August 28, 2013

Write for the RPS

The Royal Philharmonic Society invites composers under 25 to submit a piano miniature of c.3mins duration inspired by Messiaen’s work, Des canyons aux toiles. I am thrilled to be part of the jury for this commission and will be giving the world premiere of the winning piece at the Royal Festival Hall on 2 November […]

Words can’t describe how excited I am to be performing with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Andrew Litton at home! See you all at the beautiful George Enescu Festival next month:-)

August 16, 2013

Special Birthday :-)

The most amazing thing happened tonight. I finished the concert and everybody started singing Happy Birthday. Truly special, thank you all so much!!! at Fabels Eten en Drinken

“Count your blessings every day”. Well today I have as it’s the beginning of a new journey for me. It’s been one of the most fulfilling years I could have ever imagined, I achieved dreams I only thought are for dreamers and am blessed to have the most supportive people in my life. Thank you […]

If you happen to travel with Tarom Airlines in the next 2 months, open the In Flight Magazine page 45 and 46- happy times:-) And see you next month at the Enescu Festival, can’t wait! For now, greetings from beautiful Holland at Alkmaar

August 5, 2013

Day 18 & last day

last concert with my beautiful quartet, thank you guys for being simply wonderful! Christian Thompson‘s birthday, celebrated with lots of cakes all over Verbier, followed by a fab day out with my Swiss family on the Mont Fort, altitude of 3300m. Stunning views across the French & Italian Alps and Mont Blanc. Academy photo at […]

August 2, 2013

Day 17

had last lesson with Rados, which went better than ever imagined or hoped- on cloud 9! Then ran to hear the incredible Ebene Quartet and the Calidore String Quartet who gave the world premiere of Ed Nesbit‘s stunning new piece ‘Night Dances’. Ed is Verbier’s composer in residence this year and was commissioned by the […]

August 1, 2013

Day 16

The HIGHLIGHT of the Festival was the Verdi Requiem conducted by Gianandrea Noseda this evening. I can’t describe what a powerful experience this was. It was frightening and divine… we also had our chamber music concert with Faure Piano Quartet no 1 which was a lot of fun with lots of friends supporting us, thank […]