May 1, 2014

New Masters on Tour

Last year I stood in front of the Het Concertgebouw Amsterdam, marvelling at the beauty and history of this amazing hall. And I made a wish. Words can’t describe how HAPPY I am to have won the New Masters on Tour, which will take me on a 2 week recital tour in the Netherlands plus […]

Today I met Paula Seling and Ovi, who are representing Eurovision Romania next month in Copenhagen. Such lovely and sincere people, a joy to be around them! Many thanks National TV Romania TVR for the interviews, vote for Paula & Ovi “Miracle” for Romania 🙂 with Ovi Jacobsen and Raluca Alecu.

January 31, 2014

Great time on BBC Radio 3

Had a smashing time on BBC Radio 3 yesterday, the team was fabulous and there was cake:-) You can listen on demand on the iPlayer on http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s64z5  with Suzy Klein at BBC Broadcasting House.

January 29, 2014

Exciting week

Well, I thought this week wasn’t exciting enough so accepted a last minute invite on BBC Radio 3‘s In Tune with Suzy Klein ahead of my big concert with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Maxime Tortelier on Saturday. You can hear me talk and play live from around 4.30pm tomorrow afternoon on the usual http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03s64z5 Enjoy:-)

Absolutely brilliant time last night! My debut at the Royal Festival Hall, talk on Messiaen with T W Hutchinson, Paul Griffiths and Robert Saxton and world premiere of Aled Smith‘s “uncertain light”. Thank you so much Royal Philharmonic Society, it’s been a privilege to be involved in this!

July 23, 2013

Day 6

Well this is what an exciting day looks like- went for a walk with the Academy in Mont Fort, witnesses an alphorns class, did a pre concert talk with Rebecca Schmid from Musical America on Beethoven Piano Concertos 1, 4 & 5 before in credible concerts with David Kadouch, Adam Laloum, Louis Schwizgebel, Denis Kozhukhin, […]

March 21, 2013

Exciting day with RPO

Great rehearsal with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in the fab G Live, Guildford ahead of concert this evening. My first outing of Beethoven 4, but not before a pre concert talk with Barry Wordsworth. Excited!

Super excited to be asked to perform Bach Triple Keyboard Concerto in D minor with BBC National Orchestra of Wales and conductor Grant Llewellyn, broadcast live on BBCRadio3 on October 29th from BBC Hoddinott Hall. I’ve got…a few days to learn it. Better get practicing:-))

September 26, 2012

Busy day ahead!

Well, tomorrow plans out to be a busy day- I am opening the 12/13 season for Manchester Mid- Day Concerts Society at The Bridgewater Hall in Manchester and rushing back to London to be live on the best rated talk show in Romania, Sinteza zilei on Antena 3, broadcasting from the Westminster Live Studios with […]

After concert in Geneva, had such a wonderful time! Many thanks to all who came! — with Delphine Hensler Steinbruchel and Fred Steinbruchel.