»Composers«

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. [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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 […]

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 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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 […]

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 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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 […]

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) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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 […]

Judith Bingham-The Lost Works of Paganini

July 19, 2011

Judith Bingham-The Lost Works of Paganini Ghiribizzo- [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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) [Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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 […]

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 [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen]

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)[Audio clip: view full post to listen] 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) [Audio clip: view full post to listen][Audio clip: view full post to listen]

Goran Nachevski-6 Unformal Conversations (2004)

July 18, 2011

Goran Nachevski-6 Unformal Conversations (2004) LIVE Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin Aaron Shorr-Piano Days of Macedonian Music 2006 Recording Courtesy of SOCOM/MPT [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] [Audio clip: view full post to listen] […]