Concert and Events Schedule








Photos: 1) with the Aurea Quartet at the Cottier Festival, Glasgow, 2016

2) (black and white) With the jury of the 2018 Lyon International Chamber Music Competition, France

3) (at the piano) playing Beethoven’s 4th piano concerto with the University of St Andrew’s Chamber Orchestra in 2017



Here are some details of my concerts and other events in the next few months. If you have enjoyed reading my blog and would like to attend a live event (concert, teaching, talk)  please look to see if there’s one near you. You can also read reviews from previous concerts.

2020: During the first half of this year I shall be working on my sixth book. Meanwhile, some upcoming concerts and events:

March 2020:

4 March at 2pm: I’m adjudicating the prestigious Tovey Memorial Prize for Edinburgh University, Reid School of Music

16 March at 7.30: concert with cellist Philip Higham for Aberdeen Chamber Music Society, the Sanctuary, Queens Cross Church, Aberdeen. Programme includes Beethoven, Schubert, Janacek and Josef Suk.

May 2020:

10 May at 6pm, Solo recital, ‘Sunday at Six’, Canton Uniting Church, Cardiff.  The concerts are informal and include spoken introductions to the music.

17 May at 5pm, St Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh: Celebration concert marking the centenary of the Edinburgh Competition Music Festival. A number of past winners are taking part and I’ll be contributing a fifteen-minute solo spot.

July 2020:

9-12 July: Cerne Abbas Music Festival, Cerne Abbas, Dorset. This year marks 30 years of the Gaudier Ensemble’s annual festival. There will be a special programme reflecting also the importance of Beethoven’s 250th anniversary. Please consult the festival website in April for details of programmes and how to book tickets. The concerts are very popular locally, so don’t delay if you’re thinking of coming!

October 2020

18 October, afternoon: Solo recital, King’s College, Cambridge, part of the Beethoven 2020 celebrations at King’s College. I’ll be talking about and performing Beethoven’s A flat piano sonata, opus 110.

25 October at 3pm: Solo recital, Haddington Concert Society, Town House, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland. Please consult the society’s website nearer the time for more information about programme and tickets.