Solo and Duo Guitar

Modjadji, The Rain Queen for solo guitar (1996 rev. 2012)

Première of rev:           Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Evocations of Africa’, Volterra Project Museo della Laverie, Montecatini Val di Cecina, Italy, 14 July 2012
Recording:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) 2012  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbTHVMp2

Guitar on Safari, Concert in Miniature Series for solo guitar (2006)

Première:                       Avril Kinsey (guit), Solo Recital, Swellendam: Wildebraam, 31 August 2007
Recording:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) Guitar on Safari (CD AM003), Cape Town: Art Music, 2007

Sensual, Homage à Renoir (1997)

Première:                       Avril Kinsey (guit), Grahamstown: Standard Bank National Arts Festival, The Great Hall, 4 July1997
Recording:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) Sensual (CD AM002), Cape Town: Art Music, 1997

Bushman, Spirit of the Wilderness for solo guitar (1996)

Première:                       Gregory Newton (guit) DMA Recital: Images of Asia and Africa, Los Angeles: Northridge United Methodist Church, 11 February 2005

The Dancers for classical guitar (1993)

Commission:                Foundation for the Creative Arts
Première:                       Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Guitar Music from Africa’ Grahamstown: Standard Bank Arts Festival, Rhodes Chapel, 6 July 1996
Recording:                    Avril Kinsey (guit) Solo Recital SABC Live Radio Broadcast, Rondebosch: Josephine Mill, c 1997

Afrique du Temps Jadis, Sangoma (1989)

Première:                       Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Images of Africa on Guitar’, London: Purcell Room, South Bank Centre, 28 June 1989
Recording:                    Avril Kinsey (guit) Guitar Music from Africa (CD AM001) Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

Bushmen, Spirit of the Wilderness, duo (1988)

Première:                      Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) African Evenings, Bloemfontein: The Odeon, 4 August 1988
Recordings:                 (1) Avril Kinsey (guit), John Silver (guit), African Evenings (Goc2) Johannesburg: Gold Leaf Records and Tusk Music Ltd.1988

(2) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit), Guitar Music from Africa (CD AM001), Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

 (3) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) ‘Mervyn Davis Luthier’ Arts on One: SABC TV, Documentary, Auckland Park, c 1989

LISTEN HERE: BUSHMEN (Spirit of the Wilderness) – A Kinsey

Song of The Water, Mokoro (1988)

Première:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) African Evenings, Bloemfontein: The Odeon, 4 August 1988
Recordings:                 (1) Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Song of the Water, Mokoro’, African Evenings (Goc2), Johannesburg: Gold Leaf Records and Tusk Music Ltd., 1988

                                        (2) Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Song of the Water, Mokoro’, Guitar Music from Africa (CD AM001), Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

(3) Avril Kinsey (guit) ‘Mokoro’ [Video] SABC TV, Auckland Park, c 1988  http://www.youtube.com/watchv=dp6OcPGoD8c1989

(4) Avril Kinsey (guit) BBC Music Insert [Video] Edinburgh: BBC TV, 1989

LISTEN HERE: MOKORO (Song of the Water) – A Kinsey

Domba Dance, Python Ritual Dance (1988)

Première:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver, African Evenings, Bloemfontein: The Odeon, 4 August 1988
Recordings                  (1) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) African Evenings (Goc2), Johannesburg: Gold Leaf Records and Tusk Music Ltd. 1988

(2) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) Guitar Music from Africa (CD AM001), Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

(3) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) ‘Avril Kinsey and John Silver TV Documentary’ SABC TV, Auckland Park1989

The Rain Queen, Modjadji (1988)

Première:                     Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit), African Evenings, Bloemfontein; The Odeon, 4 August 1988
Recordings:                 (1) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) African Evenings (Goc2), Johannesburg: Gold Leaf Records & Tusk Music Ltd.,1988

(2) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) Guitar Music from Africa (CD AM001), Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

(3) ‘Modjadji The Documentary’ Arts on One: SABC TV, Documentary, Auckland Park. c 1989 [DVD]

Three Traditional African Folksongs (1988)

Première:                      Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) African Evenings, Bloemfontein: The Odeon, 4 August 1988
Recordings:                  (1) Avril Kinsey (guit) and John Silver (guit) African Evenings (Goc2), Johannesburg: Gold Leaf Records & Tusk Music Ltd., 1988

 (2) Guitar Music from Africa (CDAM001), Cape Town: Art Music, 1996

Homage à Villa Lobos for piano and guitar, (2011)

Commission:                South African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO) for a collection of works for young players