Peter Sheppard Skærved: Music for the Cast Courts
The Victoria & Albert Museum have just posted a short film `Music for the Cast Courts’ – On the 14 September 2012, violinist Peter Sheppard Skærved brought two composers, Nigel Clarke and David Gorton, with a virtuoso horn-player, Carly Lake, to the Cast Courts at the Victoria & Albert Museum. They set music old and new, from North and South, in the dramatic context of this wonderful space and its unmatched collection.
Music by Nigel Clarke, David Gorton, Michael Alec Rose, Bach, Biber, Messiaen and Jolivet. Interviews with Peter Sheppard Skærved, Marjorie Trusted (Senior Curator of Sculpture at the V&A), Carly Lake, David Gorton and Nigel Clarke.