"Sublime, minimalist classical music (Classic FM)

"A lovely low-key minimal thing" (Clash magazine)

"Wonderful" (Classics Unwrapped, BBC Scotland)

"Gorgeous" (Classical Connections, BBC Ulster)

"Beautiful" (Bryan Burnett, BBC Scotland)

"An evocative soundtrack" (The Strad)

"A given gift for melody"  (The Herald)

"Fine and beautiful"  (The Scotsman)

"Sublime Music" (Record Collector)

"Nice"  (Jarvis Cocker, 6music)

"Quite lovely"  (The Skinny)

"Simple sublime" (Uncut)

"A triumph"  (The List)

1. Playful
2. 20 Sep [listen] [watch]
3. January Waltz [watch]
4. At A Remove
5. Ghent
6. 3 4 5
7. Antoine Duhamel
8. Triet For David Hockney [watch]
9. September Weekend [watch]
10. Sunday 1
11. 17 Days


"Ghent is stark, lovely...17 Days breathes beautifully" (Pop Matters, USA)

"Tranquil melodies - melancholy and lovely" (The Big Take Over, USA)

Music For String Quartet, Piano & Celeste was recorded at Mogwai’s Castle Of Doom studio, Glasgow. Francis played the studio piano and a celeste borrowed from RSNO. The string quartet comprises players from Scottish EnsembleTristan Gurny (VIOLIN) leads the Edinburgh Quartet and regularly guests as principal player with orchestras such as Royal Northern Sinfonia and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Cheryl Crockett (VIOLIN), Catherine Marwood (VIOLA) and Alison Lawrance (CELLO).

Listen on Spotify