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Robin's compositions are often most notable for their sense of symmetry, breadth and flow. His carefully measured, delicate style has proven popular with critics and audiences alike. Major works include his Violin Concerto Actualités 1942 (after a poem by Jean Tardieu) and his song cycle Nux for soprano and cello (which sets his own selection of Ancient Greek Texts)

Robin is active as a commissioned composer and arranger; for further details or to enquire about commissioning a work, please see contact form.

COMPOSITION

Selected recent works:

4 Variants on a Chorale

String Quartet

Duration: 12'

Snow (After Edward Thomas)

Piano solo

Duration: 2'

Intrada & Notturno

Organ solo

Duration: 5'

Four Watercolours

Piano solo

Duration: 30'

Planes

String Trio

Duration: 20'

Painting on White Ground

String Quartet

Duration: 50"

Actualités 1942

Violin & Orchestra

Duration: 9'50"

Νύξ (Nux)

Soprano & Cello

Duration: c.20'

A Short Fantasy

Clarinet Solo

Duration: 3'

12 Haikus

Piano Solo

Duration: 1'30"

Prayer

Harp Solo

Duration: 2'

Diptych

High Voice & Mixed Ensemble

Duration: 6'