Materials for talk. 25/11/13

November 25, 2013

Telemann (New Fantasies), Telemann Old Fantasies Tartini Finnissy/Civilisation Finnissy/Grieg Gorton Henze /Byrd Matthews/Beethoven Beethoven/Beynon

Ravel-Duo (Film) with Neil Heyde

November 24, 2013

Franz Schubert –A Major Rondo for Violin & Strings D438-Some UNMUSICAL Considerations

November 23, 2013

First Principles I have a strange relationship with teaching. I am fascinated with the complexities and challenges of violin playing, the mysterious balance between technical and musical questions: and yet, I don’t teach the violin. However, I am often asked for my input, sometimes for my help. Very often, I find that I learn as […]

“Naked” instruments: Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello (1922)

November 23, 2013

“Naked” instruments: Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello (1922) Neil Heyde and Peter Sheppard Skærved LINK TO CONCERT RECORDING Neil Heyde and Peter Sheppard Skærved discuss Ravel’s Sonata for Violin and Cello (1922) in historical context

Franz Schubert-A Major Rondo D438 & D major Konzertstück D345

November 22, 2013

Franz Schubert-A Major Rondo D438 Franz Schubert: Konzertstück (for Violin and Orchestra) in D major, D345 – Adagio – Allegro For Violin with String Orchestra (1816) Adagio – Allegro Giusto Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin/Director (WE Hill & Sons 1903) Parnassus Ensemble of London (1993 performance)  

Beethoven-Elegischer Gesang Op 118 LIVE

November 18, 2013

Beethoven-Elegischer Gesang Op 118 LIVE  Wilton’s Music Hall Tuesday 12th September 2013 Kreutzer Quartet Peter Sheppard Sk?rved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde With Guest Artists-New London Chamber Choir Amanda Pitt (S), Rachel Hewitt (A), William Cramer (T),Graham Roberts (B) (Engineer-Jonathan Haskell-Astounding Sounds) Ludwig van Beethoven – ‘Elegischer Gesang’ Op 118 (1814)   Sanft wie du […]


November 18, 2013

A Richer Dust -Responding to 1914-1918 at the National Portrait Gallery

November 18, 2013

Two Concerts for 1914 -1918 National Portrait Gallery, London ‘Les femmes ont des voiles noirs Et les jeunes filles sont graves. On parle à voix basse. Le soir Tombe… Silence… Un peu d’espoir Brille en l’ombre ainsi qu’une épave.’ (Cécile Périn)  Peter Sheppard Skærved-Violin with the Kreutzer Quartet and Roderick Chadwick-Piano Violinist Peter Sheppard Skærved co-curated […]

Michael Finnissy-’Civilisation’

November 14, 2013

Michael Finnissy-’Civilisation’  Live at Wilton’s Music Hall. 12 11 13 Kreutzer Quartet-Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde Engineer-Jonathan Haskell  (Astounding Sounds) There’s nothing more exciting than a new piece, and no experience quite like playing a new work by Michael Finnissy. He has been, and continues to be, so important to me, […]

People – Autumn 2013.

November 10, 2013