Notes on the Subway, June 2012

June 23, 2012

Notes on the Subway, June 2012      

Paganini at the Library of Congress, 20th June 2012 Photos: Richard Bram

June 21, 2012

Paganini in Washington. A long term collaboration with the collections of the Library of Congress-Washington     A word of explanation. I am deepening my interaction with the collections of the Library of Congress, Washington. This will have a particular focus on the Paganini holdings-both instruments and documents, in the collection. As this builds, I […]

Walk in the hills 1992

May 27, 2012


Late summer 2008

May 6, 2012


Summer 2006

May 6, 2012



May 6, 2012

For years, I have been inspired by the work of Icelandic artist, arngunnur ýr. Here is a piece that has been particularly important to me, over the practice desk. Link I was given a another reason to look carefully at it today (6th May 2012) by the lovely piano trio, ‘ata whuena’, by the composer Rosalind […]

Spring 2005

May 1, 2012


Notebook for May 2012

May 1, 2012

Notes from Winter 2006

April 29, 2012


David Matthews-1st and 2nd Quartets

April 11, 2012

David Matthews-2nd Quartet Op 16(1974-1980) Sonata Scherzo Elegy R.S. in memoriam   (outtakes of recording session 29 1 14) Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Morgan Goff, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Neil Heyde) Engineer-Jonathan Haskell David Matthews’s 2nd Quartet was written between 1974 and 1976. The composer revised it extensively, prior to the premiere, in 1980. This quartet […]