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Website problems

Sorry about the continuing website problems ! I am trying to improve this ASAP.The Google translate buttons are useless and produce garbled language, hence its best just to read the original postings in English. Some links do not work either, others do. Some updates, like the inclusion of the new Mendelssohn CD Album hasn’t happened […]

Update

Only a few days to go until Oslo and Norway ! Preparations are in  full swing now.Departure: 1st of March ! Here is a link to my new  College: http://www.barrattdue.no/eng/ Leaving the University of Canterbury was a necessity as all of its full time performance  teachers had already  left  the University  which –in line with government […]

Adam Summer School

Just finished a great week at beautiful Nelson at the Adam Summer School together with the New Zealand String Quartet. The final two concerts showed a very high standard of chamber music playing  and to work with these young musicians from all over New Zealand was a great privilege. The NZ String Quartet run these […]

Schubert recordings – The final instalment

In April the final instalment of my Schubert recordings will be made: after all the sonatas, dances and various other works like the Wanderer Fantasy I will be finally approaching some of the most difficult repertoire : the Impromptus opus 90 and Opus 142 together with some seldom played shorter works . After decades of playing […]