BBC Radio 3

Today’s Event

Tuesday 2nd June AFTERNOON on RADIO 3 The BBC Scottish Orchestra, conducted by Michael Collins plays: 2.00 Mozart Idomeneo, re di Creta 2.25 Erik Chisholm Violin Concerto,  soloist Matthew Trusler 3.00 Bartok Suite No 2 for small orchestra If you missed the…

Violin Concerto Review

Review: BBCSSO, Collins, Trusler First published in The Herald on 24 April, 2015 On June 8 it will be 50 years since the death of Erik Chisholm — pianist, organist, conductor, concert promoter, musicologist, educator, Scotland’s greatest 20th century composer…

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…

Radio 3 Breakfast

The proposal to play music from the Hyperion CD of Chisholm’s Piano Concertos 1 and 2 at 7.30 to 8am was flashed on the ECT website for Monday 14th October. This was a personal request from Antony Howard who emailed…

Chisholm on Radio 3

Listen in to Erik Chisholm: Monday 14th October on Radio 3 Breakfast with Petroc Trelawny The proposal is to play a selection from the Hyperion CD of his Piano Concertos 1 and 2 at 7.30 to 8am.  Precise time and…

Radio Broadcast

To date there have been few radio broadcasts of Chisholm’s CD’s on UK radio. In Cape Town, on the other hand, Chisholm’s second daughter Sheila and others, have for years regularly broadcast Chisholm’s music on ‘Fine Music Radio’. We are…