Myra Hess
Dame Myra Hess in a lunchtime concert at the National Gallery plays the opening movement of Beethoven's Piano Sonata in F minor, Op 57. During the war years,...
William Henry Squire
A superior Live performance to this video can be heard on the CD Cello Solos with Georg Mertens. For all CD's and downloads with Georg Mertens see: http:/...
Myra Hess Plays Jesu,Joy of Man's Desiring and Scarlatti - YouTube
Mar 17, 2008 ... Recorded 1958. The great English pianist plays her famous transcription of Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring from Bach's Cantata No. 147 and the ...
Dance Rustique Op. 20, No. 5 - William Henry Squire - YouTube
Oct 3, 2012 ... This video is a reference demonstration for my students and other cello students and players . The music can be found in "Suzuki Cello School" ...
Jack Westrup
Sir Jack Westrup (26 July 1904 – 21 April 1975) was an English musicologist, writer, teacher and occasional conductor and composer.
Jack Allan Westrup was the second of the three so...
Achille Rivarde
Achille Rivarde (31 October 1865 – 31 March 1940) was an American-born British violinist and teacher, who worked mainly in Europe and London.
Serge Achille Rivarde was born in New Y...
Bernard Stevens
Bernard (George) Stevens (2 March 1916 – 6 January 1983) was a British composer.Born in London, Stevens studied English and Music at the University of Cambridge with E. J. Dent and Cyril Rootham...
Brian Bonsor
James Brian Bonsor MBE (21 August 1926 – 22 February 2011) was a Scottish-born composer and teacher specialising in the recorder.
Bonsor was born in Hawick in 1926. He was awarded an MBE in ...
Fanny Waterman
Dame Fanny Waterman, DBE (born 22 March 1920) is a piano teacher, and the founder, Chairman and Artistic Director of the Leeds International Pianoforte Competition. She is also president of the Harrog...
Margaret Lucy Wilkins
Lucy Wilkins (born 13 November 1939) is an English music educator and composer known for opera.
Margaret Lucy Wilkins was born in Kingston-upon-Thames, England, and began composing at age twelve. ...
Andrew Shulman
Andrew Shulman (born 1960 in London, England) is an internationally renowned cellist. He is also a distinguished conductor and composer. He is currently the principal cellist of the Los Angeles Chambe...
Alan Thurlow
Alan Thurlow (born 1946) is an English organist. He is best known as having been Organist and Master of the Choristers of Chichester Cathedral between 1980 and 2008.
Thurlow was educated at Bancro...
Edward Howell (cellist)
Edward Howell, FRAM (5 February 1846 – 1898) was a British cellist and music professor of the late 19th century. He studied cello at the Royal Academy of Music in London later becoming professor of ce...
Frederick Corder
Frederick Corder (26 January 1852 – 21 August 1932) was an English composer and music teacher.
Corder was born in Hackney, the son of Micah Corder and his wife Charlotte Hill. He was educate...
Richard Campbell (classical musician)
Richard John Campbell (21 February 1956 – 8 March 2011) was an English classical musician, best known as a founder member of the early music ensemble Fretwork and for his newer association with ...
Richard Campbell (classical musician) - Wikipedia
Phyllis Sellick
Phyllis Sellick, OBE (16 June 1911 – 26 May 2007) was a British pianist and teacher, best known for her partnership with her pianist husband Cyril Smith.
Born at Ilford, Essex, Phyl...
Martin Butler (composer)
Martin Butler (born in 1960, in Romsey, Hampshire, England) is a musician and composer of classical music. He studied at the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music. In 1983 h...
Norman Walker (bass)
Norman Walker (24 November 1907 – 5 November 1963) was an English bass singer, distinguished for his work in both opera and oratorio.
Walker was born into a musical family in Shaw, Lancashire, Eng...
Myra Hess
Dame Julia Myra Hess, DBE (25 February 1890 – 25 November 1965) was a British pianist.
She was born in London as Julia Myra Hess, and at the age of five began to study the piano. Two years later, ...
Myra Hess - Wikipedia
Cyril Smith (pianist)
Cyril James Smith OBE (11 August 1909 – 2 August 1974)was a virtuoso concert pianist of the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s, and a piano teacher.
Cyril James Smith was born at Costa Street, ...
Harold Samuel
Not to be confused with Harold Samuel, Baron Samuel of Wych Cross Harold Samuel (23 May 1879 – 15 January 1937) was a distinguished English pianist and pedagogue. He was one of the firs...
Harold Samuel - Wikipedia
Eleazar Roberts
Eleazar Roberts (15 January 1825 - 6 April 1912) was a Welsh musician, translator, writer and amateur astronomer. Roberts family moved to Liverpool in England while he was an infant, but despite this ...
Eleazar Roberts - Wikipedia
Ann Rachlin
Ann Rachlin MBE (born 1933), is a pioneer of music appreciation for children in the UK, and the founder of "Fun With Music". A gifted storyteller, she began teaching music appreciation in London befor...
Richard Watkins
Richard Watkins, born in 1962, is a horn player. He performs as a concerto soloist and chamber music player. He was Principal Horn of the Philharmonia Orchestra from 1985 to 1996, a position he relinq...