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Collaborate! The 20th Century solo work SOUNDBOX

December 17, 2011

Collaborate! The 20th Century solo work SOUNDBOX Royal Academy of Music Museum 21st November 2006 Peter Sheppard Skaerved with George Zacharias Towards the Bartok SonataSyrinx liberatesAn innovation or not?Style-grandeur-Menges-HindemithNotational solutionsTelmanyiMessiaenBlacher-Menuhin  

David Gorton in conversation-SOUNDBOX

December 16, 2011

David Gorton in conversation with Peter Sheppard Skaerved [IN PREPARATION] Soundbox 16 01 07 Royal Academy of Music Museum David Gorton talks about the genesis of his work, Trajectories, inspired by the space of Tate St Ives. Beginning with VitruviusDipositio & harmonicsSounds moving in spaceIssues of tuning & listeningPutting things into perspective LINK to yet more David […]

Exploring the Broadwood 1808 with Elena Vorotko

December 16, 2011

Exploring the Broadwood 1808 with Elena Vorotko (Extracts) SOUNDBOX-Royal Academy of Music Museum 23-01-07 Peter Sheppard Skaerved-Violin With Elena Vorotko-Fortepiano (Broadwood 1808) On register and colour On Mechanism-very useful audience contributions! Can you hear the piano? Harmony or melody? A Shaft of moonlight!     Beethoven-Sonata Op 24 F Major (Spring) Adagio    

Paganini’s Bows! Soundbox

December 13, 2011

Bows! Soundbox September 2006 Royal Academy of Music Museum Peter Sheppard Skaerved discusses Paganinis rise through the Salons of Rome, and his bow choices. Introduction-what bow did Paganini use? Leigh Hunt’s catalogue of Paganini’s bowing techniquesTourte and the lineage from ViottiPaganini sits for IngresSalons and Ferrules…Salon to stageA better choice than the ‘modern Tourte’?Suppleness and […]

On breathing, on pianissimo-Janne Thomsen SOUNDBOX

December 3, 2011

2005 Danish Flute virtuoso Janne Thomsen talks about colour, influences and dynamic range. Extract from SOUNDBOX interview with Peter Sheppard Skaerved. (Audio rip from basic video recording) Royal Academy of Music Museum

SOUNDBOX – Mozart’s late chamber music

November 25, 2011

SOUNDBOX – Mozart’s late string quartets 23 09 08 Royal Academy of Music Museum Peter Sheppard Skaerved. 1. Introduction-patronage 2. New Hierarchies 3. The Divine Bohemian 4.Viola Viola? 5. Ending Listen-Mozart K251 Andante (Kreutzer Quartet and Guests) live at Wiltons Music Hall

Introducing the Rattray/Woolaston/Siddall Cannone Copy

November 24, 2011

Introducing the Rattray/Woolaston/Siddall Cannone Copy SOUNDBOX Royal Academy Museum Paganini in London 2006 Peter Sheppard Skaerved in conversation with Michael Fendt about Viotti as the dream team finish the one-week copy of Paganini’s ‘Il Cannone’ , ‘in the white’ to general uproar!

Tartini-30 Solo Sonatas SOUNDBOX November 2010

November 24, 2011

Tartini-30 Solo Sonatas SOUNDBOX at the RAM 23 November 2010 TO HEAR OUTTAKES FROM THE COMPLETE CYCLE-studio sessions 2011. Go to: 30 DAYS OF TARTINI Tartini Menuet-Violin-Peter Sheppard Skaerved 1. Beginning at the beginning    2. Practical work with the MS 3. Discretion 4.Burney 5.The First Study 6.Useful things

SOUNDBOX-Mihailo Trandafilovski (First Meeting)

November 23, 2011

SOUNDBOX-Mihailo Trandafilovski (First Meeting) 2005 Peter Sheppard Skaerved, Aaron Shorr and the composer In 2005, I was invited to Skopje to play a concert of new Macedonian music. One of the pieces that I played there was Mihailo Trandafilovski’s ‘Duo No 1′ for Violin and Piano. I was not able to spend time with the […]

SOUNDBOX-Elliott Schwartz in conversation 26 04 05

November 23, 2011

SOUNDBOX-Elliott Schwartz in conversation 26 04 05   LISTEN: Tapestry at the Library of Congress 1. Introduction 2. Memorial in Two Parts discussed 3. Crumb, Rochberg, shared languages 4.  Crumb’s Berceuse, and the conversation continues  5. The composer has to cater to the eccentricity of the performer! 6.Real-time commentary 7. Without Ives? 8. Discontinuity-present all […]