Peter Fribbins

June 2019

23 June

Many thanks indeed to Heidi Bennett, George Vass and Orchestra Nova for such a beautifully performed UK premiere of my Soliloquies for Trumpet & Strings last night in St Albans, and thank you to the St Albans Choral Society for hosting it (thanks also to Sophie Heywood for the photo!)

20 June
Many thanks to Simon Smith for his beautiful performances of my Violin Sonata in the Hertfordshire Festival of Music, the last one in this astonishing medieval church in Bengeo near Hertford.
Peter with the rest of the wonderful Harmonia Caelestis ensemble! — with James Francis Brown and Simon Smith.

May 2019
Da Vinci Publishing
Peter Fribbins: Bagatelles for Soprano Sax and Piano

6 April 2019
Ji-Yeoun You and Burkhard Maiß following the German premiere of the Sonata for Solo Violin, and 'Ghosts'
for piano, in the excellent Flaneure Series in Berlin.

26 February 2019
In Avignon, rehearsing with the remarkable Yardani Torres-Maiani and Nathalie Forthomme,
for the performance of my 'Dances & Laments' in the beautiful La Mirande on the 27th.

22 February 2019
Wonderful to hear my Violin Sonata at the Royal College of Music this afternoon, performed so beautifully
by my friend Alberto Bologni, visiting from the Lucca Conservatoire.

January 2019
Dress rehearsal in the Berlin Philharmonie for tonight's premiere of Soliloquies for Trumpet & Strings -
with the wonderful Soeren Linke, Jürgen Bruns and Berlin Kammersymphonie Orchestra.

April 2018
On the Italian label Sheva – Peter's Nocturne for piano performed by Alessandro Vena
Sheva 192
Sheva 192

February 2018
Photo of Peter and violinist Alberto Bologni following the UK premiere of
Peter's Sonata for solo Violin in February 2018,
at the Estorick Collection, Gallery of Italian Art in London.

July 2017
Delighted to announce the imminent release on CD and download, at the end of July, of a new disc
of orchestral and instrumental music on Resonus Classics - the Violin Concerto, 'Capriccio', In Xanadu,
and the Soliloquies for Trumpet & Strings.
Many thanks in particular to the wonderful Royal Scottish National Orchestra and conductor
Robertas Servenikas, Philippe Graffin, Chris Hart, Paul Edmund-Davies, John Anderson, Michael Whight,
Laurence Davies, Rebecca Martens, Michael Ponder, Richard Scott and Adam Binks.
resonus website link

March 2017
A new CD release in Italy contains a piece of Peter's (on a double CD of Liszt’s entire works for violin and piano).
"... that which echoes in Eternity" (Alberto Bologni, violin, & Giuseppe Bruno, piano).
Sheva Records
Sheva 171

10th September 2016
German premiere of Violin Concerto at the Berlin Konzerthaus,
with conductor Jürgen Bruns and Kammersymphonie Berlin:
Violinist Philippe Graffin (with conductor Jürgen Bruns and Kammersymphonie Berlin).
After the premiere (from right to left): PF; the British Ambassador to Germany, Sir Sebastian Wood;
his wife Mrs Sirinat Wood; the conductor of Kammersymphonie Berlin, Jürgen Bruns;
the South Korean Ambassador to Germany with his wife.
27th and 28th September 2016 – recording of the Violin Concerto with Philippe Graffin
and the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, conducted by Robertas Servenikas
(PF with conductor Robertas Servenikas and Philippe Graffin)