Category Archives: Concerts

City of Birmingham Brass Band Christmas Concert, December 2016

10th December. The City of Birmingham Brass Band presented a festive programme of brass band music to an appreciative audience at Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form College, Highgate. A feature of this concert was the participation of disabled young people, aided … Continue reading

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Recital with Jakob Törmä (violin), July 2016

Friday 22nd July saw the debut performance by Jakob and I at St. Columba United Reformed Church, Moseley. We were delighted to have a very reasonably sized and hugely appreciative audience to witness our first complete recital programme. The church … Continue reading

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CBSO Young Voices concert, Symphony Hall Birmingham, July 2016

It was fun to be asked to be a part of this concert featuring the CBSO Young Voices led by Ruairi Edwards. Ruairi normally accompanies when the choir is led by Ula Weber who was on this occasion indisposed so … Continue reading

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In concert with Victoria Wilson (soprano) and guests, June 2016

Victoria Wilson kindly asked me to accompany her in a concert with two of her star pupils at St Nicholas Church, Warwick on 19th June 2016. It was a really uplifting and beautiful programme with solos for all three singers … Continue reading

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Handsworth Community Choir Concert, March 2016

19th March 2016 – The Handsworth Community Choir concert at St. Mary’s Church Handsworth conducted by Naomi Berry and accompanied by Iain Jackson. Featured in the programme was a specially commissioned arrangement of two David Bowie songs. The concert was … Continue reading

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Our Story Goes On, Leicester, February 2016

Over the weekend of 27th and 28th February I had the fantastic experience of working with some good friends and incredibly talented musicians and performers in a presentation of a very special work. According to the official website: ‘This stirring … Continue reading

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COAL, February 2016

The City of Birmingham Brass Band were fortunate to be asked to take part in this thrilling contemporary dance work based around the miner’s strike of 1984-5, created and produced by Gary Clarke Company. The band’s role (in a 5-piece … Continue reading

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