Welcome to the website of composer and pianist Michael Garrett
On these pages you will find comprehensive information regarding Michael and his works
All works can be viewed and ordered from The Scottish Music Centre.
alternatively you can contact Michael at the address or telephone number on the Works page
Michael is available for piano tution in the Edinburgh area. If you would like to find out more, please contact him direct.
Film about Michael Garrett and his music just released
Soliloquy by young Polish director Magda Dragan recieved its premiere at Film House, Edinburgh on 19th June 2012. Watch a trailer here:
Sunday 14th October
Listen to FANTASIA No 3 for String Orchestra, performed by Philomusica of Edinburgh (Director: Lawrence Dunn), Palmerston Place Church, Edinburgh, Wednesday 10th August 2011:
New Article on Michael Garrett
Read Tony Garner's article on Michael here.
"offers a welcome breath of sincere, dogma-free generosity of spirit"
"...jazz and blues idioms which I have to say were exceedingly skillfully employed and I enjoyed every piece immensely"
Michael's very first CD is now available consisting of piano works on the Polish label Acte Prèalable performed by the brilliant Barbara Karaśkiewicz. The UK distributor is : CD No.AP0232 Disc Imports Ltd. Magnus House. 8 Ashfield Road, Cheadle, Cheshire. Tel: 0161 491 6655 email:firstname.lastname@example.org. It is also available on Amazon.com. A review of this CD by Jonathan Woolf and be found on the musicweb-international website.
All the music on this disc is published by Europa Edition Ltd.
New Publishing Deal
Europa Edition Ltd have recently added two songs to their catalogue : Searching for Spring and Galla water in a dual volume - available now.
Garrett and David Bowie...
...with Jack Bennett in a Film titled Pierrot in Turquoise is available from for purchase from the Scottish Film Archive, Glasgow. Excerpts can be seen on this YouTube page.
Pioneering On-line Music Publishing Company takes on Garrett Work
New Work celebrating Burns Centenary
Michael recently completed settings of Galla Water in settings for Soprano & Piano, Mezzo Soprano & Piano and Flugelhorn & Piano.
Website by Dan Goren