A concert for Cable Street-remembering 1936

October 2, 2011

Rehearsing Michael Rose’s ‘Hopeful Monsters’. Backstage at Wiltons-Maggie Dziekonski, Mihailo Trandsfilovski, Morgan Goff, the composer, Jess Hayes, Rachel Meerloo Composer/violinist-Mihailo Trandafilovski, Violist-Morgan Goff, Oboist-Chris Redgate, Pianist-Aaron Shorr, Composer-Michael Alec Rose. Pre-concert at Wiltons Music Hall 1-10-11   Composer Paul Pellay responds to the programme…. As usual, it was a stimulating mix which has left me […]

Paganini-Divertimenti Carnavaleschi

September 27, 2011

Paganini-Divertimenti Carnavaleschi Live performance, London 2006 Directed by Peter Sheppard Skaerved

Paganini in RAM Apollo

September 26, 2011

Caprices – First Edition Typical lithograph Pistrucci bust Dantan charge dantan plaster Maclise Lablache one string trick admiring musicians landseer

Sadie Harrison – Ballare un passacaglia di ombre (August 2011)

September 22, 2011

Sadie Harrison – Ballare un passacaglia di ombre (August 2011)  World premiere-Ingram Hall, Nashville Tennesse 19-9-11 Peter Sheppard Skaerved=-Violin 

Materials 23 9 2011

September 22, 2011

Materials used in SOUNDBOX talk at RAM on thist date-I will leave this up, as it seems to be of interest! Schwartz- Soliloquy- Tapestry Gorton Caprices live Films and such Sadie Harrison Process earlier biber Osterfield Process Live in London trandafilovski Star Factory his hand Cekori

Elliott Schwartz ‘Jefferson – Soliloquy and Remembrance’ (August 2011 Premiere & November 2011 Film))

September 21, 2011

Elliott Schwartz-Jefferson Cadenza-Soliloquy and Remembrance Violin-Peter Sheppard Skaerved Filmed by Colin Still (Optic Nerve) in Peter Sheppard Skaerved’s ‘Only Connnect’ exhibit at the National Portrait Gallery  November 2011   From Elliot Schwartz: The piece is a two-movement work for solo violin, called “Jefferson Cadenza: Soliloquy and Remembrance,” and it was completed this summer. It’s intended […]

Antonino Airenti-Bow for Biber!

September 21, 2011

In 2011  I was delighted to begin work on two new bows made for me by Genoese archetier, Antonino Airenti. They are a revelation.   Latest recording on the Biber.model bow!     Telemann- 24 Fantasies Today (21st November 2013), I completed a project which has been on my mind for many years-to bring together recordings […]

Michael Alec Rose – Air 2009-2001

September 21, 2011

Michael Alec Rose – Air 2009-2001 Michael wrote this wonderful piece for me last year. Here is its premiere. Martha Ingram Hall, Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University 19th September 2011 Michael Alec Rose – Air 2009-2001 Live Recording Peter Sheppard Skaerved (Stradivari 1698, Bow by Stephen Bristow 2010)

Paganini in Nashville

September 21, 2011

Paganini in Nashville  Ingram Hall, Vanderbilt University 19-9-11  I don’t usually post reviews, but this provides a sensitive overview of the project. ‘Violin Soliloquy ‘-by John Pitcher ARTSNOW NASHVILLE September 20 2011 You knew violinist Peter Sheppard Skaerved was up to something the moment you walked into the Blair School of Music’s Ingram Hall. Instead of […]

Dances from Møn

September 19, 2011

Dances from Møn Work on the ‘358 Danske Folkdansemelodier’ continues, here in Nashville . Here are  dances from Møn. 198. Dronningedans (Moen) 199. Prinsesens Polka (Moen) 200. Skraedderns Hopsa (Moen) 201. Bumpe-Skotsk (Moen) 202 Sekstur (Moen) 203. Firspring.(Moen) Go to THE FOG IS LIFTING for the whole project