Isang Yun-Kontraste

July 13, 2011

Isang Yun-Kontraste (1987) Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Stradivari 1734 ‘Habeneck’) Live performance-London 1999   Isang Yun has been important to be for many years. There are three wonderful works for solo, including this one, a radiant Sonatina for two violins, which can be heard on this site, the trio with flute and oboe, the quartet with […]

Telemann-12 Fantasies

July 13, 2011

Georg Philipp Telemann-12 Fantasies for Solo Violin Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin B Minor Fantasie, live in Baltimore-December 2012 Studio recording 1993 No. 1[Audio clip: view full post to listen]No.2[Audio clip: view full post to listen]No.3[Audio clip: view full post to listen]No.4[Audio clip: view full post to listen]No.5[Audio clip: view full post to listen]No.6[Audio clip: view full […]

Panos Ghikas-Threshold

July 13, 2011

Panos Ghikas-Threshold Viola-Peter Sheppard Skarved, Clarinet-Linda Merrick Live Performance (premiere) London 1999 [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Faure-Piano Quintet

July 13, 2011

[Audio clip: view full post to listen]Faure-Piano Quintet (Live Recording) Piano-Roy Howat Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski-Violins Diana Mathews-Viola. Neil Heyde-Cello Wiltons Music Hall (Recording Courtesy of Colin Still-Optic Nerve)

Beethoven-F Major Fugue (1794)

July 11, 2011

Beethoven-F Major Fugue (1794) (Hess 28-30) Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Philippa Mo, Nancy Sullivan, Susie Winkworth St Johns Smith Square December 2002 [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Sonni Petrovski-Bric-a-Brac

July 8, 2011

Sonni Petrovski-Bric-a-Brac Live Performance Peter Sheppard Skaerved York 2005 [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

John McCabe-Star Preludes

July 8, 2011

John McCabe-Star Preludes[Audio clip: view full post to listen]Studio recording-1999[Audio clip: view full post to listen]Live performance London 1999 Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin Tamami Honma-Piano John McCabe’s ‘Star Preludes’ demands finger-punishing speed and enormous colouristic imagination from both performers. Like so much of his piano music, it was written for himself to play, with Erich Gruenberg. […]

Roger Marsh-Chaconne

July 8, 2011

Roger Marsh-Chaconne Live performance Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin Jack Lyons Concert Hall, York University 2005 [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Paul Osterfield-24 Caprices

July 8, 2011

In the summer of 2011, began  a project with the Tennessee-based composer, Paul Osterfield. Hewrote a series of 24 Caprices for me, and there was a wonderful to and fro of ideas-he finished the set, astonishingly, in a month, and I gave performances of the Caprices in the US and the UK, in the following […]

Beethoven Sonatas Op 23 and 24

July 7, 2011

Beethoven-A minor Sonata Op 23 for Piano with violin (Dedicated to Graf von Fries) Aaron Shorr-Piano, Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Stradivari 1699 ‘Crespi’) Live recording St Johns Smith Square London 2003 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Beethoven-F Major Sonata for […]