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Played in the fantastic opera by George Benjamin in January this year with amazing soprano Barbara Hannigan. Lots of exotic instruments. I was playing Indian Tabla.
Playing this year at both Royal Ballet and Royal Opera House
I played cimbalom in Chichester in Fiddler on the Roof this Summer. A completely new arrangement of the original old Topol show with a real ethnic Klezmer feel, onstage band and everything. Fiddler on the Roof Chichester
My recent trip to Brisbane with the Royal Ballet playing dulcimers in The Winter’s Tale. 7 fantastic shows at Queensland Arts Center Brisbane then a couple of weeks touring round the Sunshine Coast. Brilliant fun. Brisbane 1 Brisbane 2 Brisbane … Continue reading
This a recording from 15 March 2017 Hackney Empire of me playing the theme from The Ipcress File with the BBC Radio Orchestra on Friday Night is Music Night. I am playing the original the instrument John Leach played for … Continue reading
I’m here playing the marimba cadenza from Ave Maris Stella in St. Magnus Cathedral Kirkwall Orkney in 1978.
This is the new CD from Adrian Varela premiered at this year’s 3 Choirs Festival in Gloucester Guildhall. Great gig.
June 10th June was our last show of the 2016 run of The Winter’s Tale at The Royal Opera House. Here is the stage band, Martine, Squeezy and the Shed Builders.
The One Show BBC 6th Jan 2016. Great fun doing Dickensian on the One Show.