander - 3 for Da Vinci 500 (Db) PREMIERE
Ashley John Long - Dreams Of Flight (Db) PREMIERE
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (3Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
Joseph Bodin de Boismortier - Sonata in B flat major (2Db) 
Somerset Folk Song - Searching for Lambs (Sop, Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Alexander Heather (double bass)


Friday 3 May 2019
Downside School, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Somerset (UK)
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
David Heyes - La Belle Ferroniere (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db) 
Boismortier (arr.Turetzky) - Sonata in B flat major (2Db)
Bernard Salles - Leonardo da Vinci (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass)


Friday 3 May 2019u
Sandroyd School, Tollard Royal, Wiltshire (UK)
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
David Heyes - La Gioconda (Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
James D'Angelo - Neptune-after Da Vinci (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass)



Friday 3 May 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset
TYPICALLY TEPPO - a tribute to Teppo Hauta-aho
Teppo Hauta-aho - Why? (4Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - A Little Waltz (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - A Song for Alex (Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (4Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Trio Poem Basso II (3Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
David Heyes - Legend No.1 'Ukko Ylijumala' (4Db) PREMIERE
Teppo Hauta-aho - Jazz Sonatine No.2 (Db)
David Heyes - Tapio (Db) 
Bernard Salles - Aho from 'Five for Teppo' (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Mystery Duo (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Mini-Bass Quartet No.1 (4Db) UK PREMIERE
Teppo Hauta-aho - A Song for Da Vinci (Db) PREMIERE
Junior & Senior Double Bass Ensembles, directed by David Heyes


Saturday 4 May 2019
Hinton Blewett Church, Somerset
Bernard Salles - Organum VII 'In Memoriam Tony Osborne' (Sop/2Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
Boismortier (arr.Turetzky) - Sonata in B flat (2Db)
Bert Turetzky - 3 Short Pieces for David (Db)
Somerset Folk Song (arr.Heyes) - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - La Gioconda (Db)
Michal Bylina - I Pensieri (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Homage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
Mary Rae - The Empty Studio (Db) PREMIERE
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass)


Sunday 5 May 2019
Village Hall, Templecombe, Somerset
Bernard Salles - Organum VII 'In Memoriam Tony Osborne' (Sop/2Db)
David Heyes - The Last Supper (Db) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Leonardo da Vinci (Db)
Henry VIII/Tony Osborne - Pastyme with Good Companye (4Db)
David Heyes - La Belle Ferroniere (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Bird Man (Db)
Boismortier (arr.Turetzky) - Sonata in B flat major (2Db)
Bernard Salles - La Vierge aux Rochers (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Recurrent Ideas (Db) PREMIERE
Eric Funk - The Golden Triangle (Sop, 2Db) PREMIERE
John Kinsella - Da Vinci's Tank (2Db) 
Tony Osborne - Leonardo 500, Genio Creativo (Db)
Bernard Salles - La Vierge aux Rochers (Db) PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - Bird Man (Db) PREMIERE
Eric Funk - NaIVurtlV Op.151 (Db)
Michael Montgomery - The Last Supper (Db)
Somerset Folk Song - Searching for Lambs (Sop, Db)
Graham Boag - Da Vinci's Flying Machine (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Alchemy (Db)
Adam Booker - Vitruvian (Db)
David Heyes - La Gioconda (Db)
John Kinsella - Bobbin Winder (Db) 
Teppo Hauta-aho - A Song for Da Vinci (Db)
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (3Db) 
Anon. - Pavane (4Db) 
David Heyes - Legend No.1 'Ukko Ylijumala' (4Db)
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (4Db)
Anon. - Dindirin, Dindirin (4Db)
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass), Alex Heather (double bass), Dave's Bass Band


Saturday 11 May 2019
1st Cello & Bass Ensemble Festival
Cummings High School, Burlington, North Carolina USA
David Heyes - A Place in New England (6Db) US PREMIERE
David Heyes - Slavonic Dance No.1 (4Db) US PREMIERE
David Heyes - Tarantella Napoletana (4Db)US PREMIERE
Massed Basses, directed by Adam Booker



Sunday 12 May 2019
The Spire Church, Farnham, Surrey
John Alexander - aspects of Prague (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Legend No.1 'Ukko Ylijumala' (4Db)


Friday 17 May 2019
The Jazzlab, Brunswick, Melbourne, Australia
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
David Heyes - Syrinx (Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
David Heyes - Echoes & Shadows (Db)
Emma Sullivan (double bass)


Saturday 18 May 2019
MONA, Museum of Old and New Art, Hobart, Tasmania
Mary Rae - Lost in Thought (Db)
Michal Bylina - Syrinx for Bass (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Finale from '3 Short Pieces for David' (Db)
Eric Funk - Retrospective Glance (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - A Tribute to Frantisek (Db)
David Heyes - Incantations (Db)
Bernard Salles - AT (Db)
Elsen Price (double bass)


Wednesday 29 May 2019
San Carlos University, Guatamala
David Heyes - Alfabia: Mallorcan Memories No.1 (Db) GUATAMALAN PREMIERE
Fernando Monje (double bass)



Friday 31 May 2019
Santo Tomas de Aquino, Antigua, Guatamala
David Heyes - A Song for Alex (Db) GUATAMALAN PREMIERE
David Heyes - The Joy of Understanding (Db) GUATAMALAN PREMIERE
Jairo Campos (double bass)



Sunday 2 June 2019
St Thomas Church, Mamhead
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
David Heyes - A Song for Alex (Db)
David Heyes (double bass)


Tuesday 4 June 2019
Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
David Heyes - The Joy of Understanding - Da Vinci 500 (Db) US PREMIERE
Gabriele Ragghianti (double bass)


Thursday 6 June 2019
Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
Simon Garcia - Mali-Malist (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- Bad Brothers (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- AC-133 (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- Der Fremde (4Db) 
Simon Garcia
- Lucca, Terra di Felicita (8Db) US PREMIERE
Simon Garcia
- Aires Cariocas (8Db)
Simon Garcia
- Dreams Can Come True (6Db)
Simon Garcia  - Heroes & Villains (3Db)
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (4Db)
Simon Garcia, Hans Sturm, Adam Booker, Volkhan Ohron, Andres Martin, Barry Green, Jason Heath, Dan Styffe, Gabriele Ragghianti, Rodrigo Mata


Thursday 6 June 2019
Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
Simon Garcia - A Broken Heart PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Dan's Story (Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Californian Duett (2Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Dan Styffe (double bass), Zsuzsa Balint (piano), Volkan Orhon (double bass)



Saturday 15 June 2019
Teignmouth
David Heyes - October Morn (Tenor Recorder/Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes (double bass), Andrew Collins (recorder)


Sunday 16 June 2019
Criccieth Memorial Hall, North Wales
David Heyes - Cwm Pennant (Db) PREMIERE
Bronwen Naish (double bass)


Friday 21 June 2019
St Peter & St Paul Church, South Petherton, Somerset
David Heyes - A Fanfare for Friends (3Tpts)
Wells Cathedral School Trumpet Ensemble


Monday 1 July 2019
Mullins House, Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset 
David Heyes - A Song for Alex (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Dan's Story (Db) UK PREMIERE
SimonGarcia - Medulio Mountain (4Db)
Bernhard Alt - Suite (4Db)
David Popper - Requiem (3Db/Pno)
Wells Senior Double Bass Ensemble, directed by David Heyes



Wednesday 3 July 2019
Cedars Hall, Wells, Somerset
Tony Osborne - BassoSaurus Rock (4Db)
David Heyes - Legend No.1 'Ukko Ylijumala' (4Db)
The Bass Legends



Friday 12 July 2019
Antelope Park Church, Lincoln, Nebraska (USA)
Teppo Hauta-aho - The Multi Bass Fid'dle Story (Db)
Christian Paul Chesanek (double bass)



Sunday 21 July 2019
The Spire Church, Farnham, Surrey
David Heyes - Moel Hebog (Db) PREMIERE
Mary Rae - Reflections on a Celebration (Db) PREMIERE
P. Kellach Waddle - Did You Not Think to Ask the Vampire If He Had Any Leftover Albanian Brandy (Db) PREMIERE
Edmund Jolliffe - Take it Easy (Db) PREMIERE
Jacques Vanherenthals - David's Wheel of Fortune (Db) PREMIERE
Anthony Gilbert - Verse (Db) PREMIERE
Tony Osborne - Green Bass Blues (4Db)
David Heyes - Invocation (3Db)
Dmitry Bortniansky - Gebed (4Db)
David Heyes  - Afon Dwyfor (Db) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Organum I (4Db)
Humphrey Clucas - Prelude & Gigue (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes (double bass), Phil Parker (double bass), Workshop Basses


Sunday 21 July 2019
St Mary of The Hills Episcopalian Church, Blowing Rock, North Carolina, USA
David Heyes - Postcards from Prague (Db)
Adam Booker (double bass)


Sunday 21 July 2019
Wanda L. Bass School of Music, Oklahoma City University, USA
Tony Osborne - Green Bass Blues (4Db)
Tony Osborne - Kick Start (4Db)
Oklahoma Bass Workshop


Sunday 4 August 2019
Museo Jose Luis Cuevas, Mexico City, Mexico
David Heyes - Scenes of Snowdonia (Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Marco Antonio Quinones Martinez (double bass) 


Wednesday 7 August 2019
Teatro Principal, Guanajuato, Mexico 
Simon Garcia - Californian Duet (2Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Dbl
Rodrigo Mata (double bass), Jonathan Rivera (double bass) 


Friday 9 August 2019
Foro Jose Sole, Tlanepantla, Mexico
David Heyes - Scenes of Snowdonia (Db) 
Marcos Antonio Quinones Martinez (double bass) 


Thursday 22 August 2019
St Peter's Church, Inkberrow, Worcestershire 
Frantisek Cerny - Nocturno e Intermezzo (Db/Pno) 
David Heyes - Postcards from Prague (Db) 
Teppo Hauta-aho - Pieni Elegia (Db/Pno) 
Vojta Kuchynka - Humoreska a la Mazurka (Db) 
David Heyes (double bass), Lauretta Bloomer (piano) 


Friday 23 August 2019
Pieve Di San Pietro, Loro Ciuffenna, Italy 
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db) 
Bernard Salles - Organum V (Sop/Db) 
Maria Russo (soprano), Nicola Malagugini (double bass) 

Friday 23 August 2019
Du Parc Ducup, Perpignan, France
Bernard Salles - The Old Teacher /I'm not an Elephant / The Great Door of.. My Bedroom (Db/Pno)*
Bernard Salles - Prelude (4Db)*
Bernard Salles - Organum II (2Db)*
Massed Basses
* French Premiere 


Saturday 24 August 2019
Du Parc Ducup, Perpignan, France
Bernard Salles - The Church Bells / My Uncle's Bagpipes / My First Night at the Opera (Db/Pno)*
Bernard Salles - Aria & Romance (4Db)*
Bernard Salles - Organum V (2Db)*
Bernard Salles - Thomas Martin (Db)*
Bernard Salles - Romance (Milanese Suite)* / Giuseppe Ettorre (Db) 
Massed Basses, Thomas Martin (double bass), Giuseppe Ettorre (double bass) 
* French Premiere 

Saturday 1 September 2019
Victoria Hall, Ash, Surrey
David Heyes - A Gigue for Bernard Salles (Db) PREMIERE


Friday 6 September 2019
Wells & Mendip Museum, Wells, Somerset
Teppo Hauta-aho - Duo Basso VI (2Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Scenes of Snowdonia (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Duettino Basso III - A sad fantasy in memory of Eli Goren (2Db) UK PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
David Heyes - Homage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db) 
Bernard Salles - Organum VII - in memoriam Tony Osborne (Sop/2Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Alexander Heather (double bass)


Thursday 19 September 2019
Tonin Harapi Hall, Tirana, Albania
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
Bernard Salles - Leonardo da Vinci & L'Homme de Vitruve (Db) *
Luis Guillermo Perez - Alchemy (Db) *
Adam Booker - Vitruvian (Db) *
David Heyes - The  Joy of Understanding (Db) *
Michael Montgomery - The Last Supper (Db) *
John Kinsella - Bobbin Winder & Da Vinci's Tank (Db) *
David Heyes - Your Beautiful Mind (words: Gillian Byrom-Smith) (Sop/2Db)* PREMIERE
Graham Boag - Da Vinci's Flying Machine (Db) *
John Alexander - Nature (Db) *
David Heyes - Words of Da Vinci (Sop/Db) PREMIERE
Mary Rae - Leonard's Birds (Db) *
Eric Funk - NalVurtlV (Db) *
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)*
James Marshall - Fresco for Leonardo (Db) *
Teppo Hauta-aho - Song for Da Vinci (Db) *
James D'Angelo - Neptune (after Da Vinci) (Db) *
David Heyes - Flight of Birds (Sop/Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - La Gioconda (Db) *
Peter Byrom-Smith - Lighting our Darkness (Db) *
Ashley John Long - Dreams of Flight (Db) *
Tony Osborne - Leonardo 500 - Genio Creativo (Db) *
Michael Bylina - I Pensiero (Db) *
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)*
* Albanian Premiere


Thursday 26 September 2019
City Halls Glasgow


Saturday 28 September 2019
Edinburgh


Sunday 29 September 2019
Cathcart Baptist Church, Glasgow


Tuesday 8 October 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells, Somerset

Friday 25 October 2019
Derby


Saturday 26 October 2019
Naburn Village Hall, York