Concert in Tenerife November 2018

‘The music of Jocelyn Pook‘, the theme of the CajaCanarias Filmoteca cycle for the month of November.  Jocelyn Pook Ensemble performed a concert in Tenerife on the 30th November, as part of a month long film programme ‘Filmoteca CajaCanarias’. The festival dedicated November’s programme to…

The Staircase and The Wife albums released

The Wife (2018) Jocelyn’s original score to the critically acclaimed film The Wife has now been released digitally on Node Records, and is now available to buy online.  “Jocelyn Pook’s understated musical score may well be the film’s true hidden genius.” – Selig Film News Currently…

Hysteria: A Song Cycle for Singer and Psychiatrist premieres at Hoxton Hall, July 2018

Hysteria: A Song Cycle for Singer and Psychiatrist premieres at Hoxton Hall, July 2018

            Funded by Arts Council England and in partnership with PS-Y with The Wellcome Trust, Hyseria: A Song Cycle for Singer and Psychiatrist, was performed by mezzo soprano Melanie Pappenheim, Kate Shortt and Laura Moody on…

JOCELYN WINS BAFTA – BEST ORIGINAL SCORE FOR KING CHARLES III

            Jocelyn Pook won her first BAFTA TV Craft Award for her film score to the Drama Republic/BBC Two movie King Charles III written by Mike Bartlett, directed by Rupert Goold and starring Tim Pigott-Smith….

New Film ‘The Wife’ with Jocelyn Pook’s original score premieres at Toronto International Film Festival 2017:

New Film ‘The Wife’ with Jocelyn Pook’s original score premieres at Toronto International Film Festival 2017:

‘The Wife’ was launched this September with a gala presentation at Toronto International Film Festival, receiving a 5-star review from The Guardian, reviewed also by Variety, and Screen Daily,  who state that ‘Jocelyn Pook’s eloquent, rippling score subtly undermines the tributes and the superlatives, casting doubts…

‘Adam’ with ‘Jocelyn Pook’s heart-stirring score’, wins multiple awards and nominations at Edinburgh Fringe 2017:

‘Adam’ with ‘Jocelyn Pook’s heart-stirring score’, wins multiple awards and nominations at Edinburgh Fringe 2017:

‘Theatrically sophisticated and potent’, National Theatre of Scotland’s production of ‘Adam’ with 120-strong cross-border trans choir, completed a successful run at the Traverse in Edinburgh this summer, where it won a Scottish Arts Club Award, Fringe First Award, was shortlisted for Amnesty…

‘Hearing Voices’ at the Print Room Coronet, July 2017 Receives Fantastic Reviews:

‘Hearing Voices’ at the Print Room Coronet, July 2017 Receives Fantastic Reviews:

Funded by Arts Council England and the PRS Foundation and inspired by accounts of Jocelyn’s aunt Phyllis Williams’ struggle with the internal voices she heard, ‘Hearing Voices’ played a four-night run in the intriguing surroundings of the Coronet Print Room…

‘Anxiety Fanfare and Variations’ at PRS New Music Biennial Hull & the Southbank Centre, July 2017:

‘Anxiety Fanfare and Variations’ at PRS New Music Biennial Hull & the Southbank Centre, July 2017:

This July, Jocelyn and her ensemble performed Anxiety Fanfare at the PRS New Music Biennial #NMB17, alongside the London International Gospel Choir led by Naveen Arles, at Albermarle Music Centre Hull and the Clore Ballroom at London’s Southbank Centre, described here by The…

‘King Charles III’ launched on BBC2, May 2017:

‘King Charles III’ launched on BBC2, May 2017:

BBC film version of King Charles III, with Jocelyn’s specially written score, premiered on BBC2, Wednesday 10th May 2017. Mike Bartlett’s “future-history” drama imagines Prince Charles’ accession to the throne following the Queen’s death. When he refuses to sign a controversial bill into…

Jocelyn wins funding from PRS for Hearing Voices, Print Room at the Coronet 12-15 July

Jocelyn wins funding from PRS for Hearing Voices, Print Room at the Coronet 12-15 July

Jocelyn is delighted that PRS are funding the live performance of Hearing Voices, alongside Arts Council England, this summer 2017. The run will take place at Print Room at the Coronet, Notting Hill 12-15 July 2017. Hearing Voices is a…