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Reflections in Blue CDReflections in Blue **NEW CD**

Featuring Guitar and Orchestra, Reflections in Blue is an album of personal reflections on times and places in Stephen Caudel’s life. The music incorporates elements of Classical, Jazz and Blues with each track telling its own story.. (Album)

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The Earth in TurquoiseThe Earth in Turquoise

The Earth in Turquoise is an emotive Arthurian epic. A ‘Symphonic Rock Poem’  full of soaring guitar solos and orchestral interludes graphically depicting the legend of King Arthur. A recording of epic proportion – a simulation of full symphony orchestra plus choirs and Rock Section featuring Stephen’s emotive Guitar style on both Classical and Electric Guitars. (Album)

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Edel Rhapsody for Wagner Tuba & OrchestraThe Edel Rhapsody

Orchestral work for Solo B-flat Tenor Wagner Tuba and Orchestra (World Premiere 1993 Carlisle Cathedral). Score revised 2015. New recording now available. (Single track: 10 mins)

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Bow of Burning GoldBow of Burning Gold

A musical celebration of an ideal past, a time of magic and wonder, romance and adventure. The melodic and harmonic threads of each composition are woven into a colourful tapestry portraying a glorious time that never was but should have been. Classical Guitars and keyboards. (Album)

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Impromptu RomanceImpromptu Romance

Features music from some of the world’s greatest romantic composers. In these, as well as in his own two compositions: ‘Oliver’ and ‘Fantasie’, Stephen has endeavoured to evoke the atmosphere of a late 19th-century salon recital where the composer was often the performer and improviser and emotive power was the order of the day. (Album)

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ScaramoucheScaramouche

Scaramouche represents a departure from Stephen Caudel’s usual symphonic style of composition. It came about as a natural development of guitar collaborations with talented classical/Latin American guitarist: Tim Panting. Features both original compositions and classics from jazz, blues and popular guitar. (Album)

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Wine Dark SeaWine Dark Sea (currently unavailable)

Popular arrangement of Stephen Caudel’s ‘Symphonic Rock Poem’ of the same name based on the story of Homer’s Odyssey. Stephen plays acoustic and electric guitar to his own mammoth orchestral score, recording more than 50 synthesised instruments himself. (Album)

Describing this album ‘Trax’ magazine said:

“CONSTANTLY CHANGING PACE AND ATMOSPHERE, THE LP HAS THE POTENTIAL TO BECOME A CULT ALBUM IN THE VEIN OF “TUBULAR BELLS’ “

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