A week in Munich. March 2017

March 10, 2017

Collaboration. This week has been another reminder of what a wonderful thing that is; I am constantly enchanted by the power of what we can do together, the magic in the air when artists communicate with each other, as friends, and then the most fantastic ingredient, an audience, arrives, and DEMANDS a deeper level of […]

Anonymous wonders.

March 3, 2017

Anon-Corrente (Klagenfurt MS) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Anon-2 Sarabandes [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Peter Sheppard Skaerved Tenor Violin (at the desk recording 3 3 17)

Archive 2016

February 28, 2017

‘Peter Sheppard Skærved er en sann virtuos, formidler og historieforteller.’ – Bergens Tidende. February 2016 I am delighted to answer-just use the ‘Contact’ link. It is incredibly useful for me to be able to hear responses, ideas and suggestions, so I really appreciate them Aspects of the Bow-Piano Gallery, Royal Academy of Music, Friday 10th February, […]

February -March 2017: Cities of Patterns & People

February 19, 2017

‘Brothers’ Amati Viola plays Le Sieur de Machy-Pièces de violle (1685)

February 17, 2017

Le Sieur de Machy-Pièces de violle (1685) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Viola ‘Brothers’ Amati (1620), Bow-Antonio Airenti 2012 (Workshop Recording – 17 2 17)

John Cage -Atlas Elipticalis (Home and Tate)

February 13, 2017

John Cage -Atlas Elipticalis (Home and Tate Modern) Wapping Version 1: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Wapping Version 2: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Peter Sheppard Skaerved & Mihailo Trandafilovski (Violins) 12 2 16 (Rehearsals at home in Wapping and in the Robert Rauschenberg Exhibit at Tate Modern)    

Instruments and Ideas: Aspects of the Bow

February 9, 2017

Instruments and Ideas: Aspects of the Bow Johann Sebastian Bach – Giga (E Major Partita 1006) Peter Sheppard Skaerved – Violin (W E Hill & Sons 1901) 1.     Stephen Bristow (1952-) 2010 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 2.     Arthur Richard Bultitude (1908 – 1990) 1970 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 3.     Johannes […]

Edward Cowie – Particle Partita (Live 2017)

February 7, 2017

Edward Cowie [Audio clip: view full post to listen]  – ‘Particle Partita’ (2012) The Democritus Question/Mendeleev’s Table/Bequerel’s Radioactivity/Rutherfords Nucleus & Thompson’s Electron/Positron to Muon/Meson to Lepton (Passacaglia)/November Revolution/The Higgs Boson, and beyond … Peter Sheppard Skærved & Mihailo Trandafilovski-Violins Deptford Council Chambers, Golsmiths College, February 2nd 2017

Isobel Mundry-Balancen (2006)

February 4, 2017

Isobel Mundry-Balancen (2006) Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Live (April 2006) [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Douglas Young – ‘Mr Klee visits the Botanical Gardens’ (1989-2016)

January 30, 2017

Douglas Young – ‘Mr Klee visits the Botanical Gardens’ (1989-2016) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Going to the dance of the fly-by-nights [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Migrating fish – Forsaken garden – Silver moon-mould blossom – Ancient harmony(1) – Higher, then dwindling – Moonrise – Active line on a walk […]