Chris Cresswell



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May 31, 2018

a stillness, disturbed to receive its world premiere

The North Jersey Saxophone Ensemble will give the world premiere of a stillness, disturbed on June 16th in Randolph, NJ. The work was co-commissioned by Ryan Mantell, who directs the NJYSE, and the legendary saxophonist, Paul Cohen.

May 31, 2018

"Bold, original, and attention Grabbing" 

315 Ensemble's record has been described as 'bold, original, and attention grabbing.' Read more here.

April 25, 2018

in the space that separates to receive its world premiere

After a couple of whirlwind trips, Central Dauphin and Central Dauphin East will premiere my new work for wind ensemble and electronics, in the space that separates. This has been a wonderful collaboration with both schools and with Composers and Schools in Concert.

March 9, 2018

315 Ensemble record release! 

It is finally here! The 315 Ensemble record has been released. Find out more information to the right, or purchase it hereI am super proud of this record and and huge thanks to the players who were featured on it! 



315 Ensemble

Released in March 2018, 315 Ensemble's eponymous EP features two works written by Chris Cresswell, including From Dreams, We Emerge and The Lost Art of Losing Sleep. Recorded in Birmingham, England in May 2017, the ensemble features Arjun Jethwa, Luke Newby, Laurie McGee, Laetitia Van Wyk, Heather Duncanson, and Chris Cresswell.