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Christina Lawrie

pianist
#ConcertFromOurLivingRoom -
NEWS - 22nd November #ConcertFromOurLivingRoom postponed until Sunday 6th December at 4 pm.

Christina and Marcus are thrilled to have been asked to record a Christmas 2020 concert at a very special Scottish venue (more details to follow!), so we have postponed the 22nd November #ConcertFromOurLivingRoom until Sunday 6th December at 4 pm. We will post further details of the date and time of the Christmas concert very soon. Programme will include Vivaldi's Winter Concerto, and some Beethoven, in tribute to the composer's birth in December 250 years ago.


Please click here for Sunday's playlist:

Marcus Barcham Stevens (violin)
Christina Lawrie (piano)

You can still view our Mothering Sunday 22nd March, 29th March Easter, Sunday 12th April and 26th April Cesar Franck Sonata,10th May, 24th May, 7th June, 21st June, 5th July 19th July, 2nd August, 16th August, 30th August, 13th September, 27th September, 11th October and 25th October concerts on our YouTube channel.
Please click here to listen to previous performances:
YuTube Christina Lawrie
 

UPDATE
Heartfelt thanks to all who tuned in for our concert last week. We are so touched by the lovely messages we have received from near and far. I will collate them soon. In the meantime, here are 2 of them.

"Your recital last Sunday was an absolute joy and such a symbol of hope in these difficult times"

"Thank you so much for treating us to this wonderful music. It is wonderful to be able to hear such a professional performance and a real tonic in a frightening time"

A lovely article in The Dundee Courier about the concert:

At this time of isolation and lockdown, we all need some comfort, and a sense of connection. Please keep sending messages, feedback and questions!

Due to Covid19, concert halls all over the world are shutting down.
Christina Lawrie and her violinist husband Marcus Barcham-Stevens (Scottish Chamber Orchestra Principal 2nd Violin, Co-leader, Britten Sinfonia) want to keep the music going and will broadcast regular concerts of violin and piano music from their living room.

#ConcertFromOurLivingRoom
The links to Christina & Marcus's concerts are available here

Donations:
#ConcertFromOurLivingRoom is free to watch, with a voluntary suggested donation of 5. We want to share the music and bring joy, solace, and a sense of community and connectedness, so please do not feel obliged to donate!

Please click paypal.me/ChristinaandMarcus to donate by Paypal

Marcus Barcham Stevens (violin)
Christina Lawrie (piano)
http://www.christinalawrie.com
http://www.twitter.com/piano_christina




The CD which Christina released with violinist Harriet Mackenzie has been well-received and has received excellent reviews from around Europe. Having already been broadcast by BBC Classics Unwrapped, the duo were also featured by the classical radio programme France Musique.  (28 min 55 sec into the programme until 42 min 5 sec)
 



Harriet and Christina





New website - click here to visit



 



Christina's CD is featured in the BBC Music Magazine November 2014. Please contact Christina to order a copy (12 inc. p+ p) - click here

click here to view page 21 of BBC Music Magazine
or view review on articles page






Click here for Concerts.

Listen to live recordings of Christina playing Chopin and Grieg.

 

"... a bravura performance of Grieg's Piano Concerto" with the RSNO ..Dundee Courier

 

"Christina Lawrie is a young pianist of formidable intellect and boundless technique...Fantastic playing" ..The Observer

 

"Christina Lawrie is a wholly natural musician." ... Classical Source

 

"... a very gifted young player" .. Musical Opinion

 

 

 

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