Author Archives: johnkersey

About johnkersey

Educationalist, musician and clergyman.

Alfred Frederic Mullen: Venetian Suite

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Notes from a pianist: The unity of opposites

The Ancient Greek Heraclitus was the first Western philosopher to develop a cogent theory of the unity of opposites. In his theory, Heraclitus makes clear that it is possible to see opposites as both divided and connected: “Collections: wholes and … Continue reading

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Introduction

This is my official website. Other websites that I maintain are listed under the category “Other John Kersey sites”. In the posts below there will be found links to recordings of piano music on YouTube and on my record label, … Continue reading

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Notes from a pianist: The spiritual dimension

“Her greatest interest in the interpretation and performance of her husband’s music was that feeling should be transmitted through it. She was unimpressed by fingers running up and down the keyboard, and she would sometimes say things that would irritate … Continue reading

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Cuthbert Harris: Poetic Pictures

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Cuthbert Harris: Moonlight

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Cuthbert Harris: Five Impressions

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Heller Nicholls: In the Wood

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Heller Nicholls: Evesham Vale Suite

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Ernest Austin: English Pastorals, op. 43

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