My 2015/16 season started on a high note this week – I recorded Emily Howard’s “Mesmerism” with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Andrew Gourlay for NMC Records, due for release in August next year. Emily wrote this concerto in 2011 and dedicated it to her mother, Stephanie and myself. I gave the world premiere that year and the concerto […]

September 6, 2015

In Touch world premiere

July had a very special event in store – I gave the world premiere of Danyal Dhondy’s new piano concerto commissioned by the Leeds International Piano Competition in front of 3000 people on the opening night of Teach First annual conference. “In Touch” is everything about communication- from ringtones, modem sounds and morse codes to […]

Bristol is gorgeous! My first time in St. George’s- one of the best acoustics I’ve come across, a jewel amongst the concert halls. A joy to share the stage with Brandon Hill Chamber Orchestra Page & Jamie Phillips and meet Prof Barry Cooper who ‘reconstructed’ Beethoven’s 10th Symphony, played in the concert last night.   Managed to […]