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David Matthews-Beethoven Arrangements

July 17, 2013

Wilton’s Music Hall Monday 8th July 2013 730pm Beethoven Begins- Concert 3 ‘Bagatelles & Variations” Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skærved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde) (Engineer Jonathan Haskell- Astounding Sounds)   Beethoven/David Matthews-Bagatelle Op 119 No. 9 Beethoven/David Matthews-Adagio (from Piano Sonata in B flat Major, Op 22) Beethoven/David Matthews-Bagatelle Op 119 No. 11 […]

Giacinto Scelsi & Edward Thomas-Waterloo Festival 2013

July 1, 2013

Giacinto Scelsi & Edward Thomas-Waterloo Festival 2013 Peter Sheppard Skaerved & Mihailo Trandafilovski-Violins ‘Lights out’ -Edward Thomas 1915 ‘Arc-en-ciel’- Giancinto Scelsi   Live at the Waterloo Festival-’War and Communities’ St John’s Church 29th June 2013 NB-Lo-fi Audio Rip from Video  

Mihailo Trandafilovski-’Diptych’ (Violin Concerto No 2)

June 27, 2013

Mihailo Trandafilovski-’Diptych’ (Violin Concerto No 2) Outtakes from recording session at All Saint’s Tooting. (26th June 2013) Dance-AscentSong-Rotation ‘Longbow’ Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin/Director Mihailo Trandafilovski, Aisha Orazbayeva, Preetha Narayanan, Alice Barron, Midori Komachi-Violins Diana Mathews, Shulah Oliver-Violas    Valerie Welbanks, Evie Heyde-Cellos  Rachel Meeloo-Double Bass Engineer-Jonathan Haskell (Astounding Sounds)

Reicha-B flat Major Quartet Op 49 No 3

June 20, 2013

Reicha-B flat Major Quartet Op 49 No 3 Unedited Outtakes of recording day: 20 06 13 Kreutzer Quartet: Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde Engineer: Jonathan Haskell Instruments: PSS-Stradivari 1698 ‘Joachim’, MT-Stradivari 1709 ‘Regent’, MG-Daniel Parker 1714, NH- G B Vuillaume ca.1840 Allegro AssaiAdagioMenuetto (Allegretto-Allegro)Fuga:Allegro Buy Volume 1! LINK to TOCCATA CLASSICS […]

Australian chamber music in the 1960s and 1970s, recorded by the Kreutzer Quartet.(New Project)

June 18, 2013

The Kreutzer Quartet are delighted and excited to be involved in a new  project, put together by our friend and colleague, Michael Hooper, who is Research Fellow at UNSW (The University of New South Wales), to record the music of  Australian composers, Don Banks, Nigel Butterley, Richard Meale, and Felix Werder.  Recording Day 1 -September 17th […]

Beethoven-Op 18 Quartets and more…

June 13, 2013

Beethoven-Op 18 Quartets Live from Wilton’s Music Hall 2013 Kreutzer Quartet-Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde Engineer-Jonathan Haskell (Astounding Sounds)   This just in (18th September 2013)!! Variations Op 121a ‘Ich bin der Schneider Kakadu’  (Piano TrioPeter Sheppard Skaerved, Neil Heyde, with Guest Artist-Aaron Shorr-Piano ‘Beethoven Begins’ Series Kreutzer Quartet-Peter Sheppard Skaerved, […]

Michael Hersch-”Images from a closed ward”

June 12, 2013

Michael Hersch-”Images from a closed ward” (2010)Lo-fi audio rip from Video St John’s Church, Waterloo, London. 29th June 2013 (‘War and Communities’) Kreutzer Quartet (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Morgan Goff, Neil Heyde)     On the 29th June 2013, the Kreutzers broughtMichael Hersch’s wonderful ‘Images from a Closed Ward’ at the Waterloo Festival,along with […]

Telemann-24 FANTASIES!.

June 7, 2013

Telemann- 24 Fantasies Today (21st November 2013), I completed a project which has been on my mind for many years-to bring together recordings of the Telemann Flute Fantasies and Violin Fantasies. There is no music dearer to me than this, and 20 years ago, it was with the (first complete) recording of the 12 Violin […]

Clara Schumannn-on Grieg’s Piano

June 2, 2013

Clara Schumann-’Leidenschaftlich Schnell’ (Op 22) Roderick Chadwick (Steinway 1892-Troldaugen), Peter Sheppard Skaerved (Stradivari 1698 ‘Joachim) NB Lo-Fi Audio Rip from digital camera. Rehearsal, 1st June 2013 (Bergen Festspilen 2013)  In 1860, Joachim was giving concerts in Dresden. Hans Christian Andersen was profoundly moved by the concert he gave with Clara Schumann: Dresden 2nd November 1860-Til […]

Anders Heyerdahl – ‘Nissespel’ Op 11 (First modern Performance)

May 28, 2013

In addition, something to gladden the heart of any Dane, or anyone married to one. Also from Ole Bull’s collection a solo violin piece, very much in his spirit, and with a scordatura (retuning), which he would like. I have become fascinated with the work of Anders Heyerdahl (1832-1918), who I first encountered through a transcription that he […]