Michael is at work on two new projects:
String Quartet no.3: Following his 2018 Cheltenham festival commission for his string quartet no. 2 for the Ligeti Quartet, he is now composing a third quartet for the internationally acclaimed Canadian Bozzini Quartet to be premiered in 2020.
The Fall of Icarus: Michael is excited to announce that he will be completing his chamber opera on the subject of Icarus, the first act of which was commissioned by Tête-à-Tête opera festival. The complete production has been commissioned by the Barber Trust and the premiere will take place at the Barber Institute of Arts in September 2021.