I Musicanti at St Johns Smith Square, 2017-18: Alexandra and the Russians

17/08/2017

    I Musicanti and their artistic director Leon Bosch return to St John’s Smith Square for ‘Alexandra and the Russians’, a second season of work from the chamber music repertoire partnered with new commissions. While the emphasis is on grand music from the time of imperial Russia in the shape of Tchaikovsky, Glinka and […]

I Musicanti Perform at St John’s Smith Square

21/06/2016

I Musicanti are delighted to announce they will be performing a short series of concerts in the new 2016/17 season at St John’s Smith Square, London. These concerts will take place on Sunday 8th January, 3pm, Sunday 5th March, 3pm, and Sunday 28th May, 3pm. The ensemble will perform the following programmes: Sunday 8th January Mozart  Piano Quartet in Eb K493 […]

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Leon Bosch records the works of Josep Cervera-Bret

Leon Bosch records the Berceuse, Elegia and Nocturno by the recently rediscovered Catalan virtuoso Josep Cervera-Bret, with pianist Sung-Suk Kang, for his 2013 CD release on Meridian Records. “I know, in my heart of hearts, that a lot of this music that I’m recording of Cervera’s will become standard repertoire because it is just too beautiful and too good not to be enduring.”

Alces Publishing presents an interview with Leon Bosch

‘Before too long, this music will become standard repertoire. Cervera will have as esteemed a place in the bass repertoire as Bottesini does.’ As his editions of the recently discovered cache of music by the neglected 20th century Catalan virtuoso start to appear, Leon Bosch tells Jeannot Maha, editor in chief of Editions Violone and Alces Publishing, why this long lost music is such an astonishing find.