A Midsummer Night’s Dream on Piano

A Midsummer Night’s Dream on Piano

Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream has always been a bit of a fascination for musicians and composers. There are a number of classical music interpretations of this famous literary work including music by Mendelssohn and Benjamin Britten. Continue reading “A Midsummer Night’s Dream on Piano”

Digital Pianos for Singers

Digital Pianos for Singers

If you are thinking of taking up singing lessons then you might want to consider getting yourself a digital piano. This might sound strange to some people but a piano is actually an important tool for professional singers everywhere. Continue reading “Digital Pianos for Singers”

Let Music Take you to a Fantasy Land

End the week with a Mythical Trip to a Romantic Land

On Sunday there is a fantastic sounding fantasy concert music in London’s Cadogan Hall. The concert is titled ‘Mythical Trips to Romantic Lands’ and before we even knew what was on the programme for the evening, we wanted to go! Continue reading “Let Music Take you to a Fantasy Land”

Voice and Piano Concert this Sunday

Voice and Piano Concert this Sunday

If you are after something a little bit different this weekend then get yourself down to Kew Green. In St Anne’s Church there will be an exciting concert of piano and voice which promises to captivate the audience and give them something a little different. Continue reading “Voice and Piano Concert this Sunday”

Piano Duets in St James’ Church

Piano Duets in St James’ Church

Tomorrow, there will be yet another excellent concert of piano music in St James’ Church, Piccadilly. This particular concert will be focussed on piano duets by Dvorak, Ravel, and Moskowski. Continue reading “Piano Duets in St James’ Church”

Imogen Cooper in Wendover

Piano Music in Wendover

If you are in the Wendover area this week then there is a fantastic piano concert on your doorstep! Imogen Cooper will be performing a concert of four pieces of piano music on Saturday at 7:30pm. The concert will be held in St Mary’s Church and tickets start at just £1 for accompanied school children and £16 for normal price entries. For more information about the concert and ticket purchases you can visit the official Wendover Music website. Continue reading “Imogen Cooper in Wendover”

Summertime Music – Flight of the Bumblebee

Summertime Music – Flight of the Bumblebee

This isn’t the first time that Flight of the Bumblebee has featured on this piano blog, but sometimes brilliant things deserve more than one mention. In the light of the British weather finally warming up, there has never been a more appropriate time to talk about this magnificent piece of piano music. Continue reading “Summertime Music – Flight of the Bumblebee”

Ribble Valley International Piano Week 2018

Ribble Valley International Piano Week 2018

This Wednesday, the Ribble Valley International Piano Week will kick off with an evening of sensational piano music. The event is held annually in Blackburn, Lancashire and has been growing in popularity since it launched way back in 1987. The Ribble Valley International Piano Week often features concerts from world class pianist guests, and there are always super events throughout the week. If you are a pianist, professional or beginner, this week will have something for you! Continue reading “Ribble Valley International Piano Week 2018”

Visit the Chase Direct Store

Visit the Chase Direct Store

Many people know that Chase Direct sell pianos, but what most people don’t realise is that we also have a physical store in the Northern Quarter of Manchester. Continue reading “Visit the Chase Direct Store”

Beethoven in the South

Beethoven in the South

Beethoven concerts are a fairly common occurrence, but you don’t often find them in the rural South of England. This week however, there will be a performance of Beethoven’s Piano Concerto no 4 in The Strode, Theatre Street (BA16 0AB). The Orchestra playing is the Mid-Somerset Orchestra and they are bound to give audience members a night to remember. Continue reading “Beethoven in the South”