Author: Jenni

Revolution featured in How does it make you feel..?

On Saturday 14th November, Chris Beales and Fiona Talkington will be talking about the emotion behind climate change as part of Reading Climate Festival 2020. As part of it I’ve spoken to Aldworth Philharmonic Orchestra‘s MD Andrew Taylor about the piece they commissioned as part of Aldworth’s Young Composer Award back in 2014, Revolutions. Tune…
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Cirrus (solo piano)

I’m pleased to be able to share a recording of Cirrus. This is the partner piece to Nuages, posted a few months ago, and forms another part of the weather collection of piano pieces. Please excuse the slightly out of tune piano and creaking piano stool (both due to be sorted in the next month…
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The Blessing of the Road-born child part of Songs and Sounds’ online concert, 31st July

Jenni and Graham Palmer‘s piece The Blessing of the Road-born child will feature in Songs and Sounds‘ online concert today (Friday 31st July, 7pm), created and presented by Donna Lennard and Gavin Roberts. Called A Mother’s Voice: Part 1, the concert will explore motherhood through music, including music from composers Ben Graves and Emily Hall…
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Michael Tallino and Riley McKinch perform Bells in the Rain and Earthrise

In the strangeness of the world as it stands at the moment, it’s wonderful to hear of performances still going on. Many thanks to Michael Tallino and Riley McKinch for including two of my art songs – Bells in the Rain (setting of a text by Elinor Wylie) and Earthrise (written in collaboration with Graham…
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Nuages (solo piano)

Here’s Nuages – my latest piano piece. One of a pair, it’s inspired by white cumulonimbus in a blue sky. Please excuse the odd dodgy edit and wrong note (lockdown recording in a busy house is tricky!). Nuages is one of a pair – keep an eye out for me sharing its partner piece soon,…
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