Arts Comeback – a special offer

No-one needs to be told how difficult the last few months have been for the arts. But we know that people are still hungry for cultural experiences. A survey by Indigo Ltd of audiences from 192 different arts organisations found that nearly three in every four respondents listed the buzz …

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 …

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.