»Composers«

Paul Pellay-Fjord – Flamm Remembered – Flecks (Live)

July 23, 2011

Paul Pellay-Fjord – Flamm Remembered – Flecks (Live) Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Morgan Goff-Neil Heyde (Live) South London Gallery, London 2010 Camera-Colin Still (Optic Nerve) Sound- Jonathan Haskell (Astounding Sounds)

Trandafilovski-Star Factory

July 22, 2011

Trandafilovski-Star Factory Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde) 22-4-2010 Michael Tippett Centre, Bath. This extraordinary piece was written for the project ‘South London Walks’  which Mihailo curated at the South London Gallery in 2010. He has been very open about the benefits of composing from ‘within the ensemble’-as a composer […]

Yigit Kolat-The Rite (Ayin) 2003

July 19, 2011

Yigit Kolat-The Rite (Ayin) 2003 Live Performance-Ankara 2003 Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin Aaron Shorr-Piano This performance was an unsuspected on. I had just completed a week of workshops in Ankara, working with Sidika Ozdil, Aaron Shorr, and Nigel Clarke. It had been very intense, with a new ensemble, and with a clutch of enthusiastic composers offering […]

Sibelius-Evening in the Spring

July 19, 2011

Sibelius- Evening in the Spring Op 117 (1929) Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Solo Violin/director I Solisti di Zagreb Lisinski Great Hall. 11th May 2002 I was introduced to Sibelius’s miniatures for violin and orchestra when I was a teenager, by my teacher and friend, Ralph Holmes. He recorded a pioneering disc of these works with the RIAS […]

David Matthews-Adagio (Live performance in Zagreb 2002)

July 19, 2011

David Matthews-Adagio (Live performance in Zagreb 2002) Zagreb Soloists (Guest Director – Peter Sheppard Skaerved) Lisinski Great Hall, Zagreb (11th May 2002) This Adagio was written as memorial to the writer Peter Fuller. It later would form the basis of the slow movement of David’s 6th Quartet, which we have played many times. I have […]

Judith Bingham-The Lost Works of Paganini

July 19, 2011

Judith Bingham-The Lost Works of Paganini Ghiribizzo- 

Poul Ruders-Summer’s Prelude and Winter’s Fugue

July 19, 2011

Poul Ruders-Summer’s Prelude and Winter’s Fugue (Live) British Premiere Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Stradivari 1698 ‘Joachim’) St Bartholomew the Great October 2010 Recording Courtesy of Colin Still (Optic Nerve) The composer writes (26-3-2012): ‘Each time you play the fugue, you´re getting deeper and deeper into what the piece is about(even the composer is surprised at what´s going on!). […]

Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga-Quartet No 1

July 19, 2011

Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga-Quartet No 1 in D minor LIVE Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde) Durham Musicon Concert 2009

Laurie Bamon-The Wind

July 18, 2011

Laurie Bamon-The Wind (2010) Live Performance-London Premiere St Bartholomew the Great-Smithfield, London 2-6-2010 Solo Viola-Morgan Goff (Viola-Daniel Parker 1708) Violins-Preetha Narayanan, Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Alice Barron Recording by Colin Still (Optic Nerve) Link to MORE LAURIE BAMON!

Luca Mosca- Quartet

July 18, 2011

Luca Mosca- Quartet Live (World Premiere) (Biennale di Venezia) 2008 Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde)