Monthly Archives: April 2012
On Your Marks! Saturday 16 June 2012 11.30am – 12.15pm St John’s Waterloo, London, SE1 8TY A Musical Marathon Kevin Hathway presenter & conductor Ravel Bolero Strauss Thunder and Lightning Polka Shostakovich Festive Overture Botsford Black and White Rag Carl … Continue reading
After 6 months of deliberation, trying out various pieces and rejecting a few recital programmes, I have come up with what I hope is my final LTCL Recital Diploma programme. There are three exams beyond Grade 8 – Associate, Licentiate … Continue reading
The Frances Wilson Piano Studio annual concert takes places on Sunday 20th of May.
Continuing with yesterday’s theme of female composers, today is the 29th anniversary of the death of Elizabeth Lutyens, a British composer born in 1906. Daughter of Edwardian architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, Elizabeth Lutyens is remembered as a pioneer amongst woman … Continue reading
Inspired by Classical Mel‘s writings on female composers, I would like to wish a very happy birthday to Mary Ellen Childs, an American composer born today in 1957 and Hilda Dianda, an Argentinian composer born in 1925. Mary Ellen Childs (born … Continue reading
During the school holidays I encourage students to practice daily where possible. The format of practice can be varied so that even if you are away from home, you can be doing something musical every day. Here are some examples … Continue reading