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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Sunday 15 April 2018
Purcell School, Bushey, Hearts
David Heyes - No Man's Land (5Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - A Carousel Ride (4Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Danza Chinesa (5Db)
Vojta Kuchynka - Czech National Songs (2Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Eloise Riddell (double bass), London Basses participants



Sunday 22 April 2018
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville (Arkansas, USA)
Michael Montgomery - Continental Divide (Sketches of an Exhibition) (Db/Pno) - Jacky Rodriguez (double bass)
Lourdes Montgomery - Acambaro (Hispanic Dances) (Db/Pno) - Rylee Craig (double bass)
Lourdes Montgomery - Babe (Heroes Suite) (Db/Pno) PREMIERE - Isaac Alvarado (double bass)
Lourdes Montgomery - Gamer (Heroes Suite) (Db/Pno) PREMIERE - Gabriela Gomez (double bass)
Michael Montgomery - Mentors (Posta 100) (Db) PREMIERE - Mateo Rios (double bass)
Michael Montgomery - Guardians of the Legacy (Posta 100) (Db) PREMIERE - Natalie Prime (double bass)
Michael Montgomery - The Sage (Posta 100) (Db) US PREMIERE - Daniela Rios (double bass)
Michael Montgomery - Syrinx & Pan (Syrinx Project) (Db) PREMIERE - Maggie Estrada (double bass)
Michael Montgomery - The Shape of Clouds (A Turetzky Tribute) (Db) PREMIERE - William Cross (double bass), Lourdes Montgomery (piano)



Friday 27 April 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School (Wells, Somerset)
David Heyes - The Great Wall of China (4Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Pieni BassoFantasia (Db)
Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition (4Db) arr. Simon Garcia
David Heyes - Passchendaele - a Meditation (6 Db) PREMIERE
Tony Osborne - The Magnificent Seven (7Db)
Thomas Tallis - Canon for 4 Voices (4Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Jazzy Josie (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Prague (Db) PREMIERE
Ian Pillow - Erin's Lament (5Db)
Intermediate Bass Ensemble, Senior Bass Ensemble, directed by David Heyes



Saturday 5 May 2018
Cedars Hall, Wells Cathedral School (Wells, Somerset)
David Heyes - Serenity - a Meditation for Sara (3Db)
Simon Garcia - Al-Andalus (3Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Alex Heather (double bass), Eloine Vatteville (double bass)


Tuesday 8 May 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells (Somerset)
Gabriel Faure - Apres un Reve (Db/Pno)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Pieni BassoFantasia (Db)
Tom Mahoney (double bass), Hazel Rigby (piano)


Saturday 12 May 2018
Collegiale Saint Leonard de Noblat, Limoges, France
Jules Massenet - Meditation (Db/Pno)
Enrique Granados - Intermezzo (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db) FRENCH PREMIERE
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Antonine Metelin (Piano)


Saturday 12 May 2018
Vicente Emilio Sojo Conservatoire, Barquisimeto, Venezuela
David Heyes - Syrinx (Db) VENEZUELAN PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - Momento Spiccato (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Tintagel (Db)
Gaspar Sanz/Michal Bylina - 3 movements from 'Suite from the time of Captain Alatriste' (Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Ascension (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Sahara (Db)
Domenico Dragonetti - Waltz No.5 & 6 (Db)
David Heyes - Incantations (Db) PREMIERE
Angel Rodriguez (double bass), Roberto Carlo Leal (double bass), Sergio Luis Perez (double bass), Jose Noel Doria (double bass), Gennaro Marchese (double bass), Glen Rodriguez (double bass)


Saturday 19 May 2018
Bristol Concert Club, Bristol (UK)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
James D'Angelo - Fool and Angel Entering a City (Db)
David Heyes (double bass)



Tuesday 22 May 2018
Conservatorio Superio Salvador Segui de Castellon (Spain)
David Heyes - L'Alborada (Db)
Bernard Salles - A Little Suite for Frantisek Posta (Db)
Daniel Chiva Sanz (double bass)


Wednesday 30 May 2018
Higher Conservatoire, Salamanca (Spain)
David Heyes - Alfabia (Db)
Peter Warlock - Pavane & Basse Dance (5Db)
Ivan Escudero (double bass), students of Antonio Romero Cienfuegos


Thursday 7 June 2018
Conservatorio de Musica (Salamanca, Spain)
Simon Garcia - A Night in Compostela (4Db)
Simon Garcia - Mali-malist (4Db)
Simon Garcia - The River Fisherman (4Db)
Peter Warlock - Pavane & Basse Dance (5Db)
Simon Garcia - Danza Chinesca (5Db)
Double Bass Class, directed by Antonio Romero Cienfuegos


Thursday 7 June 2018
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (USA)
David Heyes - The Carousel (4Db) US PREMIERE
Oklahoma Bass Bash, directed by Mark Osborn


Saturday 9 June 2018
Parish Church, East Harptree, Somerset
David Heyes - Memento Mori (Db/Org) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Organum I (Db/Org) UK PREMIERE
David Heyes - This We Know (Db) PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - Suite in D minor (Db) UK PREMIERE
David Heyes (double bass), Nick Tall (organ)


Saturday 9 June 2018
Conservatorio de Musica de Valladolid, Spain)
Simon Garcia - A Night in Compostela (4Db)
Simon Garcia - Mali-malist (4Db)
Simon Garcia - The River Fisherman (4Db)
Peter Warlock - Pavane & Basse Dance (5Db)
Simon Garcia - Danza Chinesca (5Db)
Double Bass Class of Antonio Romero Cienfuegos


Wednesday 13 June 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School (Somerset, UK)
David Heyes - Serenity - a Meditation for Sara (4Db) PREMIERE
Alex Heather (double bass), Eloine Vatteville (double bass), Tom Mahoney (double bass), Jan Cowell (double bass)


Sunday 24 June 2018
Hale Methodist Church (Farnham, Surrey)
David Heyes - For the Beauty of the Earth (SA/Pno)
David Heyes - Alfabia (Db)
David Heyes - This We Know (Db)
The Surrey & Somerset Chorale, directed by Sarah Poole, David Heyes (double bass), Linda Tan (piano)


Sunday 24 June 2018
Carmen Museum, Mexico City (Mexico)
David Heyes - Alfabia (Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Sonatina - in memoriam Frantisek Posta (Db)
John Alexander - khroma zones (Db/Pno) MEXICAN PREMIERE
David Heyes - Passchendaele - a Meditation (2Db,Pno)
Bernard Salles - Hommage to C.A. Debussy (Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Zygmunt Noskowski - Elegy Polonaise (Db/Pno)
Marco Antonio Quinones Martinez (double bass), Hector Tirado (double bass), Patricia Miravete Mora (piano)


Sunday 24 June 2018
Beaminster Festival, St Mary's Church Beaminster (Dorset, UK)
David Heyes - A Fanfare for Friends (3 Tpt/Timp)
Wells Cathedral Brass Ensemble


Friday 29 June 2018
Baluardo dell'orto Botanico, Lucca (Italy)
John Alexander - khroma zones (Db/Pno) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Valentina Scheldhofen Ciardelli (double bass), Stefano Teani (piano)


Sunday 8 July 2018
St Paul's School, Barnes, London
David Heyes - Yankee Doodle (4Db)
Michael Montgomery - Totten-Mammoth River of Ice (4Db) UK PREMIERE
Tony Osborne - Passe-Pied (3Db)
Bela Bartok (arr. Heyes) - Limping Song/Ruthenian Song/Play Song (2Db)
Peter Warlock (arr.Heyes) - Le Forze d'Hercole (4Db)
Tchaikovsky (arr.Heyes) - Old French Song (6Db)
Tony Osborne - Sing Song (3Db)
Michael Montgomery - Gargantua (4Db)
London Basses Workshop


Wednesday 11 July 2018
Texas Tech University (Lubbock, Texas USA)
David Heyes - This We Know (Db) US PREMIERE
Bill Zauner (double bass)


Monday 16 July 2018
Palazzo dell'Universita, Catania (Sicily)
Simon Garcia - BassMonsters (4Db)
Simon Garcia - The Luck of the Irish (4Db)
Simon Garcia - Al-Andalus (3Db)
Simon Garcia - A Night in Compostela (6Db)
Nicola Malagugini (double bass), Carmelo La Manna (double bass), Stefano Gerbino (double bass), Davide Galaverna (double bass), Andrea Amino (double bass), Francesco Monachino (double bass), Emanuele Logo (double bass), Andrea Di Mauro (double bass)


Thursday 26 July 2018
Guanare, Venezuela
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) PREMIERE
Glen Rodriguez (double bass)


Friday 27 July 2018
Guanare, Venezuela
David Heyes - He La nani keia La (Db)
David Heyes - Lintukoto (Db)
David Heyes - Incantations (Db)
Glen Rodriguez (double bass) , Eros Guitierrez (double bass), Roberto Carlo Leal (double bass)


Friday 27 July 2018
Musikschule, Dortmund (Germany)
John Alexander - the apricot tree (Db)
Bernard Salles - Prelude from 'Parfums due Femme' (Db) PREMIERE


Friday 27 July 2017
Ozark Bass Camp, Arkansas (USA)
Lourdes Montgomery - Papi (Db/Pno) / Colla Tempestada (Db/Pno)
Michael Montgomery - The Crimean Coast (4Db) PREMIERE
Ozark Bass Camp participants


Monday 30 July 2018
BassEurope 2018, Lucca (Italy)
John Alexander - the apricot tree (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Prelude from 'Parfums de Femme' (Db) ITAlIAN PREMIERE
Manuela Uhlmann (double bass)


Wednesday 1 August 2018
Boccherini Institute, Lucca, Italy (Bass2018)
Antonio Scontrino - Il Canto del Pastore (Db/Pno) 
Nicola Malagugini (double bass)


Thursday 2 August 2018
Chiesa dix San Romano, Lucca (Italy)
Tony Osborne - New Syrinx (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Californian Duet No.1 (2Db)
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (2Db)
Dan Styffe (double bass), Volkan Orhon (double bass)


Friday 3 August 2018
Auditorium San Girolama, Lucca (Italy)
BassEurope 2018
David Heyes - Passchendaele-a Meditation (2Db/Pno)*
David Heyes - Invocation (3Db)*
Katrien Bos- A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - David's Story - Viva Lucca! (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Far Away... (Sop/Pno)*
David Heyes - Alfabia - Mallorcan Memories No.1 (Db)*
David Heyes - L'Alborada - Mallorcan Memories No.2 (Db)*
David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass), Thea Sayer (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Serklana Gani (piano)
* ITALIAN PREMIERE


Friday 3 August 2018
Auditorium San Girolamo, Lucca (Italy)
Simon Garcia - AC-133 (4Db) / Bad Brothers (4Db) / Swing K-1000 (4Db) / The Stranger (4Db) / The River Fisherman (4Db) / Aires Cariocas (4Db)
Simon Garcia (double bass), Diego Zecharies (double bass), Adam Booker (double bass), Michelangelo Scandroglio (double bass)


Friday 3 August 2018
Chiesa di San Francisco, Lucca (Italy)
Claus Freudenstein - Bass Hymn (4Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Bass2018 Young Bassists, directed by Claus Freudenstein



Saturday 4 August 2018
Lyceum Auditorium, Boccherini Institute, Lucca (Italy)
John Alexander . roseaux dans anches (Db) PREMIERE
Dritan Gani (double bass)


Saturday 4 August 2018
Auditorium San Romano, Lucca (Italy)
Simon Garcia - Concertino No.1 (Db/Pno)
Diego Zecharies (double bass), Andres Martin (double bass), Simon Garcia (double bass), Adam Booker (double bass), Hagai Bilitzky (double bass)


Saturday 4 August 2018
Palazzo Ducale, Sala degli Staffieri, Lucca (Italy)
BassEurope 2018 / Teppo Hauta-aho Celebration Concert
Viva Lucca II (Db) PREMIERE (Gabriele Ragghianti)
Viva Lucca I (Db) PREMIERE (Alberto Bocino)
Poem Basso V (Db)  (Rob Nairn)
Miniature (Db,Pno) (Esra Gul - double bass / Zsuzsa Balint - piano)
Di-Ba-Dum (Db) (Diego Zecharies)
Duo Asta (Db,Pno) (Antonio Romero Cienfuegos - double bass / Zsuzsa Balint - piano)
Simo's Scramble (Db) (Vassilis Papavassiliou)
Poetic Caprice (Db) (Volkan Ohron)
The Last Summer - Hommage a Frantisek Posta (Db) (David Heyes)
Rhapsody - A Munich Impression (Db) (David Desimpelaere)


Saturday 4 August 2018
'LIGHTS & SOUNDS' - Bass 2018, Lucca / Simon Garcia Composer Concert
Fantasia Spagnola (Db)
The Luck of the Irish (Db)
Northern Lights (2Db)
A Night in Compostela (6 Db)
Bad Brothers (4Db)
A Summer's Day (Sop/4Db)
Mali-malist (4Db)
Der Fremde (6Db)
Al-Andalus (3Db)
AC-133 (4Db)
Lucca (6Db) PREMIERE
Gabriele Ragghinati (double bass), Alberto Bocini (double bass), Diego Zecharies (double bass), Volkan Orhon (double bass), Dan Styffe (double bass), Adam Booker (double bass), Hagai Bilitzky (double bass), David Desimpelaere (double bass), Andres Martin (double bass), David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass), Manuela Uhlmann (double bass), Petru Iuga (double bass), Simon Garcia (double bass), Jimmi Roger Pedersen (double bass), Tony Garcia Araque (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano)


Friday 10 August 2018
St Stephen's Church, Macquarie St, Sydney (Australia)
David Heyes - Shadows & Silhouettes (Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Teppo Hauta-aho - The Multi Bass Fiddle Story (Db)
Bernard Salles - Allemande from A Little Suite for Posts (Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Elsen Price (double bass)


Saturday 11 August 2018
Cedars Hall, Wells (Somerset)
David Heyes - The Carousel (4Db)
David Heyes - The Great Wall of China (4Db)
Wells Summer School Bassists


Sunday 12 August 2018
Lawrence Road Presbyterian Church, Lawrence Township, New Jersey (USA)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) US PREMIERE
Chris Clark (double bass)


Wednesday 15 August 2018
Rochester Bass Retreat, Rochester NY (USA)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db) US PREMIERE
Susan Hagen (double bass) 
  

Sunday 21 August 2018
Saint Maria Goretti Church, Lynnfield, MA (USA)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
Susan Hagen (double bass)



Thursday 23 August 2018
Mexico City
David Heyes - Memento Mori (Db/Pno) MEXICAN PREMIERE 
John Alexander - khroma zones (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Organum II & IV (2Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Teppo Hauta-aho - Homage a Frantisek Posta (Db) MEXICAN PREMIERE
Marco Antonio Quinones Martinez (double bass), Patricia Miravete Mora (piano), Edurne Rodriguez Miravete (soprano)


Friday 24 August 2018
Dominican Convent, Ganghereto (Italy)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Nicola Malagugini (double bass)

Sunday 26 August 2018
Melbourne Girls' Grammar School (Melbourne, Australia)
David Heyes - This We Know (Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Emma Sullivan (double bass)


Friday 21 August 2018
Ghaqda Marija Bambina, Naxxar, Malta
David Heyes - L'Alborada -Mallorcan Memories No.2 (Db) MALTESE PREMIERE
Gjorgji Cincievski (double bass)





Saturday 22 September 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells (Somerset)
WELLS DOUBLE BASS WEEKEND
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) UK PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - Mali-malist (4Db)
David Heyes - Serenity - a Meditation for Sara (4Db)


Sunday 23 September 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells (Somerset)
WELLS DOUBLE BASS WEEKEND
Johannes Brahms - Hungarian Dance No.5 (4Db)


Sunday 23 September 2018
Boston MA (USA)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
Susan Hagen (double bass)


Saturday 29 September 2018
Church of St Laurence, East Harptree, Somerset
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db)
Daniel Chiva Sanz - Duet No.1 (2Db)
David Heyes - L'Alborada - Mallorcan Memories No.2 (Db)
David Heyes - We are such stuff as dreams are made on (DB)
Macedonian Folksong - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
David Heyes (double bass),  Sarah Poole (soprano), Alexander Heather (double bass)


Saturday 29 September 2018
Church of St Margaret, Hinton Blewett, Somerset
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
Daniel Chiva Sanz - Duet No.2 (2Db)
David Heyes - This We Know (Db)
David Heyes - He La Nani Keia La (Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Alexander Heather (double bass)


Saturday 29 September 2018
Church of St Mary, West Harptree, Somerset
Katrien Bos - A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)
Daniel Chiva Sanz - Duet No.3 (2Db)
David Heyes - Alfabia - Mallorcan Memories No.1 (Db)
David Heyes - Prague (Db)
Tony Osborne - Sir John, His Gig (2Db)
David 
Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Alexander Heather (double bass)


Sunday 30 September 2018
Garden Gallery, Farnham Museum, Farnham (Surrey)
David Heyes - Far Away... (Sop/Pno)
Jules Massenet - Meditation from 'Thais' (Db/Pno)
Giovanni Bottesini - Elegia (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - L'Alborada (Db) 
Simon Garcia - A Summer's Day (Sop/Pno)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) 
Bert Turetzky - Three Short Pieces for David (Db) PREMIERE
Giovanni Bottesini - Une Bouche Aimee (Sop/Db/Pno)
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), Linda Tan (piano)


Saturday 6 October 2018
Tom Fleming Centre for Performing Arts, Edinburgh (Scotland)
Scottish Bass Trust 25th Anniversary



Sunday 7 October 2018
Tom Fleming Centre for Performing Arts, Edinburgh (Scotland)
Scottish Bass Trust 25th Anniversary
Tony Osborne - Pastyme with Good Companye (4Db)
David Heyes - Passchendaele - a Meditation (2Db/Pno)
Jacques Offenbach - The Can-Can (4Db)
David Heyes - The Great Wall of China (4Db)



Saturday 20 October 2018
St Bartholomew's Church, Bath (UK)
Tony Osborne - Concerto in the Classical Style (Db/Orch)
David Heyes (double bass), Bath Concertino, Tim Robb (conductor)


Sunday 4 November 2018
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School (Wells, Somerset)
Bert Turetzky - Doinas & Dances (4Db)
David Heyes - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Blues for Mingus (4Db)
Jan Cowell - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Blues for Ray (Db)
Eric Funk - Retrospective Glance (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Pacific Parables (Db)
Mary Rae - Lost in Thought (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Of Love and Loss (Db)
Ashley John Long - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Spirit Songs (Db)
Michal Bylina - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - New Work for David Heyes (Db)
Adam Booker - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Slam's Jam (Db Ensemble)
Bernard Salles - New Work (Db)
Bert Turetzky - Hat Tippin' Blues (Db)
Michael Montgomery - New Work (Db)
Graham Boag - New Work (Db)
P Kellach Waddle - New Work (Db)
Simon Garcia - New Work (Db)
John Alexander - New Work (Db)
John Mietus - New Work (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), students from Wells Cathedral School


Sunday 11 November 2018
Memorial Hall, Criccieth, North Wales
David Heyes - No Man's Land (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - the poppies blow... (Db/Pno)
John Alexander - all the birds (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
David Heyes - Far Away... (Sop/Pno)
David Heyes - In Flander's Fields (Sop/Pno) PREMIERE
Ruth Mulligan - A Carol from Flanders (Solo/Pno)
David Heyes - Passchendaele - a Meditation (2Db/Pno)
Arthur Foote - In Flander's Fields (Sop/Pno)
David Heyes - Memento Mori (Db/Pno)
Mary Rae - Long Days Ago We Lived (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Beneath the Stars (Db/Pno)
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Bronwen Naish (double bass), Derek Harris (piano)



Friday 25 January 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells (Somerset)
Frantisek Posta Centenary Concert
Frantisek Cerny - Nocturno & Intermezzo (Db/Pno)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Double Poem Basso II 'in memory of Frantisek Posta' (2Db)
David Heyes - Postcards from Prague (Db)
Vojta Kuchynka - Czech National Songs (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - The Last Summer (Db)
David Heyes - Postcards for Frantisek (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), students from Wells Cathedral School