Music Junction 2019

It was a real privilege to be invited back to this year’s Music Junction programme, run by the London Chamber Orchestra. Participants go Inside the Orchestra, listening to the music from amongst the musicians, directing the players or playing as part of the rhythm section. Their workshops culminate in the …

Recording with the King’s Singers

I did a quick search for the King’s Singers on discgocs.com before posting this and found a grand total of 146 entries dating back to 1972. Which is a fairly impressive tally, and made me appreciate even more the chance I had to photograph their latest recording session in St …

LCO Peter and the Wolf

The London Chamber Orchestra at Cadogan Hall. They were joined by composer Gabriel Prokofiev introducing his Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra before narrating his grandfather Sergi’s classic Peter and the Wolf. The concert was conducted by LCO’s director Christopher Warren-Green with Mr Switch at the turntables.

Chamber Music Competition 2019

Photos from the final of the St Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Music Competition 2019. The finalists were: The Brompton QuartetThe Bloomsbury QuartetPocket Sinfonia Also performing were the Amanzi Quartet, winners of the Audience Prize in the 2018 competition.