Chronological list of works (updated fairly regularly)…
Starship, an improvised work for solo bass guitar.
Kairos for 5-string electric bass guitar and electronics.
Atmospheres, a collection of improvised soundscapes for bass guitar. Digital self release, May 2013 (http://samuelcroberts.bandcamp.com/).
Graceful Ascent for brass ensemble, 5-string electric bass guitar and percussion. Premiered by Samuel C. Roberts and the Craven Brass Dectet, Adrian Boult Hall, Birmingham, February 13th 2013. European premiere: 6th April 2013 at Musikhuset Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark by Samuel C. Roberts and the RAMA Brass.
Deconstructed Bass, an improvised work for one or more electric bass guitars, prepared amplifier and live electronics. First performed at Oxford Audiograft Fesitval 2013, Drama Studio, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford.
Tremors for bass guitar and live electronics, performed as part of the Oxford Audiograft Festival, Jaqueline du Pre Hall, Oxford, February 2012.
Five Improvisations, a set instructional scores for bass guitar and live electronics.
Foreign Currency for prepared bass guitar and loose change.
Beyond the Neck for prepared bass guitar, first performed as part of the Oxford Audiograft Festival jukebox, February 2012.
Trepidation for electric bass guitar and electronics, performed at Oxford Brookes University, November 2011.
Wulff, a duet for four and five string electric bass guitar.
Go Back to Sleep for electric bass guitar and pre-recorded electronics, performed at Oxford Brookes University, November 2011.
GO! for soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, electric guitar and electric bass guitar.
Octopus Pt.1 for two 5-string electric bass guitars.
How Can I Put This… for electric guitar, electric bass guitar and drum kit.
Slip Sliding (Part II) an electroacoustic composition.
Slip Sliding (Part I) for solo fretless electric bass guitar.
Several Circles for large ensemble, premiered in a composition workshop at the CBSO Centre, Birmingham by the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, April 2010.
Bassus Bassus for electric bass guitar and electronics. Performed by Samuel C. Roberts at the University of Birmingham, January 2010.
Fans, Feets and Tweets an electroacoustic composition, first performed at the Barber Institute of Fine Art, Birmingham, March 2010.
Awakening for violin, bass clarinet and harp, performed by students of the Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, April 2009.
Scherzo for string quartet, performed at the Djanogly Recital Hall, Nottingham by the Allegri String Quartet, March 2008.
Sagrada Familia for symphony orchestra.