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Clarinet Weekend April 2022

Delighted to announce that I shall be taking a clarinet weekend for http://www.jazzsmart.com/ on April 9th  and 10th 2022. Clarinet players of all standards welcome. We’ll play group pieces and there …

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Isolation Lament and Dance

My new piece for solo clarinettist (and tapping foot) has just been published by Queen’s Temple Publications! Written during lockdown, the lament is inspired by the celtic practise of keening …

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Songsters

Does Birdsong Have the Same Origins as our Music? It’s always a privilege to work towards a performance of Messiaen’s Quartet for the End of Time, as I currently am …

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Royal Parks Half Marathon

Emma has started training for the Royal Parks Half Marathon on October 10th https://royalparkshalf.com/ She is running in aid of Unicef and would be very grateful if you are able …

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Summer concerts!

I’m thrilled to be able announce 2 concerts for live audiences coming up: June 12th at the Wigmore Hall, London, a recital of Mozart, Weber, Bernstein, Poulenc, Emma Johnson with …

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Resonance

Sometimes wind players are under the impression that the sound they make is purely due to their instrument. They create  oscillations in air flow by blowing across a reed, or …

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New video for Spring

During a difficult time for performing musicians, it has been a great pleasure to be able to make four videos with pianist, John Lenehan for Absolute Classics. I’m delighted to …

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One-hit Wonders

Last year I had the pleasure of meeting the Beethoven scholar, Jonathan del Mar. I was just about to give a performance of Vittorio Monti’s Czardas, so we fell to …

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New Video

I’m delighted to announce my new video for Absolute Classics will be available to view from February 19th. John Lenehan and I will play the beautiful and tender opening to …

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