Engagements - 2017


I've completed my 2017 - 2017 season (see panel below).

But watch this space for new announcements about my 2017-'18 prograqmme.


Completed Engagements - 2017
Saturday 18th March - 7-30pm - St. Lawrence Church, Church Street, Alton, Hants., GU34 2BW

Received, at short notice,

a contract to be Accompanist

for Holybourne Singers

for their Saturday evening 18th March event in Alton.

Get in touch at :-


Holybourne Singers

Sunday Afternoon – 3:00pm 23rd April : St. Mary's Church, Buriton, Nr. Petersfield, GU31 5RP

Sunday Afternoon Concert in 3 Parts

Part One: Romanticism – Music by Robert Schumann

Introduction – Piers Burton-Page

Schumann: Songs from Dichterliebe, Op. 48 – words by Heinrich Heine
Alex Poulton (Baritone), Valentina Seferinova (Piano)

Schumann: Fantasy Pieces for cello and piano Op. 73
Mikhail Lezdkan ('Cello), Angela Zanders (Piano)

Readings – Martin Muncaster

Schumann: Two Songs

** Short pause – 5 minutes – please return to your seat promptly **

Part Two: Impressionism and after.

Claude Debussy: Two Pieces - Arabesque No. 1 : La Cathédrale Engloutie (the Sunken Cathedral)
Valentina Seferinova (Piano)

Readings – Martin Muncaster

Dmitri Shostakovich: Sonata for cello and piano, Op. 40, movements 2,3 & 4
Mikhail Lezdkan ('Cello), Valentina Seferinova (Piano)

** Interval – 20 minutes – refreshments in the Seward Room **

Part Three: Towards Today

Olivier Messiaen: Quartet for the End of Time (1944)
Robert Blanken (Clarinet) ; Dorry Macaulay (Violin) ; Mikhail Lezdkan ('Cello) ; Angela Zanders (Piano)

Towards Today Buriton 23 April 2017
Saturday 27th May 2017- 7:00pm - Winchester Russian Circle, Music School of Winchester College, Culver Road, Winchester, SO23 9JF

Full Evening Two Piano Concert, with Interval.

with my colleague

Peter Rhodes (former Royal Academy of Music, London)

More information about Peter at https://www.linkedin.com/in/peter-rhodes

Programme :-

Rachmaninov – Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Op. 43 (Composer's 2 Piano transcription)

Rachmaninov – Prelude in C sharp minor (original transcription for 2 pianos by the composer)


Shostakovich – Concertino Op. 94 for 2 pianos.

Vladigeuroff – Pesen (Song/Chant) Op. 21 No. 2 (for 4 hands 2 pianos)

Vladigeuroff - Mar Dimitro Iyo Op. 23 No. 2 (for 4 hands 2 pianos)

Dvořák – Slavonic Dances Op. 46 Nos. 1, 3, 4, 8 (for 4 hands 1 piano)


Tickets : Adults - £15 : Children 12-15Yrs £5 : Children Under 12 - Free

How did it go ? ; contact Charles O'Flynn at winchester@russiancircle.org

or by telephone on 07739 517 571  or  0845 269 962 5


Thursday 15th June 2017 6:30pm for 7:30pm, Festival Hall, Heath Road, Petersfield, Hants, GU31 4EA

Petersfield Orchestra 15 June 2017

Petersfield Orchestra : Follow Petersfield Orchestra on Facebook.

Conductor : Nicholas Bromilow

How did it go ?

Contact Petersfield Orchestra Chairman Steve Bartholemew on 07739 177720

See 'Repetoire Concertante' page for YouTube links


Sunday 18 June - 7:30pm. Royal Marines Museum Southsea, Portsmouth, PO4 9PX

Solent Chamber Orchestra


Royal Marines Museum, Southsea, Portsmouth PO4 9PX

I was part of the Chamber Orchestra - taking the Harpsichord part in

Bach's 'Concerto in A major for Oboe d'Amore'.

See poster to the right for other items in the programme.

Also in the programme is :-

Jon Yates, who was professor of trumpet at the Royal Marines School of Music, is playing

'The Unanswered Question' by Charles Ives

Solent Chamber Orchestra - Valentina Seferinova
Saturday 1st July 2017 - 7:30 pm Clifton Cathedral, Clifton Park, Avon, Bristol, BS8 3BX

Guest Soloist with The Brunel Sinfonia (Leader : Tom Budden)

for a performance of Rachmaninov's " Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini Op 43"


Claude Debussy - Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Sergei Rachmaninov - Rhapsody On A Theme by Paganini Op. 43 (Soloist : Valentina Seferinova)

Camille Saint-Saëns - Symphony No.3 (Organ)


Conductor : Mark Gateshill

Brunel Sinfonia 1 July 2017