In the studio-loose Tartini

May 7, 2010

A fascinating few days of recording.  This was the first time that we have worked in the wonderful atmosphere of St Mary’s Aldbury. This was absolutely the right place to record the range of solo works which were on the desk for the week-Biber, Vitali, Tartini, Laurie Bamon, Lars Bagger and Yigit Kolat. What a […]

Shibboleth

May 5, 2010

Extract from ‘Shibboleth’, by Jim Aitchison Priory Church of St Bartholomew the Great  West Smithfield    Giuseppe Tartini -  30 Tasso Sonatas   Peter Sheppard Skærved – Violin    Summer Series  Wednesday May 19th  7.30 pm   Tartini Sonatas 1-5  + Ignaz Franz Biber, Jim Aitchison & Judith Bingham  Admission: £12. (£6 concessions)    The public art event of 2008 was […]

Aaron Shorr plays Crumb

May 4, 2010

Aaron Shorr-Piano Extract from concert-Nashville 2004   George Crumb -  A Little Suite for Christmas, A.D. 1979   Berceuse for the Infant Jesus The Shepherds’ Noël Adoration of the Magi Nativity Dance

Reporting Back _ Materials

May 3, 2010

This is an overview of materials used in the SOUNDBOX on May 4th Turkey/Mexico http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/peter-sheppard-skaerved-nefes/ London/US http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/projects/nashville-london-exchange/ Denmark http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/gallery/moments-in-the-workshop/opening-the-composers-workshop/carl-nielsen-conservatory-odense/ Kosova http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/liburn-jupolli-eta-carinae/ Poland http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/marcin-banasik-strength/ Kosova http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/dafina-zaqiri-dream/ Turkey http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/oner-ozmen-diary/ UK http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/fabrice-fitch/ China http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/shen-yi-tajik-dance/ Germany http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/karlheinz-stockhausen-the-right-durations/ Cyprus http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/cyprus-workshop/ http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/projects/etudes-develop/ London http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/projects/south-london-gallery/ Moments http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/gallery/moments-in-the-workshop/ Widmann http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/jorg-widmann/ Scratch http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/projects/collaborate/paganini-and-scratch-tones/ Coates http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/new-release-gloria-coates-quartet-9-plus/ Bath http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/composers-at-bath-spa-university/ Durham http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/composers/mariam-rezaei/

orchestra@modern Ankara

May 2, 2010

Nam June Paik – Solo for Violin

May 1, 2010

A visit to Dia Beacon (August 2012) has reignited by enthusiasm for this piece, and the horror of performing it.  At the performance below in Mexico city, the audience was so horrified, that they remained in stunned silence (the concrete floor of the Galeria Rufino Tamayo had shattered the violin to the four corners) until […]

Composers at Bath Spa University

April 28, 2010

Composers at Bath Spa University  On Thursday Apail 22nd, the Kreutzers spent an inspiring day working with composers at Bath Spa University.  Led by James Saunders, a very distinguished composer himself, we worked with:  Frances Key, James Douglas, Eugene Mbanacele, Joseph Buckler, Lawrence Reed, Katrina Wyndow, Adam Myatt, Rebecca Field, Jube Walker, Geoff Bacon, Adam  Coombs […]

Silence

April 26, 2010

Connecticut ’08

April 26, 2010

Veils – for Joanna Jones

April 23, 2010