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)


Thursday 21 March 2019
Chiesa San Dominico, Catania, Sicily
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
Nicola Malgugini (double bass)


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
David Heyes - Slavonic Dance No.1 (4Db) AUSTRALIAN PREMIERE
David Heyes - The Carousel (4Db) 
Massed Basses, directed by Emma Sullivan


Saturday 13 April 2019
Castle Velky, Biel, Slovakia
David Heyes - Lamentations (Db)
Jan Krigovsky (double bass)



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


Tuesday 16 April 2019
Chiesa SS Pietro e Paolo, Catania, Sicily
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
Nicola Malgugini (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)
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



Thursday 2 May 2019
The Silk Mill, Frome, Somerset
DA VINCI 500 
David Heyes - The Joy of Understanding (Db) PREMIERE
Bernard Salles - Da Vinci 500 - Four Pieces (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
Adam Booker - Vitruvian (Db) PREMIERE
Eric Funk - naIVurtIV (Db) PREMIERE
Mary Rae - The Empty Studio (Db) PREMIERE
Luis Guillermo Perez - 4 Pieces for Leonardo (Db) PREMIERE
Michael Montgomery - The Last Supper (Db) PREMIERE
James D'Angelo - Neptune (after da Vinci) (Db) PREMIERE
Tony Osborne - Leonardo 500, Genio Creativo (Db) PREMIERE
Simon Garcia - La Gioconda (Db)
Peter Byrom-Smith - Lighting Our Darkness (Db) PREMIERE
John Kinsella - Da Vinci 500 - Three Miniatures (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)
Henry VIII/Tony Osborne - Pastyme with Good Companye (3Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
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 - Mona Lisa (Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db) 
Tony Osborne - Leonardo 500: Genio Creativo (Db)
Boismortier (arr.Turetzky) - Sonata in B flat major (2Db)
Mary Rae - Leonardo's Birds (Db)
Bernard Salles - Leonardo da Vinci (Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass)


Friday 3 May 2019
Sandroyd School, Tollard Royal, Wiltshire (UK)
Macedonian Folk Song - Sneg Udaril (2Db)
David Heyes - La Belle Ferroniere (Db)
Simon Garcia - The Origins (2Db)
Teppo Hauta-aho - Bass-Fest Duettino (2Db)
Boismortier (arr.Turetzky) - Sonata in B flat major (2Db)
Adam Booker - Vitruvian (Db)
Luis Guillermo Perez - Search (Db)
Graham Boag - Da Vinci's Flying Machine (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)
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 - Lamentations (Db)
Michal Bylina - I Pensieri (Db) PREMIERE
David Heyes - Homage a Teppo Hauta-aho (Sop/Db)
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) 
Bernard Salles - Mona Lisa (Db)
Henry VIII/Tony Osborne - Pastyme with Good Companye (3Db)
David Heyes - A Song for Alex (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)
Sarah Poole (soprano), David Heyes (double bass), Dritan Gani (double bass), Alex Heather (double bass), Dave's Bass Band


Sunday 12 May 2019
The Spire Church, Farnham, Surrey
John Alexander - aspects of Prague (Db) PREMIERE


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
Museum of Modern 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)



Sunday 2 June 2019
St Thomas Church, Mamhead
David Heyes - Seven Last Words from the Cross (Db)
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 - October Morn (Recorder/Db)
David Heyes (double bass), Andrew Collins (recorder)


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


Thursday 26 September 2019
City Halls Glasgow


Saturday 28 September 2019
Edinburgh


Sunday 29 September 2019
Cathcart Baptist Church, Glasgow


Tuesday 8 October 2019
Qilter Hall, Wells, Somerset