The New Future

On Monday 20 September Act IV asked me to come along and take some photos of a panel discussion they were organising alongside the Genesis Foundation and the Lord Mayor of London, called The New Future: Art and Culture in the Making of a Vibrant Economy. It was a fascinating …

Hopes & Fears

I was delighted to be asked by The Opera Makers to work on the production photos for a new opera, Hopes & Fears. Based on music by Debussy and with a new libretto prepared by Becca Marriott, it tells the story of two different women living with cancer and is …

Islington Festival of Music and Art

Bravely going ahead when Covid rules were still in a state of flux, the Islington Festival of Music an Art took place across the last weekend in July, 22 – 25 July 2021. Organised by violinist Joana Ly and pianist/conductor Martin Andr√© the Festival saw thirteen events take place across …

Keith Swanwick’s ISM Lifetime Achievement Award

Professor Keith Swanwick has spent six decades researching and writing about how we do musical education so it was a real privilege to be there when the Incorporated Society of Musicians finally got to present him with his Lifetime Achievement Award (the presentation being delayed a year due to you-know-what). …

OAE at Acland Burghley School

Earlier this month I was invited to Acland Burghley School in Camden to take some photos as the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment settle into their new home. In a first for a British orchestra the OAE are moving their admin staff, library and rehearsal spaces into the school …