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Review: Louise Cournarie's St Peter's recital before a very appreciative audience

Written by Christopher Rogers on .

Review:  Louise Cournarie's St Peter's recital before a very appreciative audience

The latest of the ‘Brilliant Young Pianists’ at Saint Peter’s Church (May 10) was Louise Cournarie, who says she loved playing the St Peter's piano and would like to come back again to give another recital.  And from the enthusiastic reception she got from the audience, she would surely be

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REVIEW: Anna Zassimova returns to St Peter's Church - with music both warm and melancholic - all beautifully played

Written by Christopher Rogers on .

REVIEW:  Anna Zassimova returns to St Peter's Church - with music both warm and melancholic - all beautifully played

 

The latest of the ‘Brilliant Young Pianists in Saint Peter’s Church took place on Sunday (April 19) and was given by the young Russian pianist Anna Zassimova - her second visit to Saint Peter’s.  

Anna was born in Moscow and began her studies there at the Gnessin Russian

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Summertime by Vanessa Lafaye - review

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Summertime by Vanessa Lafaye - review

A small town is flung into the worst hurricane in US history in Summertime, Marlborough author Vanessa Lafaye's first published novel.

Summertimewas inspired by a real storm wreaking devastation in 1930s Florida. Taking the brunt of it was a segregated seaside community and a nearby makeshift camp of disenfranchised and

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A virtuoso recital at St Peter’s Church – with a musical gallery full of paintings

Written by Christopher Rogers on .

A virtuoso recital at St Peter’s Church – with a musical gallery full of paintings

 

The Brilliant Young Pianists series of recitals at St Peter’s Church welcomed the return of John Paul Ekins on Sunday (January 18) and this time he was playing to support  the Marlborough branch of  ‘Save the Children’.   It was his third visit to Marlborough.

John Paul graduated from

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Review: Fireworks in St Peter’s - piano recital for four hands in the Brilliant Young Musicians series

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Review: Fireworks in St Peter’s - piano recital for four hands in the Brilliant Young Musicians series

 

Janneke Brits and James Kreiling have performed individually at St Peter’s Church for the Marlborough Brandt Group, but on Sunday (November 23), the pair, now married, performed together in a spectacular programme of piano duets.

The recital was the second in the 2014-2015 series organised by Nick Maurice to

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