Vaughan Williams: Complete Works for Violin and Piano
Vaughan WilliamsRomance & Pastorale
Vaughan WilliamsThe Lark Ascending
Vaughan WilliamsViolin Sonata in A minor
Vaughan Williams6 Studies in English Folk Song
Delius arr. Komachi | To be sung of a Summer Night on the Water
In 1917, Delius composed the part-song 'To be sung of a Summer Night on the Water' for unaccompanied chorus. Originally written without words, Delius's transcending vision is expressed through this heartfelt melody and colourful harmony. With Midori Komachi (violin), recorded in Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Aldeburgh.
Under the artistic direction of pianist Peter Froundjian, the week-long festival has been taking place every year since August in the castle in front of Husum. The aim is to draw the attention of the audience to works that, despite their high quality, have not found their way into the common piano repertoire. The 'rarities of piano music' consists of ten concerts, two matinees and an exhibition.
Through the production of a live CD (on the Danish label "Danacord"), a selection of the played works is distributed worldwide.
Chaminade6 Romances sans paroles, Op. 76
ScottPiano Sonata, Op. 66
D'IndyPoème des Montagnes, Op. 15 (Le chant des bruyères)
The Berkeley Ensemble is delighted to be accepting applications for its annual Chamber Music Course for amateur musicians, and very much hope that the easing of restrictions relating to the Covid-19 pandemic will enable the course to take place.
Established in 1966, Penkhull Festival is a classical music and arts festival which takes place in Stoke-on-Trent each September. The festival's home is the historic Domesday village of Penkhull, surrounded by the rolling countryside of the Staffordshire moorlands.