NEW 2018-19 talk series start at St George’s Bristol, St David’s Hall Cardiff and Wiltshire Music Centre. See their websites for details.
BBC Radio 3 recording Oct 12th: ‘Berlioz and the art of orchestration’, presenting with BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Spider Music workshops and concerts continue in Bristol area. See www.spidermusic-creative.co.uk
Bristol Pre-Conservatoire launches new intermediate and composing strands
Sample of recent work:
Vidcasts on season programmes for BBC NOW, BSO and Colston Hall
BBC Radio 3 features with BBC NOW
Presenting a paper on teaching musical creativity at Performance Studies Network conference, Oslo
‘Creative Ensemble’ week with Dorset Youth Orchestra
RPO Resound Intergenerational Workshop
Creating e-programme notes for RPO series of concerts
Workshop on a jazz approach to folk music, Pre-Conservatoire
Talks on Petrushka for BBC NOW
Workshop and pre-concert talk on Russian music in Guildford, G-live
Finishing Schubert’s Unfinished – creative workshop in Manchester Bridgewater Hall
Creative workshops on Scheherazade, Prokofiev and Ravel in Manchester Bridgewater Hall and Sage Gateshead
‘Jazzicality in Gershwin and Ravel’ in Nottingham Royal Concert Hall
The poetry of Vaughan Williams in Wiltshire Music Centre
‘Romantic Russia in 50 Minutes’ at Colston Hall
Jazz improv workshops at Priory School, Shrewsbury
‘Fugue in 50’ presentation at St George’s Bristol
Teacher training events for Keynote Education, including animating the set works for GCSE and A level
Presenting BBC Discovering Music concert with BBC Phil on Prokofiev’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Talk on Messiaen and Birdsong to Institute of Advanced Studies, Bristol University. Tues 24 May.
‘American Pioneers’ talk series in St George’s Bristol, Thursdays 11am
BSO ‘Ten Pieces’ workshops and ‘Festival in a Field’ with 120 primary school musicians
Soundtrack project (intergenerational composing) concert, April 27th, St Monica’s
Finalise comedy radio scripts, libretto for digital opera and first draft children’s book.
‘Inner Conductor’ workshop at Music Ed Expo conference in Olympia, as BSO Associate.
Fusing Indian Raga Desh and Handel Water Music for Berkshire Maestros workshop
Talk on late Mozart symphonies, for the concert with John Eliot Gardiner in Colston Hall
Developing dance project with BSO participation team and JSLN Dance company, Germany