On the 27th May Lachlan, our double bassist, appeared live on Radio New Zealand where he discussed life as a musician in London as well as the New Cobbett Prize with presenter David Morriss. Also broadcast were tracks from the new album – the New Zealand radio premiere of Michael Berkeley’s Clarion Call and Gallop and the last movement from Ferguson’s Octet.
Our viola player, Dan Shilladay, has written a guest article for International Arts Manager on the trials and tribulations of hunting down repertoire. Read it here.
The Berkeley Ensemble made its radio debut on BBC Radio 3’s In Tune on the 4th March, performing Michael Berkeley’s Clarion Call and Gallop as well as movements from Ferguson’s Octet and Beethoven’s Septet live on air.
Our annual residential course for piano, strings and winds will be on 2nd – 5th May 2014.
Spend the May bank holiday weekend playing beautiful chamber music with like-minded musicians in the idyllic surroundings of rural Somerset.