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Facing Enlightenment-Blog for British Museum Website

January 15, 2014

Facing Enlightenment II – Peter Sheppard Skaerved LINK TO BLOG 1 On December 13th, I returned to the British Museum for the next stage of my adventure with the wonderful ‘Enlightenment Gallery’project page . A joy of this unique room, is that it is not only an exhibit concerning the histories of ideas, but a […]

Ole Bull-Sæterjentens Søndag (Arr.Johann Svendsen)

October 15, 2013

Ole Bull-Sæterjentens Søndag (Arr.Johann Svendsen) Live in Dover. Maison Dieu (Town Hall) 11 October 2o13 Longbow (Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Aisha Orazbayeva, Tanya Sweiry, Mihailo Trandafilovski, Shulah Olive, Alice Barron, Annabelle Berthome Reynolds, Preetha Narayanan, Morgan Goff, Diana Mathews, Val Wellbanks, Evie Heyde, Rachel Meerloo)(Recorded and engineered by Colin Still-Optic Nerve Productions) TRANSIT:Pulp & Rags LINK […]

TRANSIT: Pulp & Rags (Dover Arts Development ‘War & Peace’ Grand Finale’)

October 12, 2013

TRANSIT: Pulp & Rags (Dover Arts Development ‘War & Peace’ Grand Finale’)  11th October 2013. Dover Town Hall (Maison Dieu)   Ole Bull-Sæterjentens Søndag (Arr.Johann Svendsen)(Recorded and engineered by Colin Still-Optic Nerve Productions) Malene Skaerved-’Dogger Fisher German Bight Humber Thames Dover Wight’ (read by PSS & Nigel Clarke-’Dogger Fisher German Bight Humber Thames Dover Wight’ Longbow (Peter […]

Autumn Arrives, September-October 2013

September 21, 2013

                  First walk in the Vidden (Bergen) 27th September 2013                

Malene Skaerved & Peter Sheppard Skaerved-a conversation 2005

May 12, 2013

Malene Skaerved & Peter Sheppard Skaerved-a conversation In 2005, we attended a debate organised by Blueprint Magazine at Christchurch, Spitalfields. Our reaction turned into to a written conversation, and it was suggested that we might turn it into an article for the magazine. However, when we realised how much was going to be removed to […]

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 […]

THE PAGANINI PROJECT at the Library of Congress

November 7, 2012

THE PAGANINI PROJECT …aims to bring together instruments, objects, and paper holdings at the Library of Congress exploring Paganini’s work and touring. This page includes documentary material from my research there, and links to other Paganini aspects in my work. Here is the film which I made at the Library of Congress in June 2012 […]

Homepage September 2012

October 15, 2012

Just in…Outtakes from Beethoven, Sonatas Op 12, with Aaron Shorr.  Beethoven-3 Sonatas Op 12 Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin (Stradivari 1734 ‘Habeneck’) & Aaron Shorr (Piano)  Raw outtakes, recorded in St John’s Smith Square, London E flat major, Op. 12, No. 3 Allegro con spiritoAdagio con molt’espressioneRondo: Allegro molto To hear more, got to Op12  New recordings soon […]

For Ole Bull-Johan Ludvig Heiberg

September 24, 2012

 

Responding to Sven Havsteen-Mikkelsen

September 3, 2012

Responding to Sven Havsteen-Mikkelsen (in preparation) Like any regular visitor to Denmark, I had been aware of this artist’s work without actively seeking  it out. Now I have been asked to respond to his work, curating pieces from the last 150 years which find a dialogue with some aspects of what he achieved.  What I […]