Matthews, like Britten, has the gift of creating crisply memorable material …
— Edward Greenfield, The Guardian
Bach/Brahms: Chaconne (2005-6). Ensemble
Bach’s Second Partita for solo violin, arranged by Brahms for piano left hand and subsequently arranged by Colin Matthews for chamber ensemble of 5 players. First performed by the Composers Ensemble at the Aldeburgh Festival in June 2006.