May 12, 2014

Back to my alma mater

Pocklington School is 500 years old. This was my first home after I left Romania 12 years ago. This is the place that encouraged me to dream big, make new beautiful friendships and welcomed me into the most wonderful community that has become part of my family. Incredibly privileged to be back this weekend, for […]

Had fun today being filmed around London by aspiring film director Lawrence Elwes, ahead of Pocklington School‘s 500th anniversary next month. Martin, you would have been proud at Southbank Centre

Read more here: http://www.pocklingtonpost.co.uk/news/education/500th-anniversary-concerts-1-6569444

I first came to the UK 12 years ago with the Silvestri Scholarship at my beloved Pocklington School. Well last night I had the huge privilege to play with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, who was Silvestri’s beloved orchestra. I can’t describe the thrill and emotion of being there! Thank you so much Maxime Tortelier, BSO & […]

A little film on Pro TV‘s ROMANIA, TE IUBESC!, broadcast on Sunday afternoon.  Watch it here: http://romaniateiubesc.stirileprotv.ro/emisiuni/2013/sezonul-2/pe-culmile-muzicii-alexandra-dariescu-pianista-pe-care-talentul-si-sacrificiul-au-dus-o-in-fata-publicului-lumii.html Very special to see my old teachers from Pocklington School. Thank you Paul, great meeting you in London:-)