Meet the artists #3 – Tasmin Little
15 January 2021
In the third episode of our series of musical conversations with some of CSM’s 2020 artists, Freya chats with the celebrated violinist Tasmin Little. Tasmin and Freya delve into the music of Frederick Delius and discuss what it was like to know Yehudi Menuhin as a little girl, music education, and what Tasmin will be getting up to in 2021 after retiring from the concert platform.
Meet the artists #2 – Mark Austin
16 September 2020
In the second episode of our series of musical conversations with some of CSM’s 2020 artists, Freya chats with the conductor and pianist Mark Austin. Mark’s orchestra, Faust Chamber Orchestra, were due to be performing Wagner’s intensely beautiful ‘Siegfried Idyll’ at the 2020 festival Finale. In this conversation Mark and Freya discuss that work, and explore the role of a conductor and the story behind Faust Chamber Orchestra.
Meet the artists #1 – Graham Walker
1 August 2020
In the first episode of our new series of musical conversations with some of CSM’s 2020 artists, CSM Festival Director Freya Goldmark chats with local cellist and co-founder of Classico Latino, Graham Walker. Join us to learn more about the group’s unique fusion of Classical and Latin American sounds and rhythms – illustrated with some brilliant recordings!