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Daylight Music 242

My final Daylight Music of 2016 and another busy afternoon photographing the event.

Steve Reich at 80

I thought I’d get last minute cheap seats to for the Barbican’s Steve Reich celebration. I’m not his biggest fan and find …

Daylight Music 236

So another weekend covering Daylight Music. This week, covering for a photographer who dropped out. But I was really glad they did …

Daylight Music 233

My first session of the Autumn season of Daylight, so an early rise to capture as much of the soundcheck as possible …

Daylight Music 231

This week’s daylight music featured another eclectic mix with the Hermes Experiment, Lisa Knapp and the Cecil Sharp House Choir. As usual, …

Daylight Music – Piano Day

Leaving the best session to last, Piano day at Daylight music was pretty sublime with sets from from Ivan Ilić, Haiku Salut, …

James MacMillan at the Barbican

An interesting afternoon of Easter music at the Barbican with James MacMillan’s ‘Seven Last Words from the Cross’. It’s an interesting piece …

Daylight Music 214

On duty this weekend photographing Daylight Music. I have to admit, I wasn’t looking forward to this weeks, both musically and from …

Daylight Music 212

An interesting Daylight Music this week. The theme was ‘time travel’, although I’m not sure that was born out through the music. …

Daylight Music 24th October 2015

Nice afternoon of music from the Iskra String Quartet who celebrated their 10th anniversary with some of their friends and collaborators, Minotaur …

Daylight Music 200

Today was the 200th Daylight Music. To celebrate they had decided to hold a mini photo exhibition with photographs by many of …

Poppy Ackroyd at Kings Place

A few months ago I was really impressed by Poppy Ackroyd when she played at Daylight Music, so I thought I’d catch …

Prom 14 and 15

My first two nights at the main Proms. Prom 14: Prokofiev – the piano concertos, and Prom 15: Prokofiev, Qigang Chen & …