Poul Ruders extends the violin!

May 17, 2010

Poul Ruders Summers Prelude and Winters Fugue (British Premiere) (plus works by Tartini and Judith Bingham) St Bartholomew the Great, West Smithfield 27th October 730pm (Tickets £12 -Concessions £6) Over the past few years, I have enjoyed working with the Danish composer Poul Ruders enormously. This work has largely been private-discussing matters of writing contrapuntal […]

TARTINI-Concert 1!

May 15, 2010

Tartini at St Bartholomew – the – Great, Smithfield. Concert 1. Wednesday May 19th at 730 pm The Cloister Café will be open for drinks and refreshments from 630pm and in the interval.  Peter Sheppard Skærved-Violins (by Antonio Stradivari 1698, and Lorraine Bitaud 2010) LISTEN: Tartini    Giuseppe Tartini-‘Piccole Sonate’ 1-5 Works by Biber, Aitchison, Judith […]

In the studio-loose Tartini

May 7, 2010

A fascinating few days of recording.  This was the first time that we have worked in the wonderful atmosphere of St Mary’s Aldbury. This was absolutely the right place to record the range of solo works which were on the desk for the week-Biber, Vitali, Tartini, Laurie Bamon, Lars Bagger and Yigit Kolat. What a […]

Celebrating David Matthews

February 22, 2010

This week, we will be celebrating the chamber music of the David Matthews. This coincides with the release of the first volume of the complete quartets, which the Kreutzer Quartet is recording for the Toccata Label. There will be two events: Friday 26th February 6 pm-CD Launch Event David Josefowitz Hall, Royal Academy of Music […]

British Museum Project

February 21, 2010

Playing Dmitri Smirnov’s ‘Amore Sola’ in the Enlightenment gallery-the composer keeping a very close eye! Photo: Richard Bram                      A History of the World in 100 objects:        Four Late Evenings….        Peter Sheppard Skærved        New sounds have always flooded across musical borders by means of trade and travel. The […]

Brno 2003

February 7, 2010


February 7, 2010

Clarke and Widmann

February 6, 2010

Teaching in Taegu.

February 6, 2010

i solisti di zagreb

February 6, 2010