Category Archives: Romantic Discoveries Recordings
My personal selection of favourite recordings of rare repertoire on my YouTube channel.
Comments from members of the audience: “The D minor sonata was so beautifully played and in particular the crucial bars 143 – 148 and 153 – 158 in the first movement, which present much difficulty for we mere mortals in trying to … Continue reading
Photo credit: © Mike Faherty (cc-by-sa/2.0) At St Jude’s Free Church of England, Balham, on 23 September 2017, before an invited audience of members of the Central School of Religion, I performed Beethoven’s “Hammerklavier” Sonata.
The obituary of Dr Ray Steadman-Allen in today’s Sunday Telegraph mentions his service as a Patron of the London Society for Musicological Research, which I founded in 2002. Ray was always ready to give his support to musicians, and has … Continue reading
A CD recording of this recital is now available from Romantic Discoveries Recordings. Recital at the 41st General Meeting of the Guild of Musicians and Singers, 17 May 2014 John Kersey, piano RDR CD103 Audio samples: Faure: Barcarolle no. 2 … Continue reading
A new CD has been issued by Romantic Discoveries Recordings: Franz von Holstein (1826-78): Piano Sonata in C minor, op. 28 John Kersey, piano RDR CD102 Total time: 76 minutes 54 seconds Franz von Holstein (1826-78): Piano Sonata in C … Continue reading
Two new CDs have been issued by Romantic Discoveries Recordings: Piano Music of Friedrich Gernsheim (1839-1916), volume 2 John Kersey, piano RDR CD100 Audio sample: Fantasie, op. 81 (from vol. 1) Total time: 76 minutes 13 seconds Sonata in F … Continue reading
A new CD has been published by Romantic Discoveries Recordings. Piano Music of Sydney Smith (1839-89) volume 2 John Kersey, piano RDR CD99 Total time: Total time: 76 minutes 47 seconds 1. Nadeshda, fantasia on the opera by Arthur Goring … Continue reading