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June 8, 2015

  Yehudi Menuhin     ‘Journeyings’   Isidor Achron                     Scores-important model for Menuhin as violinist-marked part George Antheil                  Score-Dedicated  (did they meet in Rudge/Pound Paris circle?) Richard Arnell                    Score-Solo Sonata (MS?) important British figure in 1950s Malcolm Arnold                Score-Double Concerto (Very Imp. MS and other materials)-Menuhin premiered this with Lysy. If we are going […]

Concert and Workshops-York 9 6 15

June 8, 2015

  9th June-Contemporary Music Research Centre- York University   National Centre for Early Music-York  From my point of view, this was an uplifting, exciting, and exhausting day! It was very special to have the event in this very special space. The National Centre for Early Music is housed in the deconsecrated space of St Margarets, […]

Lepramuseet Bergen

June 1, 2015

  Sound files-just rips from camera mic? LO-FI!!!! Finding my way into the space. 8 Minute improvisation, with cars and rain (1 6 15) Bach-D minor Sarabande (still exploring acoutistic) Playing in the centre of the church, facing the South Door-spectral G (and a little D string) It’s still raining

Bergen-May/June 2015-reporting back on Ole Bull and more discoveries

June 1, 2015

On Saturday 30th, after the excitement of returning the violin to its case on Thursday LINK, I returned to Lysoen with Malene Sheppard Skaerved, for a day of research and discovery. This began with some hours walking the island, a powerful reminder of why Bull chose this extraordinary spot for his sanctuary. It was Malene’s […]

May 30, 2015

Sadie Harrison ‘…and love…’ Words-Malene Skaerved (Live at the NPG 24 4 15)

April 26, 2015

 Sadie Harrison ‘…and love…’ Words-Malene Skaerved  World Premiere-24 5 15 (National Portrait Gallery) Eve Daniell-Soprano Violin-Peter Sheppard Skaerved Piano-Roderick Chadwick     ‘Keep Going’ I want to keep going into the distance, searching, sunset pinks, gold, magic, worship a white horse, Prince Charming walking, longing, dreaming looking for happy ever after and love Mother, what […]

Channel Firing at the National Portrait Gallery 24 4 15

April 26, 2015

Practise. Walk. 11-12th 2015

April 12, 2015

Practise. Walk. Peter Sheppard Skaerved April  11-12th 2015 I’m standing on the bridge over the river Wandle, a cold paper cup of espresso in my hand, enjoying the wrecked boats in the mud, wishing for a Saxon spearhead, or better still, a pristine ceremonial object, like the ‘Mortlake Axe’ made with  precious Jadeite mined in […]

April light 2015

April 11, 2015

Evis Sammoutis-Monogenesis (two live performances)

March 27, 2015

Evis Sammoutis-Monogenesis Peter Shepaprd Skaerved – (Stradivari 1699 (Crespi) Performance 1-Tuesday 6th March 2007 (Hellenic Centre London) Performance 1-Wednesday 7th March 2007 (Hellenic Centre London)