Thomas Carroll receives critical acclaim

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 5th June 2011

Cellist, Thomas Carroll and pianist, Llyr Williams receive high critical acclaim for his debut CD on the Orchid Classics label.

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Thomas Carroll talks about his debut CD

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 2nd June 2011

Orchid Classics release an evocative and thought provoking promotional video for Thomas Carroll’s recently released CD, entitled ‘Vienna’

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Tasmin wins major award at Classical Brits

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 25th May 2011

Congratulations to Tasmin Little who won the ‘Critic’s Award’ for her recording of the Elgar Violin Concerto with the RSNO and Sir Andrew Davis at the Classical Brits in May 2011.

Tasmin signs with Chandos

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 24th May 2011

Tasmin Little signs an exclusive contract with Chandos Records. Her highly acclaimed recording of Elgar’s Violin Concerto has quickly become one of the top-selling UK classical releases. Future Chandos releases featuring Tasmin include the Delius Violin Concerto, Delius Double Concerto (with Paul Watkins, cello, both recordings with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under Sir Andrew Davis) and Beethoven Triple Concerto (with Paul Watkins, Howard Shelley and the Orchestra of Opera North).

Tasmin Little at the Royal Albert Hall

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 21st May 2011

Tasmin Little performs Elgar Violin Concerto at the BBC Proms on 2 August with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Sir Andrew Davis.

Tasmin will also perform the Elgar with the BBC Ulster Orchestra and Jac van Steen on 21 October 2011 and with the RSNO/Sir Andrew Davis on 3 February 2012.

London Conchord Ensemble

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 20th May 2011

London Conchord Ensemble have returned from a hugely successful concert at the Library of Congress in Washington. They received two standing ovations from a delighted audience and the music critic at the Washington Post wrote of the ensemble’s ‘luminous sound’, ‘energy’, ‘elegance’ and ‘vibrancy’.

The Olympianist

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 19th May 2011

We would like to send a huge thank you very many UK presenters for their unprecedented support of this project. We have now filled 19 of the 20 available recital slots and are just exploring opportunities for the one remaining recital on 25 May on the North East coast of Scotland (between Stirling and Boat of Garten).

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Happy 10th Birthday to London Conchord Ensemble

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 22nd February 2011

London Conchord Ensemble celebrate their 10th birthday in 2012.  Established in 2002 to perform and explore the mixed chamber music repertoire the ensemble have established themselves as one of the foremost chamber music ensembles on the international scene.

We invite all presenters who wish to join our celebrations to be in touch directly with Sinead O’Carroll, for programme and tour information.

London Conchord Ensemble visit Washington

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 22nd February 2011

London Conchord Ensemble make their debut at the prestigious chamber music series at the Library of Congress in Washington on 8 April 2011.

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The Olympianist

Posted By: Sinead O'Carroll, 20th February 2011

The Olympianist and O’Carroll Artist & Project Management wish to send a huge thank you to all the presenters around Britain who have given such marvellous support to this project. This unique project conceived by a rather special and generous musician, the pianist Anthony Hewitt, who is giving an enormous amount of his time, both prior to and during the event, to raise money for three key charities. To see the current schedule of concerts on this marathon cycle please click here