The Cambridge Caprices (in preparation)

March 3, 2013

The Cambridge Caprices On the 1st March 2013, I began a new project with a group of composers and musicians gathered at the Music Faculty of Cambridge University.  This is linked to my collaboration with Jeremy Thurlow on his ‘Ouija’ for solo violin.                     On the […]

On the tube-26th February 2013

February 26, 2013

Reicha Op 48 …and a sneak into a rehearsal of Op 49

February 7, 2013

  The Kreutzer Quartet have been associated with the music of Reicha, presenting his revelatory quartets, in modern and historical contexts, at their concert series at Wilton’s Music Hall London. Peter Sheppard Skaerved has also recorded Reicha’s cyclic chamber music extensively-the monumental 12 Duos for Violin and Cello, and his last major chamber work, the Duo Concertant (http://www.peter-sheppard-skaerved.com/2011/06/anton-reicha-duo-concertant/). This […]


January 13, 2013

Tate St Ives David Gorton, Priaulx Rainier more, Jim Aitchison, Richard Deacon, Neil, Bach, Jim/David,Morgan, Hepworth, Rose Tate Shibboleth, Tamayo Styles, Paik, Hersch South London Gallery Trandafilovski, Pellay , Library of Congress Paganini Astronomy Gallery Pellay, Rose National Portrait Gallery Only Connect,   Shadows of light, National Portrait Gallery

Baker Street to Wapping 10 12 12

December 11, 2012

…the way home after rehearsing Telemann with Mihailo Trandafilovski- Ruisdael on my mind all the way to Wapping

Sunday Night 9-12-12 Telemann-Fantasies, Henze-Serenade (for Thursday at Peabody)

December 10, 2012

Anton Reicha-Duo Op 12 No 2 G Major

November 25, 2012

Anton Reicha- 12 Duos pour violon & Violoncello, precedes d’un petit Traite… Op. 84, Bk. 1 & 2. (Paris : Gambaro, [n.d.])Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin, Beate Altenburg-Cello Duo No 2. G Major Adagio-Presto There is little doubt that part of the fault with Reicha’s absence from the concert stage lies with the composer himself. He notd […]

Storm Front 23 11 12

November 23, 2012

Archive of Welcome Page weekending 18-11-2012

November 18, 2012

And more from the studio. We are just about to release a collection of Michael Rose’s music on Toccata Classics. Here is the wonderful Carly Lake, playing his ‘All’Arme’ Michael Alec Rose-All’arme Carly Lake – Horn (Engineer-Jonathan Haskell, Producer-Peter Sheppard Skaerved Michael Finnissy-a conversation with Grieg Michael Finnissy’s work with Grieg’s unfinished Piano Quintet is […]

Slow Dawn in Wapping 15 11 2012

November 15, 2012