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Biber – Sonata 4 in D minor, ‘The Presentation’

March 31, 2019

Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber – Sonata 4 in D minor, ‘The Presentation’ Scordatura dada Peter Sheppard Skaerved – Violin (Anon. Brescia ca. 1570) Workshop recording 31 3 19 Wapping

Edward Cowie-6th Quartet (First Recording)

March 27, 2019

Edward Cowie-6th Quartet ‘The Four Winds’ in memoriam Christopher Rowland(First Recording) Kreutzer Quartet Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Clifton Harrison, Neil Heyde Engineer-Jonathan Haskell Outtakes from recording day. 26th March 2019. St Michaels Highgate, London West Wind-Autumn North Wind-Winter East Wind-Spring South Wind-Summer The Kreutzer Quartet treasure their collaboration with composer Edward Cowie. We have […]

David Matthews – ‘Midwinter Song’ World Premiere

March 20, 2019

David Matthews – Fantasia ‘Midwinter Song’ (Dedicated to to R.M.Lamming) World Premiere Peter Sheppard Skærved – Violin (Girolamo Amati1628) Saturday, March 16, 2019 Sankt Johannes Kyrka, Malmö

Lilli Boulanger – ‘d’un Matin de Printemps’

March 14, 2019

https://youtu.be/O2P7AjRARag

Elizabeth Maconchy – Five Sketches for Viola (1984)

March 13, 2019

Five Sketches for Viola (1984) (Live) Peter Sheppard Skaerved – Viola JDP Recital Hall, Oxford, September 2019 ‘I have always had a particular affection for the viola with its dark tone-colour and its unlimited expressive range. I have tried in these pieces to explore that range and to make them well varied in rhythm and […]

Priaulx Rainier – Reminiscence (Live)

March 13, 2019

Priaulx Rainier – Reminiscence (Live) Peter Sheppard Skaerved – Viola Roderick Chadwick – Piano September 2018 Jacqueline Du Pre Recital Hall Oxford

Lachenmann – ‘Toccatina’ at Lund Contemporary 2019

February 14, 2019

Lachenmann – ‘Toccatina’ Peter Sheppard Skaerved- Violin (Hill 1900) 10th February Kapellsalen, Paleastra & Odeon Lund Contemporary 2019

Two days in in Lund

February 9, 2019

Listen up! This weekend, the repertoire for solo violin became six pieces better. I was delighted to bring to the public ear and eye, the fascinating new works which I have been privileged to study over the past few months of workshops with my wonderful young colleagues from Musikhögskolan i Malmö. Here are the pieces, at […]

Recording Edward Cowie ‘Particle Partita’ & GAD (January 13th 2019)

January 18, 2019

Recording Edward Cowie ‘Particle Partita’ & GAD (January 15th 2019) We spent a wonderful day recording Edward Cowie’s extraordinary violin duo ‘Particle Partita’ and ‘GAD’ for solo violin. Here are outtakes! Edward Cowie – Particle Partita Peter Sheppard Skaerved  & Mihailo Trandafilovski (Violins) Edward Cowie – GAD Peter Sheppard Skaerved (Violin) Engineer-Jonathan Haskell St Michaels […]

First listen. Peter Dickinson works for violin and piano

January 17, 2019

Peter Dickinson ‘Tranquillo’ in memoriam Ralph Holmes (dedicated to Peter Sheppard Skaerved), Sonata, & Lullaby(from the Unicorns) Peter Sheppard Skaerved -Violin. Roderick Chadwick – Piano Musical Supervision- Peter Dickinson Engineer-Jonathan Haskell Recorded 16 1 19 St Michaels Highgate ‘Tranquillo’ (2018) ‘Sonata’ (1963) Lullaby from the Unicorns