Composer   Teacher   Artist

Hans Zimmer: ‘I love your work.’

Sir Nicholas Serota: ‘Electrifying.’

Gerhard Richter: ‘Thank you for your great music.’

Stephen Newbould: ‘Your music and image is quietly

extraordinary, compelling and beautifully made.’

Michael Morris, Artangel: 'Entirely absorbing, speaks powerfully to the constant human struggle for integration.'  

Paul Moorhouse: ‘I have been deeply impressed by Jim’s integrity as an inventive and original creative figure.’

Steven Isserlis CBE: ‘Very impressive work.’

Jonas Grimås: ‘You have dazzled me yet again.’

Antony Gormley OBE: ‘Jim is pioneering an evolving translation of art into music and vice versa.’ 

Will Gompertz, BBC: 'Contrapunctus is wonderfully mischievous and elusive.'

Suzi Digby OBE: 'You are a profoundly special composer.'

Paul Beaudoin: 'The score is a masterpiece - no doubt about it.'

Martin Anderson, Tempo Magazine: ‘Its interiorized passion reminded me of the slow movements of the late Beethoven quartets; we have a major piece on our hands.’

 © Jim Aitchison 2020