Emre Engin, violin; Jennifer Hughes, piano: A Journey to the Musical Plateaus, 1 December 2016, 1901 Arts Club, 7 Exton Street, SE1 8UE London - info
Alim Beisembayev, piano, 25 November 2016, free lunchtime recital at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London.
Christmas Concert 2016: Snowman Rhapsody and Christmas Music, 17 November 2016
SNOWMAN RHAPSODY (opus 663, 2016) is composed by Howard Blake and consists of music from the prize-winning animated film (1982) and long-running stage show (2000), both originally scored for orchestra and boy soprano and both including the world-famous song ‘Walking in the Air’, a cover version of which made Aled Jones famous (1985). The music is here transcribed and re-arranged by the composer as a monumental solo piano work, the first performance of which will be given by the 17-year old prize-winning pianist Julian Trevelyan.
World Premiere performance introduced by Howard Blake; Julian Travelyan, piano.
Second half of the event, devoted to seasonal songs:
Artists: Alison Langer, Soprano; Lawrence Thackeray, Tenor; Nicola Said, Soprano; Jacob Bettinelli, Baritone; Özlem Çelik, clarinet, Julian Trevelyan, violin and Keith Beresford, piano, St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London - flyer - videos:
Jinah Shim, piano, 19 October 2016, free lunchtime recital at St Mary Magdalene Church, Munster Square, London.
Julian Trevelyan, piano, 10 October 2016, free lunchtime recital at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London.
Asia House-Talent Unlimited Music Futures Festival 2016
26 Sept: Induction Day 2016 - details - programme:
26 September 2016 - AyşeDeniz Gökçin, piano
27 September 2016 - Ke Ma, piano, Özlem Çelik, clarinet with Lysianne Chen, Gerard Aimontche, piano
27 September 2016 - Julian Clef, piano, Yume Fujise, violin with Maria Tarasewicz, Amiran Zenaishvili, piano
28 September 2016 - Laure Chan, violin with Dimitris Daskalakis, Tolga Atalay Ün, piano, Mandakhtuya Dorj, piano
28 September 2016 - Bo Lyu, piano, Luka Okros, piano, Samson Tsoy, piano
29 September 2016 - Waimay Yau, high-mezzo with Joyce Wu, Oksana Sliubyk, soprano with Yoko Misumi
29 September 2016 - Iuno Connolly, soprano, Jacob Bettinelli, baritone with Connie Luk, Nazan Fikret, soprano
Jordan Sian, viola; Edward Liddall, piano; Amy Goodwin, cello, 21 September 2016, free lunchtime piano recital at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London - photo
Ashley Fripp, piano, 31 August 2016, free lunchtime piano recital at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London
Eduardo Frias, piano, 20 July 2016, free lunchtime recital at St Mary Magdalene Church, Munster Square, NW1 3PT
Oksana Sliubyk, soprano; Maya Irgalina, piano, 24 June 2016, free lunchtime recital at St James’s Church, Piccadilly, London
Ke Ma, piano, 15 June 2016, free lunchtime recital at St Mary Magdalene Church, Munster Square, NW1 3PT.
Amiran Zenaishvili, piano, 25 May 2016, free lunchtime recital at St Mary Magdalene Church, Munster Square, NW1 3PT.
Songs of Love and Seduction: from Opera and Musical Theatre, 26 April 2012 - flyer - info - review - photos - press (This is London magazine, p 13-14)
click player for excerpts from West Side story performed by Nicky Spence and Alison Guill, Lalo Aubade performed by Nicky Spence and Vicky Yannoula - videos.
Emre Engin, violin, and Paul Ulman, piano, the programme with Beethoven’s Spring Sonata followed by a reception, St Pancras Church, Euston - 30 Jan 2012 - flyer - photos - audio downloads (Beethoven Spring Sonata movements) 1, 2, 3 & 4 - videos.
Erdem Mısırlıoğlu (piano), Concert and Reception, Wednesday, 9 November 2011 -
St James’s Piccadilly, London - flyer - review - photos - videos
Emre Engin (violin) and Alison Rhind (piano): works by Bach, Grieg, Saint-Saens, Savaş on 28 January 2011 at Steinway Hall, London W1 - pdf info -
review - photos
Cenk Karaferya concert on 10th December 2010 at the Federation of International Women’s Associations in London (FIWAL). - photos - pdf info - web site: Donat Bayer, a doctorate student who has received assistance from Talent Unlimited accompanied Cenk Karaferya on the piano.
The launch of Talent Unlimited: A charity supporting students of music, Guest Speaker: Dr Emre Aracı - The Naum Theatre: Istanbul’s 19th Century Opera House, 5th October 2010 at the Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS, London - photos - info
Music from the Silver Screen, Alexandria Beck (Soprano), Sadhbh Dennedy (Soprano), Kim Sheehan (Soprano), Jonathan Mugridge (Tenor), Leslie Macleod-Miller (Bass-Baritone), Karen Gibbard (Oboe), Keith Beresford (Piano) - 18 March 2010 at St. James’s Church, Picadilly, London - concert info
Concert and Reception with Tülay Uyar (soprano), Christopher Stokes (piano) - 28 January 2010 at the Steinway Hall, 44 Marylebone Lane, London - concert info
Tülay Uyar (soprano), And Karabacak (clarinet), Christopher Stokes (piano) concert - 6 May 2009 at the residence of HE The Turkish Ambassador & Mrs Yiğit Alpogan - concert info
And Karabacak, clarinetist, together with Aleksei Ksileov (cello - won the Tchaikovsky International Youth Competition in St Petersberg aged twelve) and Luis Parés (pianist) Venezuelan/Italian pianist, 14 March 2009 at St. James’s Church, Picadilly, London - photos
Concert and Dinner with And Karabacak (clarinet), Luis Pares (piano), Keith Beresford (piano) - 29 November 2008 - concert info
Verdi at Lunch with And Karabacak (clarinet) and Luis Pares (piano), 20 January 2008, Sofra Restaurant, Covent Garden, London - concert info
Unicef concert with Ezgi Saydam (mezzo-soprano), Kim Sheehan (soprano), Jonathan Mugridge (tenor) and Keith Beresford (piano), 10 April 2005, St. John’s Church, Waterloo Road, London - photos - concert info