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Irish Times









Michael Tippett Centre
Bath Spa University, Bath, UK.
Ernest Chausson ‘Piano Trio in G Minor’ Op.3
Kevin Volans ‘Le Tombeau des Regrets’ (UK Premiere)
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898






Recording ‘Up By the Roots’ with Sinéad Morrissey.






Fidelio Trio Weekend at National Concert Hall, Dublin.


Kevin Barry Recital Room.

Beethoven ‘Piano Trio in E flat major’ Op.1 No.1
Smetana ‘Piano Trio in G minor’ Op.15




Kevin Barry Recital Room.
Schubert ‘Piano Trio No.1 in B flat major’ D898
Chausson ‘Piano Trio in G minor’ Op.3






Borough Theatre, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales.
Haydn ‘Piano Trio in G major’ – ‘Gypsy’ Hob.XV:25
Chausson ‘Piano Trio in G minor’ Op.3
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898






Concert Tour of China.
7th  Zhongshan
8th  Zhaoqing
10th  Liuzhuo
11th  Nanning
13th  Beijing
14th  Fujian
15th  Nanchang
16th  Pingxiang
18th  Nantong






Resonus Classics Recording.
Fauré, Chausson, Satie.






CoMA ‘Festival of Contemporary Music for All’
Cardiff University School of Music, Wales.
11am Workshop
2pm Concert

Two works developed with participants in the CoMA workshops:
Donnacha Dennehy ‘Bulb’
Joe Cutler ‘McNulty’
Michael Finnissy ‘June’
Robert Fokkens ‘Mammals of Southern Africa‘






Fidelio Trio Concert and Workshops, York.


Sir Jack Lyons Concert Hall.
Roger Marsh ‘Cracks’
Beethoven ‘Piano Trio in D’ Op.70 No.1 ‘Ghost’
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898




Ann Cleare ‘93 million miles away’






St. John’s Smith Square, London.
Composer Portrait: William Bolcom
Programme includes European premiere of Bolcom’s ‘Piano Trio’






Tour of USA.
Supported by Culture Ireland.
Culture Ireland

Programmes include:
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898
William Bolcom ‘Piano Trio’

24 July   7.30pm Summer Concert Series
Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music, New Hampshire.

25 July   Salem Classical, Massachussets.






Recording Gerald Barry portrait CD for Mode Records.






St. John’s Smith Square, London.
Fauré ‘Piano Trio in D minor’ Op.120
Schöenberg ‘Verklärte Nacht’ Op.4 (arr. Steuermann)






Hay Music, Hay-on-Wye, Wales.
Donnacha Dennehy ‘Bulb’
Ravel ‘Piano Trio in A minor’
Schöenberg ‘Verklärte Nacht’ Op.4 (arr. Steuermann)






Kings Place, London.
Philip Glass ‘Pendulum’ (UK premiere)
Kevin Volans ‘Le Tombeau des Regrets’
David Lang ‘Wed’
John Zorn ‘The Aristos’ (UK premiere)
John Zorn ‘Ghosts’ (UK premiere)
John Zorn ‘Hexentarot’ (UK premiere)






Oxford Contemporary Music, Oxford.
Holywell Room, Headington Hill Campus,
Oxford Brookes University.
Philip Glass ‘Pendulum’
Kevin Volans ‘Le Tombeau des Regrets’
David Lang ‘Wed’
John Zorn ‘The Aristos’
John Zorn ‘Ghosts’
John Zorn ‘Hexentarot’






Music in Pinner Series, Pinner Parish Church, London.
The opening concert in the new ‘Music in Pinner Series (MPS)’
Fauré ‘Piano Trio in D minor’ Op.120
Ravel ‘Piano Trio in A minor’
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898






National Concert Hall, Dublin.
Female Composer Series
Clara Schumann ‘Piano Trio in G minor’ Op.17 (1846)
Joan Trimble ‘Phantasy Trio’ (1940)
Lili Boulanger ‘Nocturne for violin and piano’ (1911)
Rebecca Clarke ‘Piano Trio’ (1921)






Yeovil Octagon Theatre, Somerset.
Fauré ‘Piano Trio in D minor’ Op.120
Chausson ‘Piano Trio in G minor’ Op.3
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D.898






Austrian Cultural Forum, London.
Launch of Joe Cutler’s ‘Elsewhereness’ on NMC.
Programme includes McNulty; Archie; Comfortable Music; Clavinova Music; 2016 was a Sad Year for Pop Music;
Buckley’s Hot Licks






Fidelio Trio Winter Chamber Music Festival.
Belvedere House, DCU, Dublin.
With guest artists Finghin Collins (piano),
Paul Edmund Davies (flute), Gavan Ring (baritone).

Friday 30th November
Interview with Composer Alexander Goehr

Fidelio Trio
William Bolcom ‘Piano Trio’ (Irish premiere)
Alexander Goehr ‘Piano Trio No.2’ – Fidelio Trio and Swaledale Festival commission (Irish premiere)
Schöenberg ‘Verklärte Nacht’ Op.4 (arr. Steuermann)

Finghin Collins ‘Solo Piano’
Field ‘Nocturnes’
Chopin ‘Nocturnes’
Britten ‘Notturno’
Beethoven ‘Moonlight Sonata’ 1st Movement

Saturday 1st December
Fidelio Trio
Philip Glass ‘Pendulum for Piano Trio’ (Irish premiere)
Philip Glass ‘Head On for Piano Trio’ (Irish premiere)
Philip Glass ‘Knee Play 2’ from ‘Einstein on the Beach’ solo violin
Philip Glass ‘Etudes for solo piano’
Philip Glass ‘Glassworks for cello and piano’

7.30pm Fidelio Trio CD LAUNCH
New Fidelio Trio release of French Repertoire by Chausson, Fauré and Satie on Resonus Classics

Fidelio Trio with Gavan Ring Baritone
Chausson ‘Piano Trio in G Minor’ Op.3
Songs by Duparc, Ravel & Fauré
Satie ‘Prière pour le salut de mon âme’ arr. John White

Sunday 2nd December
Pre-concert Interview with Paul Edmund Davies ‘Life in the LSO’

Fidelio Trio with Flautist Paul Edmund
Mendelssohn ‘Trio in D Minor for Flute, Cello and Piano’
Mendelssohn ‘Songs without Words for Flute and Piano’
Op.19/1, Op.19/3, Op.30/6, Op.38/1 and Op.67/4
Schubert ‘Piano Trio in B flat’ D898










Spitalfields Festival
St. John on Bethnal Green, London.
Ann Cleare ‘93 million miles away’ (London premiere)
Christopher Fox ‘This is the wind’ (World premiere)
Luke Styles ‘Memories of a Foreign Land Called Home’ (World premiere)
Linda Catlin Smith ‘Far from Shore’ (UK premiere)
This concert was recorded by BBC Radio 3 for ‘Hear and Now’
and kindly supported by The Hinrichsen Foundation.









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Shortlisted for an RPS Music Award 2016

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