Hello everyone and happy April! After being more regular with posts in winter, apologies for a bit of silence. This is a bit of a catch-up and update. Returning to […]
With mixed feelings I am counting down the days until flying back home to London. I’m looking forward to my own bed and being able to understand what’s being said […]
I’m very happy to share that my wind quintet are holding another online day-long workshop, Chamber Music Zoom! We held the first of these events last summer, covering three quintets […]
Anna turns coffee critic with a guide to her top ten places for a coffee in Tokyo!
Greetings from sunny Tokyo! This is just a short post to share about the Hiroshima concert which was cancelled, and why it was both expected and unexpected. I’m sure the […]
A huge thank you to all those who joined one or both of the concerts on Monday, whether in person or online! It has been such a joy to rehearse, […]
A belated Happy New Year! Despite these challenging times and constant uncertainty, especially for the Arts, I feel fortunate to have ended 2020 being inspired once again by the young […]
I hope you all had a restful and quiet Christmas break, whatever the limitations… My greatest gift was being able to eat with my grandparents, having finished the self-isolation! On […]
The 14 days of self isolation is nearly over…and it seems surreal to be seeing London reported every day on Japanese news. How quickly the situation has changed, and I […]
Greetings from a sunny crisp winter day in Tokyo! I’ve now passed the halfway mark of self-isolation and am enjoying it so far. This is a short post to share […]
Hello from Day 1 of my 14-day self-isolation in Tokyo. Since travel to Japan is still fairly strict, I thought it would be interesting to share the journey process thus […]
Hello from Tier 2 London! Despite the end of lockdown, I will pretty much spend the next week isolating as much as possible to prepare to fly to Japan on […]
Greetings to everyone, we’ve made it through two weeks of Lockdown 2 now in the UK! I thought I would share some of what I’ve been up to this week… […]
I hope everyone is well and managing this second lockdown. My days have not changed so much as I have mostly worked from home this year, and in the last […]
Happy Hallowe’en everyone! Every time it gets to this time of year I think back to spooky pieces I’ve come across, and the composer who immediately springs to mind is […]
Workshops with the Chineke Orchestra in primary and secondary schools with music by Beethoven, Sancho, and Wilson.