NB During COVID 19, while concerts are cancelled, Maria is delighted to invite you to #7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – a new live series each Monday at 7pm on her Facebook page from May 4th 2020 onwards. Click on the link below to tune into the live performance to hear a premiere of a new piano work each week:
8-9 January 2020 – King’s College School Cambridge Scholar’s Recital
An annual event, coaching, accompanying and performing with the oustanding choristers and young musician at King’s.
26 January 2020 – Shipley Arts Festival Launch 2020
An annual event, launching the Shipley Arts Festival; Maria is attending as pianist-in-residence.
11 February 2020 – Blüthner Pianos at the Lansdowne Club, London
Maria performs an evening solo piano recital at the exclusive Lansdowne Club to celebrate Valentine’s Day featuring works by Beethoven, Liszt, Granados and Clara Schumann:
14 February 2020 – Trio concert for Toovey’s Auctioneers
The Stradivarius Trio perform in a concert to celebrate Tooveys.
21 March 2020 – Park Lane Group Auditions – POSTPONED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
Working as panel member selecting musicians for PLG performances.
24 March 2020 – National Literacy Trust at Goldsmiths’ Hall, London – POSTPONED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
Maria returns in a private function to perform for the National Literacy Trust.
29 March 2020 – Shipley Arts Festival Opening at Leonardslee Gardens – POSTPONED to 11 October 2020 DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
15 April 2020 – Solo piano recital at the Plough Arts Centre, Devon – CANCELLED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
1 May 2020 – Brighton Festival Fringe – Piano 1 in Carmina Burana – CANCELLED/POSTPONED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
4 May 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Launch of a new series premiering a new piano work LIVE each Monday Night through Maria’s Facebook page! Maria gives the concert performance of Joanna Gill’s ‘Colourful Symmetry’ to launch the series.
11 May 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Launch of a new series premiering a new piano work LIVE each Monday Night through Maria’s Facebook page! Maria premieres Mike Abrams’ ‘Moody Monday’:
14 May 2020 – National Liberal Club, London – Stradivarius Piano Trio evening concert – Previous footage scheduled on zoom
18 May 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Launch of a new series premiering a new piano work LIVE each Monday Night through Maria’s Facebook page! Maria premieres Charlotte Botterill’s ‘Nocturne in E major:
25 May 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Jeremy Rawson’s ‘Simple Piece’ No. 5 in F minor:
1 June 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Martin Ash’s ‘Andalusian Sheep Bells’:
7 June 2020 – Shipley Arts Festival concert at Warnham Park – Stradivarius Piano Trio – Previous footage and virtual music scheduled for online concert on zoom
8 June 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Tara Guram’s ‘Cul-de-Sac’:
15 June 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Ng Yu Hng’s ‘Stained Glass’:
22 June 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Julian Marczak’s ‘A Song for Shuna’:
27 June 2020 – Opus 48 concert of Rossini’s Petite Messe Solenelle with David Crown – CANCELLED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
29 June 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Dan Edwards’: ‘A Moment to Think’:
6 July 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Jorge Ramos’ ‘Miniatura á volta de um tema’:
11 July 2020 – St John’s Downshire Hill Summer Concert – CANCELLED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
Conducting All Souls Choir in a popular concert of summer choral classics.
13 July 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Stephen Horsman’s ‘Eventide’:
20 July 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm has found a new home: the exclusive Blüthner Piano Centre in London! Listen online to Colleen Muriel’s live premiere ‘Pliés for Monday’:
27 July – BBC Radio 3 In Tune – Maria speaks to Sean Rafferty live on air about her 7 Notes project! Listen back here on BBC Iplayer at 43.30:
27 July 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Roderick Williams’ ‘Chaconne at Five’ at Blüthner Piano Centre! Listen online here:
3 August 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Mathew Sear’s ‘Hommage To Beethoven’! Listen online here:
8 August 2020 – Beethoven’s Choral Fantasia at Birmingham Town Hall with TRBC and the English Symphony Orchestra conducted by Brian Kay – CANCELLED DUE TO CORONOVIRUS
10 August 2020 – 7 Notes in 7 Days at 7pm – Maria premieres Keane Southard’s ‘Prelude No. 17 for the Left Hand’ live at Blüthner Piano Centre ‘! Listen online here:
10 January 2019- King’s College School Cambridge Scholar’s Recital
Coaching and accompanying the outstanding choristers and young musicians at King’s College School.
13 January 2019 – Celebration Concert for Madeleine McGrath
Accompanying members of the BBC Symphony Chorus, the Royal Opera House Thurrock Community Chorus and soloist Laura Williams.
27 January 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Launch Event at Sedgwick Park
Conducting members of the Bernardi Music Group and String Academy in performances of Bach and Jon Lord to open the SAF19 Festival.
9 March 2019 – Tredici Chamber Choir masterclass
Accompanying the Tredici Chamber Choir in a masterclass with Robert Dean in Bach’s Mass in B minor.
20 March 2019 – Rossana, London
A private performance with Andrew Bernardi, violin, for guests at Rossana.
29 March 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Opening Concert
A Stradivarius Piano Trio concert at the picturesque Leonardslee Gardens featuring Piazzolla’s Four Seasons:
5 May 2019 – Symphonic Townend at the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne
Litolff: Scherzo for Solo Piano and Orchestra with All Souls Orchestra conducted by Noël Tredinnick
10 May 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Concert in London
A Stradivarius Piano Trio concert featuring Clara Schumann’s Trio and Roderick Williams’ ‘Knepp Castle’ Trio:
1 June 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Concert
The Bernardi Music Group perform chamber music favourites at Warnham Park including Schumann’s Piano Quartet:
4 June 2019 – Lunchtime Concert at Chapel Royal, Brighton
A solo piano recital featuring works by Handel, Clara Schumann and Roderick Williams:
7 June 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Concert
A programme of chamber music with the Bernardi Music Group featuring movements from Messaien’s ‘Quartet for the End of Time’
8 June 2019 – Noël Tredinnick ‘This is your Life’ concert at All Souls Church, Langham Place
Litolff: Scherzo for Solo Piano and Orchestra with All Souls Orchestra with Noël Tredinnick
9 June 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival Concert
The Stradivarius Piano Trio perform with Roderick Williams in a chamber music soiree at Knepp Castle:
16 June 2019 – Burford Festival Finale Concert
A concerto performance of Shostakovich’s 2nd Piano Concerto and Beethoven’s Choral Fantasia conducted by Brian Kay as the final concert of the acclaimed Burford Festival:
27 June 2019 – Stradivarius Piano Trio concert
A recital in the Plough Arts Centre featuring chamber music by Beethoven, Clara Schumann and Schubert:
30 June 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival concert
A concert with the Bernardi Music Group featuring Jon Lord’s ‘To Notice Such Things’:
5 July 2019 – All Souls Choir Summer Concert at St John’s Downshire Hill
Conducting the All Souls Choir at St John’s Downshire Hill, Hampstead in a programme of Handel, Mendelssohn and Noël Tredinnick:
6 July 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival concert
A concert with the Billinghurst Choral Society and a performance of Finzi’s Eclogue with the Bernardi Music Group:
5-9 August 2019 – Trinity Sannyi Summer Music Course at Yehudi Menhuin School
Working on the faculty, coaching international pianists and performing with the Stradivarius Piano Trio in addition to Finzi’s Eclogue.
24 August 2019 – Leonardslee Gardens, Sussex
An opera night with Charlotte Broker and Ben Thaper.
6 September 2019 – Durrance Manor, Sussex
A private event featuring a chamber music recital with the Stradivarius Piano Trio
14 September 2019 – Leonardslee Gardens, Sussex
‘Last Night of the Proms’ with the Bernardi Music Group.
27 September 2019 – Shipley Arts Festival at Great Ballard School
The Stradivarius Piano Trio return to give a masterclass and perform a recital.
9-16 October 2019 – Concerts from Scratch course with Brian Kay
Maria works with esteemed conductor and a founding member of the ‘King’s Singers’ on this Concerts from Scratch trip abroad with performances and workshops.
3 November 2019 – Gloucester Music Society
As part of the 90th season of the Gloucester Music Society, Maria performs a solo recital of British piano repertoire including works by Arthur Bliss, John Ireland and Roderick Williams in addition to premiering a new work ‘Soliloquy’ by Adrian Williams.
10 November 2019 – Worthing Symphony Orchestra
Maria performs Shostakovich’s 2nd Piano Concerto conducted by John Gibbons with the Worthing Symphony Orchestra.
16 November 2019 – Prom Praise Norwich
Maria performs movements from Shostakovich’s 2nd Piano Concerto with the All Souls Orchestral in a concert of Prom Praise Favourites conducted by Michael Andrews and Conductor Emeritus Dr Noël Tredinnick. A promo video is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pp1lJQddcIo&feature=youtu.be
3 December 2019 – Mayer Brown Carol Concert
Maria Marchant conducts the All Souls Choir and the Mayer Brown Singers for an exclusive carol service at Christchurch Spitalfields.
6 December 2019 – Christmas Pudding Concert
Maria conducts choir and orchestra for an exclusive Lodge Hill charity event with Andrew Bernardi’s String Academy and special guests Dame Julie Walters and Julia Donaldson CBE:
20 December 2019 – All Souls Choir Carol Concert
Conducting the All Souls Choir and Orchestra in the BBC One Show and also in the annual Carol Concert: