Richard MARKHAM

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-06-23
Education Wintringham GS Grimsby, Royal Acad of Music, privately with Shirley Kemp and Max Pirani
Books & Publications
Recreations travelling, theatre, playing cards, dining out, naturism
Clubs ISM
Style Richard Markham, Esq
Career concert pianist; London debut as soloist with Eng Chamber Orch under Raymond Leppard (Queen Elizabeth Hall) 1974, has toured internationally with >qv1qv2<28468>qv3<, >ir<, (Nettle-Markham Piano Duo), also with Raphael Wallfisch (cello) and Burlington Piano Trio; solo and piano duo performances at: Royal Festival Hall, Royal Albert Hall, Barbican Hall and at various major festivals incl BBC Proms; ARAM 1983; >ir< incl: works by Kabalevsky, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov (with Raphael Wallfisch, cello) 1976, Stravinsky's Rite of Spring and Petrushka (with David Nettle) 1984, Holst's The Planets 1985, Dyson's The Blacksmiths (with RCM Chamber Choir and RPO, 1987), Elgar's From the Bavarian Highlands 1987, Holst's Folksongs and works by Delius and Grainger 1988, Scenes from (Bernstein's) West Side Story (arranged and performed with David Nettle), Grainger's Fantasy on (Gershwin's) Porgy and Bess and Bennett's Four Piece Suite 1988, Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle (with soloists Field, Owens, Barham and Tomlinson and CBSO chorus) 1990, South of The Border - Latin American Songs with Jill Gomez (with two pianos and NPO) 1990, Nettle and Markham in England 1993, Arnold's Concerto for Piano Duet 1993, Concerto for Two Pianos 1994, Nettle and Markham in France 1995, Brahms' Two-Piano Works 2006, Saint-Saens' Carnival of Animals and Poulenc's Babar the Elephant (with Jeremy Nicholas) 2007; >ir< Nora Naismith Scholarship 1969-72, prizewinner Geneva Int Competition 1972, Countess of Munster Musical Tst Awards 1973 and 1974, Frederick Shinn Fellowship 1975, Gulbenkian Fndn Fellowship 1976-78, Music Retailers Assoc Award for Best Chamber Music Record 1985
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Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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