Christopher Leedham

composer | conductor | teacher

Hello. I’m a composer.

My compositional interests lie in formulating narrative threads in abstract musical structures.

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Latest news

  • Appearance on BBC Radio 3′s “In Tune” on Friday 9 May

    Posted on 11 May 2014

    Christopher appeared on BBC Radio 3′s In Tune programme on Friday 9 May with his ensemble, Dark Inventions.  Co-founded with composer and analyst Martin Scheuregger, Dark Inventions has been presenting a tour across the North of England featuring new contemporary pieces alongside fresh arrangements of traditional folk songs. You can listen to Chris in conversation […]

  • ‘Möbius Sticks’ premiered on Dark Inventions North of England tour

    Posted on 1 May 2014


    My new piece for flute, violin and vibraphone, Möbius Sticks, will be premiered on Dark Inventions Firewheel Tour 2014 from 8-16 May 2014. The piece will feature in a programme of new British music and fresh arrangements of traditional folk songs, which includes the world premiere of Philip Cashian‘s Firewheel, commissioned by Dark Inventions especially […]

  • Siren Songs performance at Coastival 2014

    Posted on 14 February 2014


    Siren Song 3 will received another performance at Scarborough Rotunda as part of Coastival 2014. Scarborough Rotunda Museum at 1pm on Sunday 16 February. Admission free.