Upcoming Events at The Schott Music Shop
For more about any of these events or for information about how to book the Schott Recital Room please contact us at 020 7534 0710 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Friday February 28th 2014, 6.00pm for 6.30 performance
London Piano Circle
Members of London Piano Circle perform well-known and less well-known pieces from the repertoire. The event is open to the public, particularly those who may be interested in knowing more about or joining the Circle. Advanced amateur to semi-professional level.
More information: http://londonpianocircle.com/events/
Saturday March 8th 2013, 2.00pm-6.00pm
Jazz Vocal Workshop
For amateur and semi-pro vocalists singing their own selected numbers with a small professional combo and recording.
Admission: Free to drop in, £10 full attendance, to sing please contact Chris Legee 020 7703 9648
More information: www.singersnight.co.uk
Friday 14th March 2014, 6.30pm
Susumu Okajima (violin)
Internationally acclaimed violinist Susumu Okajima plays a virtuosic and exciting violin program with accompanist on the piano: Beethoven’s Sonata in C minor, the Violin Sonata by Ravel, Honnegger’s neglected Sonata for Unaccompanied Violin, Schubert’s Rondeau Brillante and other selections to enchant the ear. An evening of music and wine to look forward to.
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions) from La Chanterelle 07799 124302 / email@example.com, or from the venue 020 7534 1075 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Artist information: www.susumuokajima.jimbo.com
Saturday March 15th 2014, 1.00pm-4.30.pm
Jazz Piano Workshop
For those who are already on the way to their own versions of jazz standards, an audio-visual workshop with participation for attendees and pointers on developing arrangements and performance skills from London jazz piano guru Shan Verma. You can enrol online, or contact the venue on 020 7534 0710.
More information: www.jazzpianolessons.co.uk
Saturday March 15th 2014, 6.30pm
Spencer James & Chris Seed: The Planets Suite
Holst's own arrangement of his ever popular Planets Suite for two pianos, performed by Spencer James & Chris Seed. The dramatic momentum and vivid harmonies of Holst's orchestral score are distilled and clarified in the two piano rendition, with the added interaction of the two performers in the place of the one conductor.
Tickets: £5 from 020 7564 0710 or on the door
Sunday March 16th 2014, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Anoushka Sharp - Cello Concerto
Young composer and cellist Anoushka Sharp showcases her Cello Concerto No.1, dedicated to Steven Isserlis, in its reduction for cello and piano. A chance to preview the work, in the composer's own interpretation, ahead of the orchestral première. Anoushka Sharp studies composition with David Matthews and her works to date have been featured at the Royal Opera House and other arts locations. (See also Friday 27 March)
Admission free. (There is an optional collection, proceeds going to a children's charity to be announced.)
To reserve a seat, please email email@example.com or ring 0207 534 0710.
Friday March 21st 2014, 6.30pm
Ezra Williams and Guests - An Evening of Song
Award-winning performers Anna-Louise Costello (soprano), Alison Crookendale (mezzo-soprano) Ezra Williams (tenor) and Alistair Sutherland (baritone) with the assistance of Oliver Weeks at the piano, come together for a fun evening of popular songs from Bernstein, Weill and the tunesmiths of Broadway with a little opera, including Bizet and Puccini, thrown in!
Tickets: £10 (£7 concessions) on the door or in advance from 020 7564 0710.
Saturday March 22nd 2014
Neil McMahon (Tenor)
Sold Out - all enquiries firstname.lastname@example.org
Thursday March 27th 2014, 6.30pm
Anoushka Sharp - Cello Concerto
Details see Sunday 16th
Free admission. Reservations: email@example.com or 0207 534 0710
Friday 28th March 2014, 7.00pm
The Virtuoso Guitar - Stanley Alexandrovicz (10 and 6 String Guitars)
Classical Guitarist Stanley Alexandrowicz performs compositions of the 19th century’s greatest composer-guitarists Napoleon Coste, J. K. Mertz and Johann Dubez, on 10-string Viennese guitar, and on the modern classical guitar, contemporary pieces including Vaclav Kucera’s dramatic concert-cycle “Diario—Omaggio a Che Guevara” and 20th and 21st century American works by Ernst Bacon, Brian Fennelly, Eric Sessler amongst others. Stanley has just completed a tour of the southern United States and now arrives in London to regale the guitar cognoscenti of the metropolis.
Refreshments offered after the event.
Tickets: £12 on the door or in advance from 020 7564 0710.
More information: http://stanleyalexandrowicz.com
Saturday March 29th 2014, 7.00pm
Marlborough Recital Series: Robin Michael (cello)
Performing both of the Bramhs Cello Sonatas, and Schubert's Arpeggione Sonata, Scottish cellist Robin Michael is the featured performer in concert No.12 of the successful Marlborough Recital Series, organised by Masachi Nishiyama, who is also the accompanist tonight.
Tickets: £15 (£10 concessions)
Reservations and enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone 0795 747 2245
Saturday April 11th 2014, 7.00pm
Tim Parkinson - Contemporary Piano Music
After his very well-received concert of minimalists in November, pianist and composer Tim Parkinson is back with another programme of contemporary piano music, featuring premières of new works by Laurence Crane, Matteo Fargion, Joseph Kudirka and Tim Parkinson, and recent pieces by Jürg Frey and Chiyoko Szlavnics.
Tickets: £10 on the door or in advance from 020 7564 0710.