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 28 February 2019
Boccherini Institute, Lucca, Italy
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Giovanni Bottesini - Une Bouche Aimee (Sop/Db/Pno)
David Heyes - This We Know (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
Katrien Bos - A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Passchendaele - a Meditation (2Db/Pno)
Teppo Hauta-aho - A Tribute to Frantisek (Db) ITALIAN PREMIERE
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - L'Alborada - Mallorcan Memories No.2 (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Gabriele Ragghianti (double bass)


Saturday 23 February 2019
The Silk Mill, Frome, Somerset
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
David Heyes - Sahara (Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Katrien Bos - A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)
Somerset Folksong - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db) arr. Heyes
Martin Rosso (double bass), David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano)


Saturday 23 February 2019
Parish Church, East Harptree, Somerset
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Somerset Folksong - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db) arr. Heyes
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Macedonian Folksong - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
David Heyes - It is Finished from 'Seven Last Words from the Cross' (Db)
Simon Garcia - La Gioconda (Db) PREMIERE
Martin Rosso (double bass), David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano)


Sunday 24 February 2019
The Silk Mill, Frome, Somerset
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Macedonian Folksong - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Somerset Folksong - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db)
Tony Osborne - Pastyme with Good Companye (4Db)
Massed Basses, directed by David Heyes (double bass), Martin Rosso (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano)


Monday 25 February 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Vojta Kuchynka - Czech National Songs (2Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Wells Senior Double Bass Ensemble, Martin Rosso (double bass)


Saturday 2 March 2019
First Presbyterian Church, Rosemary St, Belfast, Northern Ireland
David Heyes - Syrinx (Db)
John Kinsella - Syrinx-2018 (Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
David Whitla (double bass)


Wednesday 6 March 2019
Collegium Wartberg, Slovakia
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Jan Krigovsky (double bass)


Saturday 9 March 2019
Wells & Mendip Museum, Wells, Somerset
Somerset Folksong - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db)
Dario Cebic - Hommage a Frantisek Posta (Db)
Katrien Bos - A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)

Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass)


Sunday 10 March 2019
Village Hall, Templecombe (Somerset)
David Heyes - Hommage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
Katrien Bos - A Little Song for Teppo (Sop/Db)
Bernard Salles - Organum II (Sop/Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Somerset Folksong - Searching for Lambs (Sop/Db) 
David Heyes - Alfabia-Mallorcan Memories No.1 (Db)
Vojta Kuchynka - Humoreska a la Mazurka (Db)
Simon Garcia - Polar Lights (Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Jazz Sonatine No.1 (Db)
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass)


Sunday 17 March 2019
Music Conservatoire, Aveiro, Portugal
David Heyes - The Great Wall of China (4Db) PORTUGUESE PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - A Night in Compostela (4Db) PORTUGUESE PREMIERE
Massed Basses, directed by Sergio Barbosa & Vitor Albuquerque


Thursday 21 March 2019
Sala Hermilo Novelo, Tiapan, Mexico City
David Heyes - Aubade (Db/Pno) PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - Ascension (Db)
John Alexander - roseaux dans anches (Db)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Bernard Salles - 6 Small Pieces (Db/Pno)
Marco Antonio Quinones Martinez (double bass) Patricia Miravete (piano)


Saturday 23 March 2019
Church of St Laurence, East Harptree, Somerset
David Heyes - Fanfare for Friends (3Tpt)
Students from Wells Cathedral School


Monday 25 March 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset
Giovanni Bottesini - Elegia No.1 (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Tarantella (4Db) PREMIERE
Giovanni Bottesini - Elegia No.2 (Romanza Drammatica) (Db/Pno)
Gioacchino Rossini - Une Larme (Db/Pno)
Bottesini/Verdi - Air d'Il Trovatore (Db/Pno)
David Heyes (double bass), Wells Senior Double Bass Ensemble


Wednesday 27 March 2019
Cedars Hall, Wells, Somerset
David Heyes - The Great Wall of China (4Db)
David Heyes - Suite for Emma (4Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Slavonic Dance No.1 (4Db)
Wells Junior Double Bass Ensemble


Monday 1 April 2019
Melbourne, Australia
David Heyes - Suite for Emma (4Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
Massed Basses, directed by Emma Sullivan



Sunday 7 April 2019
Mamhead Church
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
David Heyes (double bass)


Sunday 14 April 2019
East Harptree Church, Somerset
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
David Heyes (double bass)



Thursday 18 April 2019
Rosen Music Hall, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina (USA)
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
David Heyes - Invocation (3Db) 
Adam Booker (double bass)


Saturday 27 April 2019
810 Outfit Cafe, Tokyo, Japan
Mary Rae - Lost in Thought (Db)*
Michal Bylina - Syrinx for Bass (Db)*
Bertram 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)
* Japanese Premiere


Sunday 28 April 2019
Church, Saint Cry les Champagnes, France
Sarah Poole (soprano), Andrew Field (baritone), David Heyes (double bass)
Giovanni Bottesini - Elegia (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Ilmarinen (Db) FRENCH PREMIERE
Jules Massenet - Meditation (Db/Pno)
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db) FRENCH PREMIERE
David Heyes (double bass)


Friday 3 May 2019
Quilter Hall, Wells Cathedral School, Wells, Somerset
TYPICALLY TEPPO - a tribute to Teppo Hauta-aho
Teppo Hauta-aho - Double Bass Symphony (4Db) PREMIERE
Teppo Hauta-aho - Duettino Basso (2Db)
Simon Garcia - Northern Lights (4Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Trio Poem Basso II (3Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Koraaliana (4Db)
Junior & Senior Double Bass Ensembles, directed by David Heyes


Saturday 18 May 2019
Templecombe Hall, Templecombe, Somerset
Sarah Poole (soprano), Andrew Field (baritone), David Heyes (double bass)


Sunday 19 May 2019
Church of St Laurence, East Harptree, Somerset
Sarah Poole (soprano), Andrew Field (baritone), David Heyes (double bass)


Thursday 6 June 2019
Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
Simon Garcia - Mali-Malist (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- The River Fisherman (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- AC-133 (4Db)
Simon Garcia
- Medulio Mountain (4Db) US PREMIERE
Simon Garcia
- Lucca, Terra di Felicita (8Db)
Simon Garcia
- Aires Cariocas (8Db)
Simon Garcia
- Dreams Can Come True (6Db)
Simon Garcia, Diego Zecharies, Alberto Bocini, Adam Booker, Volkhan Ohron, Andres Martin, Nicholas Walker



Saturday 15 June 2019
Teignmouth
David Heyes
David Heyes (double bass), Exeter Recorder Orchestra, conducted by Andrew Collis


Sunday 16 June 2019
Cooper Hall (Frome, Somerset)
Frantisek Cerny - Nocturno e Intermezzo (Db/Pno)
Vojta Kuchynka - Czech National Songs (2Db)
David Heyes - Postcards for Posta (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Double Poem Basso II - in memory of Frantisek Posta (2Db)
Frantisek Simandl - Scherzo Capriccioso (Db/Pno)
Bernard Salles - Lamentatio from 'Sonatina-In Memoriam Frantisek Posta (2Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Sarah Poole (soprano), Thea Sayer (double bass), Derek Harris (piano)


Saturday 14 September 2019
Church of St Laurence, East Harptree, Somerset
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), James Rippingale (guitar)


Saturday 14 September 2019
Church of St Margaret, Hinton Blewett, Somerset
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), James Rippingale (guitar)


Saturday 14 September 2019
Church of St Mary, West Harptree, Somerset
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), James Rippingale (guitar)