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Glasgow Study Day

Glasgow University Study Day Among events planned for the 50th anniversary of Chisholm’s death next year is a Study Day on 5/6/7 June 2015 organised by the Glasgow University Centre for Open Studies. A similar event, held in 2004 to…

News and Events Update

Among events planned for the 50th anniversary of Chisholm’s death next year is a Study Day on 5/6/7 June 2015 organised by the Glasgow University Centre for Open Studies. A similar event, held in 2004 to mark the centenary of…

Letter from Sorabji (March 1956)

We came across this letter from Kaikhosru Sorabji who was a friend and contemporary of Erik’s. The letter is dated 4-6th March 1956, Sorabji was living at “Rowbarrow” Townsend Meade Corfe Castle in Dorset at the time. The work mentioned…

Erik’s Degree

  We cams across the paper announcing Erik’s Doctorate in Music from the University of Edinburgh on Saturday 20th October 1934 the other day. It is reproduced below together with the hand amended certificate..  

Opera Video

Two new videos of the Erik Chisholm operas Dark Sonnet and The Pardoner’s Tale are now available to view on the main website or via You Tube. These performances are from the 2004 productions at the Little Theater at the…

“New” Piano Scores

For the first time in over 80 years the piano scores of Dance Bachanal and Viewed from a Starpoint are now available to buy and download on the website. Dance Bachanal is a bold piece, sub-titled A Riot In Colour,…

Concert Reviews

The concert last Monday in Glasgow appears to have been well received. Two on-line reviews. http://bachtrack.com/review-macmillan-gowdie-glasgow-march-2014 http://www.theguardian.com/music/2014/mar/11/bbcsso-james-macmillan-classical-review

Monday 10th March

BBC SSO Orchestra Concert, City Halls Glasgow, Monday 10th March  2014 at 7.30pm To mark Commonwealth Day and the forthcoming games in Glasgow, the BBC Symphony Orchestra presents a concert of music associated with Glasgow and the West of Scotland…

Many More Visitors to Website

Many More Visitors to Website

The new website is now attracting about 66,000 visitors a month. We believe all  information our readers  seek can be easily found,  but welcome your comments. To celebrate we are are giving away to visitors a CD for new ideas…

Music Scores

All Chisholm’s music for Piano has been typeset, catalouged, and may now be purchased on the website . A large body of non-piano works (vocal, choral, orchestral, chamber music) has also been been typeset. and added to the website. Downloads…