Peter Fender

Gustav Mahler
July 18, 2017

Peter is delighted to have been asked to provide a transicription of a piece of film music for a recording to be made by the Denner Clarinet Ensemble from Sicily. He has chosen Mahler's Adagietto (from his 5th symphony) which was memorably used in the Luchino Visconti film ...

June 05, 2017

A great day was had last Saturday, 3 June, as Peter lead a workshop on symphonies by Haydn and Vorisek in central London. An orchestra numbering 32 (an ideal size) admirably negotiated the many notes of symphony 99 by Haydn and ...

Scicli town centre
April 06, 2017

Each year Peter runs an orchestral course in the stunningly beautiful south eastern part of Sicily. This year is no exception! The course runs for the final week of July and will include a concert in its base of Scicli, which will include three ...

Gustac Mahler
April 06, 2017

Peter is delighted that he will be conducting Mahler's mamoth second symphony for the second time in September. Nicknamed 'Resurrection' this is possibly the most popular of Mahler's symphonies. It certainly contains a vast array of music - from distant horns ...

Philip Glass - by Steve Pyke
March 06, 2017

Peter è molto contento che dirigerò la premiere inglese della sinfonia 8 di Philip Glass domenica 12 marzo. Questo brano è stato scelto perché entra bene con gli altri brani nel concerto - era dopo la prima prova che Peter ha reso conto ...

January 24, 2017

Peter will be directing a performance of Haydn's great work 'The Creation' on Sunday 26 February. This will be the culmination of a weekend of work on the piece, which begins on Saturday afternoon. The weekend is a fundraising initiative - half of the proceeds ...

November 22, 2016

Peter ha appena compiuto una nouva composizione per un ensemble dei flauti dolci. '3 Miniatures' dura 4 minuti, ma contiene una varietà dei stili musicali e delle techniche per i flauti dolci. È scritto per un ensemble medio o grande (cioè più di una ...

Il direttore vitruviano
November 16, 2016

Peter ha avuto una sessione ottima di foto nell'estate con Sarah Cresswell - una talenta fantastica! Due foto da quella sessione sono adesso sulla pagina Photos - compresa la foto 'Il Direttore Vitruviano' ...!

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