This is the encore from this week's broadcast. The full programme of Brahms and Strauss Sonatas can be heard for the next month on the BBC player here.........
Also this week.....
John Lenehan's arrangements of Piazzolla tangos have been performed by the Hong Kong Philharmonic with Ksenija Siderova the accordion soloist. John is in the recording studio again to record his arrangements of the music of Yerkesh Shakeyev with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
March 1 - Recital for the Guildford Festival with Tasmin Little
March 16-19 Scottish tour with Sound Collective
March 25 - Recital for Painswick Music Club with Tasmin Little
April 29 - Sherborne Abbey Festival with Emma Johnson and Paul Clarvis
May 5 - Recital for Ludlow Music with Leland Chen
May 6 - Hagley Festival with Emma Johnson and Paul Clarvis
May 7 - Wavendon Stables Theatre with Emma Johnson and Paul Clarvis
May 15 - Wigmore Hall with Tasmin Little (live broadcast on BBC Radio 3)
May 19 - recording with Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Abbey Road Studios
5th February - Sound Collective play Mozart, Mendelssohn at Vinehall School, East Sussex
13/14 February - private concerts with pumeza matshikiza (soprano), Kirsten Jensen (cello) and Huw Wiggin (Saxophone)
25th February - Ludlow Music Club with Leland Chen (violin)
27th February - Hall for Cornwall with Emma Johnson (clarinet)
January 17th - Recital with Emma Johnson for Abbotsholme Arts Society - http://www.abbotsholmeartssociety.co.uk/programme.php#show5
January 22nd - Recital with Tasmin Little for Lincoln Performing Arts Centre -http://www.tasminlittle.org.uk/pages/02_pages/02_set_concerts.htm
The Huron Carol - What child is this - Ballade de Jesus Christ - It came upon the Midnight clear
Performed by Angelika Kirchschlager with Tonkunstler-Orchester Vienna conducted by Alfred Eschwe.
Arrangements by John Lenehan
December 2nd - recital at St. Peter's, Notting Hill - with Christopher Horner (violin) for the Baltic Music Society. The complete music for violin and Piano of Gruodis and works by Vasks, Tubin and Part.
December 9th - Recital in Glasgow with Karine Georgian (cello)
December 12th - Christmas Silent Film Programme at Wycombe Abbey School
December 18th - Christmas Silent Film Programme at Blackheath Concert Halls
November 1st - Recording Mozart Concertos K467 & 488 for commercial use
November 9th - Recital in Chester with Sarah-Jane Bradley (viola)
November 11th - Recital in Scunthorpe with Sarah-Jane Bradley (viola)
November 13th - Recital at Wycombe Abbey School
November 17,18,19,20 - piano trio concerts with London Soloists Ensemble in Scotland
October 4th - BBC Radio 3 "in Tune" live from the Royal Festival Hall (with Emma Johnson)
October 11th - Halesworth Festival (Suffolk) with Emma Johnson and Paul Clarvis
October 19th - recording ABRSM grade 8 repertoire with Emma Johnson
October 23rd - Brahms Piano Quartet with "Sound Collective" at Kings Place, London
October 27th - Masterclass for pianists at Birmingham Conservatoire
October 29th - Recital at the Bluehouse Festival, Surrey with Emma Johnson
....when classical music was regularly featured on TV, I accompanied Julian Lloyd Webber regularly. This might be the quirkiest! (oh, wait a minute, an appearance on the Kenny Everett show probably beats that.....!) This one features Wayne Sleep as the bee.