David Gorton-Lachrymae Variations 2015 (Outtakes)

June 27, 2015

David Gorton-Lachrymae Variations 2015 (Unedited Outtakes 25th June 2015) Longbow-Directed by Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Aisha Orazbayeava, Preetha Narayanan, Sara Cubarsi, Midori Komachi, Salome Rateau, Annabelle Berthome reynolds, Diana Mathews, Shulah Oliver, Malcolm Allison, Uilleac Whelan, Valerie Welbanks, Evie Heyde, Carter Callison Engineer-Jonathan Haskell (Astounding Sounds) Musical Supervision-David Gorton Building the Piece Stage one-Winter 2013 Composer […]

A weekend in June 2015

June 21, 2015

Gramophone Magazine July 2015

June 20, 2015

Gloria Coates: Piano Quintet Premiere! Eine Amerikanerin in München

June 18, 2015

Concert. 730 pm Sunday 21st June Gasteig – Black Box Rosenheimer Str. 5 81667 München I have collaborated with the great American composer Gloria Coates for twenty years. This has resulted in 5 new quartets, a solo violin sonata, a concerto, a piano trio-all of which have been recorded, on Naxos and Tadzik. Now there’s […]

Paul Pellay writes on Beethoven, Redgate, Webern and Wilton’s

June 18, 2015

Composer Paul Pellay writes about the Kreutzer Quartet Concert at Wilton’s Music Hall 16 6 15 A few weeks ago, as I prepared to return home after one of my semi-annual trips to Memphis, I stated that I was feeling “Beethovened out” after witnessing a solid if not quite transcendent Beethoven night at Cannon with […]

Reading Columbus-March 2015

June 14, 2015

 

Music of the Spheres at CGP London/Dilston Grove

June 12, 2015

Bubbles, DNA, Quartets. An inspiring afternoon and evening, with Charlotte Jarvis, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde, Dr Nick Goldman. Music of the Spheres at Dilston Grove. Thanks to Marius Skaerved for the Photos. LINK to article in the Daily Beast Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Bubble Sequence 2015 World Premiere Mihailo Trandafilovski-Fibers AND Coils 2015 World Premiere […]

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 […]