Monthly Archives: August 2015

Summer School for Pianists 2015 – what a week!

I’m sitting in my Suffolk kitchen, watching the rain fall gently on the tomatoes in our vegetable plot, lost for words as I try to begin a blogpost about this year’s Summer School for Pianists, which ended yesterday. We’ve just … Continue reading

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Falling in Love with Beethoven. And Falling into the Pond … Beethoven Variations

I fell in love with Beethoven at the age of ten. I can remember saying to one of the inspirational academic music teachers at my school, ‘Who is your favourite composer? Mine’s Beethoven.’ Hers was Bach. It was all because … Continue reading

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