Edmund Finnis (1984-) is a composer living and working in London.


Edmund was recently named as both the new Composer-in-Association with the London Contemporary Orchestra and one of the inaugural House Composers at English National Opera. He has also just been commissioned by the BCMG. Click for details.

Unfolds (for quintet) is now available to stream from the London Sinfonietta website. Recorded live by London Sinfonietta at Queen Elizabeth Hall, November 2011. Click:
Unfolds on London Sinfonietta website

Veneer (for solo viola with reverb) is now available to stream from the London Sinfonietta website. Performed by Paul Silverthorne. Click:
Veneer on London Sinfonietta website

Frame/Refrain for chamber orchestra, 2011
Recorded in Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Aldeburgh, conducted by Gregory Charette.
Frame/Refrain by Edmund Finnis

Brother for violin and viola. Performed by Alex Shiozaki and Derek Mosloff. Recorded live in Seiji Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Massachusetts. August 2012
Brother by Edmund Finnis

COLOUR FIELD PAINTING Electroacoustic piece, commissioned by London Contemporary Orchestra for their Imagined Occasions series. Summer 2013.

Flicker for orchestra. Recorded in Helsinki, Spring 2008. Sibelius Academy Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Sian Edwards.
Flicker by Edmund Finnis

In Situ (after Locke) for 9 instruments. Recorded in Tanglewood by the New Fromm Players, Summer 2012.
In Situ (after Locke) by Edmund Finnis

Sister for violin and cello. Recorded by Aisha Orazbayeva and Lucy Railton.
'Sister' by Edmund Finnis (2013) Lucy Railton - Cello, Aisha Orazbayeva - Violin by LRAO