Cave of Luminous Mind (2013) 22'

    Commissioned by the BBC for the 2013 Proms, this is Param Vir's third orchestral work, inspired by the meditational journey towards Enlightenment, of the Tibetan saint Milarepa (c.1052 - c.1135 CE)... more

    Large Ensemble

    Constellations (2010) 12'

    Written for seven musicians playing constellation-inspired movements around a central Ritornello. more

    Concertante (1987, rev. 2003) 13'

    I wrote this work in autumn 1984 and spring 1985 shortly after my arrival in Britain to begin compositional study. It encapsulates my first conscious attempt to come to grips with modernism, and . . .  more

    Contrapulse (1985) 10'

    An early work for seven players, written in the second year of my studies in London in 1985. Features cross rhythms across an array of contrasting tempi, and a first attempt at multi-layered . . . more

    Solo Works


    Clear Light, Magic Body (1993) 19'

    A virtuosic work for solo guitar. The inspiration came after a visit to an exhibition of Tibetan sacred art at the Royal Academy in London in autumn 1992.  more