Wales and Bolton in February

What a fun week of travelling and performing! Charlotte and I spent a wonderful few days together taking our recital programme to audiences in Bolton and New Radnor, Wales. We even managed to fit in a visit to the awe-inspiring world heritage site of Pontcysyllte Aqueduct although the fierce winds of Storm Eric did manage…

November at Southwell

A joy to perform in Nottinghamshire yesterday at Southwell Minster. The autumnal hues –  the russets, reds and ambers, the pumpkins, the berries and the golden crunch of burnt and withered leaves, the clinging mists and the grandeur of the imposing Minster – it all created an inspiring backdrop for our performance.   Said by…

Dvorak in Lowestoft

What a wonderful weekend! Performed the Dvorak Violin Concerto with Waveney Sinfonia on Saturday night in Lowestoft. What a great experience playing with such a talented group of musicians. Many thanks to everyone for their kind hospitality and commitment- it was wonderful to share this performance of the concerto with them. The concerto, written in…

New Year’s Greetings

It was lovely to start the new year by performing in my local area for Ely Recital Series. Nothing better to take the chill of a bitter January evening than a programme of music from across the continent that reminds us of those heady summer days. A musical journey through the icy Baltic to the balmy shores of…