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.


July 2019

11-14 July, Cerne Abbas, Dorset: the Gaudier Ensemble‘s annual festival of chamber music. I’ll be appearing in most if not all of the concerts. This festival is very popular locally, with a waiting list for tickets, so don’t delay in booking if you’re thinking of coming.

August 2019

At the 2019 BookFest launch party



13 August at 8.45pm: Edinburgh International Book Festival.
I’ll be talking to Sheena McDonald about my book ‘Speaking the Piano‘.


September 2019

Please note that the three concerts below have just been cancelled at short notice by FestWestPZ.

[September 18 at 1pm, St Mary’s Church, Penzance: I’ll be talking about my book ‘Speaking the Piano’ as part of the FestWestPZ festival.]

[September 18 at 7.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Penzance: Concert I with the award-winning Castalian Quartet. I’ll be playing solo piano works by Judith Weir and Joseph Haydn.]

[September 19 at 7.30, St Mary’s Church, Penzance: Concert II with the Castalian Quartet. We’ll be playing Mozart piano concertos in A major K414 and in C major K415. I’ll also be playing Mozart’s great A minor Rondo.]

October 2019

October 2 at 1pm, Merchant’s House, Glasgow: lunchtime solo recital, part of Westbourne Music season. Piano music by Schubert.

October 5 at 2pm, King’s Place, London: as part of the London International Piano Festival, I’ll be giving one of my ‘Inside the Classics’ lecture-recitals about Schubert’s late A major Sonata D959.

October 5 at 7pm, King’s Place: in the closing concert of the London International Piano Festival, I’ll be joining others in the two-piano marathon.

November 2019

November 22 at 7pm, St Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh: I’ll be giving a solo recital on one of the University’s historic keyboard instruments. This is a benefit concert for Edinburgh University and the activities of St Cecilia’s Hall (click here for the concert programme).

December 2019

December 2 at 1pm: Solo recital at Wesley Chapel, Harrogate, Yorkshire