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Composers at Bath Spa University

April 28, 2010

Composers at Bath Spa University  On Thursday Apail 22nd, the Kreutzers spent an inspiring day working with composers at Bath Spa University.  Led by James Saunders, a very distinguished composer himself, we worked with:  Frances Key, James Douglas, Eugene Mbanacele, Joseph Buckler, Lawrence Reed, Katrina Wyndow, Adam Myatt, Rebecca Field, Jube Walker, Geoff Bacon, Adam  Coombs […]

Mozart at Wiltons-listen

April 19, 2010

  Mozart – Horn Quintet K 407 K407 Andante Michael Thompson-Horn PSS-Violin, Diana Mathews & Morgan Goff-Violas, Rachel Meerloo-Double Bass Michael Thompson is without doubt, a miraculous musician, and it is an extraordinary honour to sit and play with him. Here he is in action at Wiltons Music Hall.   Here is the central movement […]

John Ogdon-Three Pieces

April 4, 2010

John Ogdon-Three Pieces Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin, Skye Atman-Piano Recorded December 1990 Blackheath Concert Halls (live) Follow this for more Ogdon: http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/listen/blast-from-the-past/  

César Cui – ‘Kaleidoscope’

March 27, 2010

César Cui (1835-1918) Kaleidoscope 24 Pieces for Violin and Piano Op 50 Aaron Shorr-Piano PSS-Violin (Stradivari ‘Maurin’ 1714 from the collection of the Royal Academy of Music) 1. Moment Intime 2. Dans la brume 3. Musette 4.Simple chanson 5. Berceuse (“Dors, petit gas”) 6. Noturrino7. Intermezzo 8. Cantabile 9. Orientale 10. Questions et réponses 11. […]

Richard Beaudoin

March 20, 2010

  We have just spent a fascinating and moving week working with the young American composer, Richard Beaudoin. Richard has written a whole series of Quartets which are rooted in one performance of a Chopin Prelude. But it is not necessary to know this to enjoy the beauty of his writing.  Here is the third of […]

Schumann Op 41 No 3 LIVE at Wilton’s

March 20, 2010

Robert Schumann  A Major String Quartet Op 41 No 3 (Summer 1842) Kreutzer Quartet (PSS, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde) Monday March 18th Wilton’s Music Hall Recording courtesy of: Colin Still (Optic Nerve ) www.opticnerve.co.uk Op 41 3 Finale Joseph Joachim To Clara Schumann , [HANOVER, middle of December 1858]- Sometimes, on very rare […]

Rafet Rudi- Fantasia in Si

March 2, 2010

Rafet RUDI Fantasia in Si PSS-Violin (WE Hill 1900) Aaron Shorr-Piano Performance at Festival RE MUSICA 2006 Pristina (Kosova) 04 R.RUDI Fantasia in Si PETER SHEPPARD Recording courtesy of Festival RE MUSICA 2006

Roger Steptoe-Quartet 3

February 27, 2010

Roger Steptoe-Quartet 3 Kreutzer Quartet Jack Lyons Hall, York 2008 extract: steptoe 3

Kurtag-Schleedoyer 1

February 26, 2010

Gyorgy Kurtag-Schleedoyer Fragment 1 Live performance. York 8th May 2008 Schleedoyer 1 Kreutzer Quartet PSS, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde

John Ogdon-Solo Sonata

February 24, 2010

John Ogden – Sonata (1969): Peter Sheppard Skaerved-violin December 9th 1990 Blackheath Concert Halls Engineer: John Taylor   The Music of John Ogdon To my surprise and delight, a concert recording which I made in the December of 1990 has appeared, available as part of a 2CD set of Ogden’s music. This is being sold […]