VIOLINIST | VIOLIST | MUSICOLOGIST
RÉSUMÉ

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A PDF of this resume is available for download from this page.

 

 

SECTION LINKS

CHAMBER MUSIC

THE EMF AUTUMN FESTIVAL October 2017
MusikValvet Baggen, Stockholm October 2017
Jesus College, Cambridge November 2017
WORCESTER CONCERT CLUB February 2018
SUMMARTONÁR 2018 | The Nordic House, The Faroe Islands July 2018
THE ATELIER CONCERTS | The American Church, Paris January 2019
     
SOLO BACH CYCLE | Shrewsbury Abbey September 2017
Shrewsbury Abbey August 2017
LUNCHKONSERT | The Swedish Church in London March 2017
GLOUCESTER MUSIC SOCIETY | Gloucester Cathedral February 2017
MEMORIAL CONCERT FOR THE HON. LAURA PONSONBY | London September 2016
The Temple Church, London February 2016
MALVERN CONCERT CLUB February 2016
A celebration of the music of Hubert Parry | London January 2016
TWELFTH-NIGHT CONCERT | Riverhouse Arts Centre, Walton-on-Thames January 2016
EMF YORKSHIRE FESTIVAL | Recitals of works for solo violin September 2015
EMF YORKSHIRE FESTIVAL | Recital of works for violin & piano September 2015
Ancien Palais des Evêques de Comminges, France July 2015
Brasenose College, Oxford June 2015
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL May 2015
Launch of EMR CD029 | The Chapter House, Gloucester Cathedral May 2015
All Saints’ Church, Wyke Regis, Weymouth May 2015
BRITANNIA IN BAMBERG: TAGE DER BRITISCHEN MUSIK | Bamberg, Germany March 2015
CLIFTON INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL June 2014
BARBER INSTITUTE OF FINE ARTS | Birmingham May 2014
ST GREGORY’S CENTRE FOR MUSIC | Canterbury February 2014
BRISTOL UNIVERSITY LUNCHTIME RECITALS SERIES January 2014
CONCERTS AT ST PETER’S | Old Woking, Surrey September 2013
EMF AUTUMN FESTIVAL | Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham September 2013
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL May 2013
TRINITY LABAN CONSERVATOIRE | London May 2013

 

 

CONCERTO PERFORMANCES

E.J. MOERAN: VIOLIN CONCERTO
Greifswald & Stralsund | Philharmonisches Orchester Vorpommern | Florian Csizmadia
January 2018
   
P. CARR: VIOLIN CONCERTO (World Première performance)
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL | Bath Philharmonia | Jason Thornton
May 2016
P. SHERWOOD: CONCERTO FOR VIOLIN AND CELLO (World Première performance)
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL | Joseph Spooner (vc) | ESO | John Andrews
May 2016
E.J. MOERAN: VIOLIN CONCERTO (BBC RADIO 3 BROADCAST)
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL | BBC Concert Orchestra | Martin Yates
May 2014
PAUL CARR & DAVID MATTHEWS: NEW WORKS FOR VIOLIN & ORCHESTRA
THE ENGLISH MUSIC FESTIVAL | The Orchestra of St Paul’s | Ben Palmer
May 2013
C.V. STANFORD: VIOLIN CONCERTO NR 2
ST JOHN’S, SMITH SQUARE | The Orchestra of St Paul’s | Ben Palmer
February 2013

 

 

RECORDINGS
ANDREW DOWNES: Works for solo violin and for violin and piano | EM RECORDS March 2017
GRAHAM WHETTAM: Works for solo violin | EM RECORDS June 2018
     
RICHARD III: Works for solo violin by PAUL CARR, PAUL LEWIS, RICHARD PANTCHEFF, FRANCIS POTT and LIONEL SAINSBURY | EM RECORDS September 2016
P. SHERWOOD: Concerto for Violin and Cello
BBC Concert Orchestra | EM RECORDS
June 2016
C. HUBERT H. PARRY: The Complete Works for Violin & Piano | EM RECORDS April 2016
ELGAR, SAMMONS & TOVEY: Works for solo violin | EM RECORDS March 2016
Works for violin and orchestra by PAUL CARR and DAVID MATTHEWS
BBC Concert Orchestra | EM RECORDS
January 2016
SUMSION, DARKE: Sonatas for Violin & Piano; PANTCHEFF: Sonata for Violin & Organ
EM RECORDS: EMR CD029
December 2014
KELLY, SOMERVELL, BAX: Works for Violin & Piano | EM RECORDS: EMR CD030 November 2014
MILFORD, STANFORD: Violin Concertos | EM RECORDS: EMR CD023 January 2014
HOWELLS: The Complete Music for Violin & Piano | EM RECORDS: EMR CD019–20 November 2013
BANTOCK, SCOTT, SACHEVERELL COKE: Violin & Viola Sonatas | EM RECORDS: EMR CD018 July 2013
GURNEY, ELGAR, SAINSBURY: Works for Violin & Piano | EM RECORDS: EMR CD011 September 2012
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS, HOLST, WALFORD DAVIES: Works for Violin & Piano
EM RECORDS: EMR CD006
April 2012
JOHN PICKARD: Chamber works | TOCCATA CLASSICS: TOCC 0150 January 2012
BANTOCK & HOLBROOKE: Viola & Violin Sonatas | EM RECORDS: EMR CD003 October 2011
BLISS, WALFORD DAVIES, YORK BOWEN: Violin Sonatas | EM RECORDS: EMR CD001 March 2011

 

 

BROADCASTS

BBC RADIO 3 | ‘IN TUNE’ May 2015
BBC RADIO 3 | E.J. MOERAN: VIOLIN CONCERTO | BBC Concert Orchestra; Martin Yates May 2014
BBC RADIO 4 | ‘TALES FROM THE STAVE’ May 2014
BBC RADIO 3 | ‘IN TUNE’ February 2013
BBC RADIO 3 | ‘IN TUNE’ May 2010

 

 

FILMS

RICHARD III: Works for solo violin by PAUL CARR, PAUL LEWIS, RICHARD PANTCHEFF, FRANCIS POTT and LIONEL SAINSBURY | Filming for DVD | EM RECORDS May 2018
‘AN UNEXPECTED GENRE’: THE WORKS FOR VIOLIN & PIANO OF HUBERT PARRY
Promotional film
September 2014
FELIX DRAESEKE: VIOLIN CONCERTO | Promotional film November 2013
C.V. STANFORD & ROBIN MILFORD: VIOLIN CONCERTOS | Promotional film May 2013

 

 

CD BOOKLET NOTES

‘DREAM SHADOWS’ | Works for violin & piano by F.S. Kelly, Bax and Somervell EMR CD030
‘KING OF INSTRUMENTS; INSTRUMENT OF KINGS’ EMR CD029
STANFORD AND MILFORD: Violin Concertos EMR CD023
HOWELLS: The Complete Works for Violin & Piano EMR CD019–20
BANTOCK: Sonata no.3 in C major for Violin and Piano; SCOTT: Sonata for Viola and Piano; SACHEVERELL COKE: Sonata no.1 in D minor for Violin and Piano EMR CD018
GURNEY: Sonata in E-flat major for Violin and Piano; SAINSBURY: ‘Soliloquy’; ELGAR: Sonata in E minor for Violin and Piano, op.82 EMR CD011
VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Sonata in A minor for Violin and Piano; HOLST: Five Pieces for Violin and Piano; WALFORD DAVIES: Sonata in E-flat major for Violin and Piano EMR CD006
HOLBROOKE: Sonata in F major for Violin and Piano ('The Grasshopper'); BANTOCK: Sonata in F major for Viola and Piano EMR CD003
BLISS: Sonata for Piano and Violin; WALFORD DAVIES: Sonata no.2 in A major for Violin and Piano; YORK BOWEN: Sonata in E minor for Violin and Piano, op.112 EMR CD001

 

 

PUBLISHED WRITINGS & ARTICLES

‘A VIOLINIST’S PERSPECTIVE’: prefatory material to the score of the Sonata in B minor for Violin & Piano by Herbert Howells | Boosey & Hawkes; ISMN 9790060127663 April 2015
‘STREAMLINED AND SYSTEMATISED: THOMAS MORLEY AND MUSIC IN ENGLAND’
Spirited
Issue 5
pp.31–36
‘ATTENTION TO SMALL DETAILS: ELGAR’S NOTATION AS EXPRESSION’
G. Henle Verlag website | Versions in English and German
April 2013
‘CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD: ARTIST AND CRAFTSMAN’ | Spirited Issue 3 | pp.14–16
‘GURNEY’S VIOLIN SONATA IN E-FLAT: AN HISTORICAL AND ANALYTICAL OVERVIEW’ |Spirited Issue 1 | pp.37–39
‘THE EDITING AND DISCOVERY OF THE SONATA FOR VIOLIN AND PIANO OF ARTHUR BLISS’
The Arthur Bliss Society Newsletter
Vol.8, no.2 | pp.18–29
‘THEATRICAL CLARITY; DRAMATIC INTENT: THE A MAJOR SONATA OF WALFORD DAVIES’
Spirit of England
Issue 8 | Spring 2010
‘“THE YEAR’S LAST, LOVELIEST SMILE”: YORK BOWEN’S VIOLIN SONATA – A PERSONAL VIEW’
Spirit of England
Issue 7 | Winter 2009
‘AN UNSUSPECTED GENRE: THE VIOLIN SONATAS OF C. HUBERT H. PARRY’
British Music Society Newsletter
no.118 | pp.281–286
‘ARTHUR BLISS: “THEME AND CADENZA” FOR VIOLIN’ | The Arthur Bliss Society Newsletter Vol.5, no.2 | pp.31–32

 

 

PUBLISHED EDITIONS

SCOTT: SONATA FOR VIOLA & PIANO (1953)
EM Publishing | EMP SP006
June 2015
ELGAR: ‘SALUT D’AMOUR’ | G. Henle Verlag, Munich | HN 1188; HN 1189; HN 1190 Autumn 2014
BANTOCK: SONATA NR 3 IN C MAJOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO | EM Publishing | EMP SP003 April 2013
GURNEY: SONATA IN E-FLAT MAJOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO
EM Publishing | EMP SP004; EMP SP004-2V
February 2013
WALFORD DAVIES: SONATA NR 2 IN A MAJOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO
EM Publishing | EMP SP002
June 2012
HOLST: FIVE PIECES FOR VIOLIN & PIANO | EM Publishing | EMP SP001 June 2012

 

 

PREPARED EDITIONS

SACHEVERELL COKE: SONATA NR 1 IN D MINOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO May 2012
WALFORD DAVIES: SONATA NR 1 IN E-FLAT MAJOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO April 2012
HOLBROOKE: SONATA IN F MAJOR FOR VIOLIN & PIANO (‘THE GRASSHOPPER’)
Reconstruction of 1917 version
July 2011
BLISS: SONATA FOR PIANO & VIOLIN August 2010

 

 

SEMINARS AND MASTERCLASSES

FROM EYES TO EARS: USING EDITIONS IN PERFORMANCE | Royal Academy of Music October 2016
ECHOES OF A MOUNTAIN SONG | The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester February 2016
THE UNKNOWN IN THE KNOWN | The Elgar Society October 2015
AN UNEXPECTED GENRE | The English Music Festival May 2015
BRITANNIA IN BAMBERG: TAGE DER BRITISCHEN MUSIK | Bamberg, Germany March 2015
PRACTISING FOR PERFORMANCE | Birmingham Conservatoire February 2015
‘IT SEEMED THAT OUT OF BATTLE I ESCAPED’: FREDERICK KELLY’S ‘GALLIPOLI’ SONATA
‘The Music of War’ | The British Library, London
August 2014
PULLING STRINGS: TECHNIQUES FOR COMPELLING PERFORMANCES
St Gregory’s Centre for Music, Canterbury
February 2014
MASTERCLASSES | Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama January 2014
FROM EYES TO EARS: USING EDITIONS IN PERFORMANCE | Birmingham Conservatoire
followed by performance classes
January 2014
RESTORATION AND EXPLORATION: THE VIOLIN SONATA OF ARTHUR BLISS
Eastbourne Recorded Music Society / The Elgar Society
October 2013
PERFORMING EDITIONS: THE PERILS AND PRIVILEGES | Jesus College, Cambridge June 2013
PERFORMING EDITIONS: THE PERILS AND PRIVILEGES | Bristol University May 2013
PRACTICAL APPROACHES TO PERFORMANCE PREPARATION | Bristol University November 2011
DISCOVERING AND EXPLORING THE SONATA FOR PIANO AND VIOLIN OF ARTHUR BLISS
CHOMBEC | Bristol University
February 2011
PERFORMING EDITIONS: THE PERILS AND PRVILEGES | Bristol University January 2011
MASTERCLASSES | Bristol University Music Faculty December 2010
PRACTICAL APPROACHES TO PERFORMANCE PREPARATION | Cambridge University October 2010