Locatelli for Auerbach

March 10, 2016

Locatelli-Il Laberinto Armonico, facilius adius, difficilis exius Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (LO FI mobile phone recording, 10-3-16)[Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Spring 2016

March 9, 2016

Workshops with Composers and Students from Blair School of Music. March 2016

March 9, 2016

A morning with Nicola Matteis (fl. 1672-1699) in Wapping 6 3 16

March 6, 2016

A morning with Nicola Matteis (fl. 1672-1699) in Wapping 6 3 16 Intro: John Evelyn ( 1620 – 1706) hears Matteis in 1674 Nicola Matteis Sarabanda/Altra Sarabanda(Adagio) Aria tra la maniera Francesce, e la Spagnola/A due Corde Allemanda/A due Corde Giga [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin  (Andrea Amati 1570) Bow Antonino […]

Menuhin and his composers-the hunt for Sound (Talk given 4 2 16)

March 5, 2016

Menuhin and his composers-the hunt for Sound Peter Sheppard Skaerved Speech given at the David Josefowitz Recital Hall, Royal Academy of Music 4/2/16 NB: references available from PSS through the ‘contact’ link   We have to begin with Sound.  Here is Menuhin in 1966, playing the Ernest Bloch Concerto. LINK   I have been casting […]

Peter Dickinson-Air (ca.1959)

February 29, 2016

Peter Dickinson-Air (ca.1959) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Girolamo Amati 1629) Workshop Recording Wapping 29 02 16

Rehearsal with Michael Finnissy 25 2 16 (Photos Marius Skaerved)

February 25, 2016

Rehearsal with Michael Finnissy 25 2 16 (Photos Marius Skaerved)

Anonymous ‘2 Arie’

February 25, 2016

Anonymous ‘2 Arie’ Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (W E Hill & Sons 1900) Bow (Tourte ca.1770) Workshop recording (at the desk) 9 am 25 2 16 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] I am constantly struck by the rich store or anonymous music, particularly from the 18th century. Musicians have always been practical people and […]

Gibbous Moon-Nocturnes 2016

February 24, 2016

David Lancaster-Rough Cut (Live at Wilton’s Music Hall)

February 21, 2016

David Lancaster-Rough Cut (Live at Wilton’s Music Hall) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 14th February 2016 Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Niccolo Amati 1647 ‘Ole Bull’) Recording courtesy of Colin Still (Optic Nerve Productions)