VIOLINIST | VIOLIST | MUSICOLOGIST
RÉSUMÉ

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

 

 

SECTION LINKS

CHAMBER MUSIC

Shrewsbury Abbey August 2017
SOLO BACH CYCLE | Shrewsbury Abbey September 2017
THE EMF AUTUMN FESTIVAL October 2017
Jesus College, Cambridge November 2017
WORCESTER CONCERT CLUB February 2018
THE ATELIER CONCERTS | The American Church, Paris January 2019
     
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 2017
     
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