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Michael Hersch-14 Pieces (after Primo Levi)

September 15, 2013

(Astounding Sounds) Violin – Niccolo Amati 1629

Michael Alec Rose – ‘Pre-Amble’ World Premiere

September 15, 2013

A lovely addition to the project. I have been contacted by a musician/writer in Iran,  Mehdi Aghamohammadi, who has sent me this-a poem made from our first day’s work. How lovely. On Dartmoor with Michael Alec Rose to ‘find’ his new piece, which we are sure is out on the Moor somewhere. Hayne Down, Bowerman’s […]

Reconstructing Bull in America (or Hubris)

August 24, 2013

 Re-imagining the ‘American Fantasy’ Here’s the Fantasy, in Rehearsal at Lysøen 30-5 14 Ole Bull/Peter Sheppard Sk?rved-American Fantasy on ‘The Hazel Dell’ ‘Home Sweet Home’ ‘Jordan is a Hard Road to Travel’ ‘Pop Goes the Weasel’, &  including  Ole Bull-Arkansas-the way it wouldn’t do, -the way it would do,   Ole Bull ‘A Cappriccio ma moderato’( London […]

Bach-Chaconne 17th July 2013

July 17, 2013

Bach-Chaconne 17th July 2013 (Session Outtake) Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Stradivari 1698 (Joachim) Engineer-Jonathan Haskell (Astounding Sounds)   This is something very important to me, the very last thing which I played on the 1698 Joachim Strad, before it went off to Switzerland. This has always been something important to me, like working with different composers. I […]

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, […]