Iain Farrington
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1977
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Iain Farrington

Iain Farrington Biography (Wikipedia)

Iain Farrington (born 1977) is a British pianist, organist, composer and arranger. He performs regularly with some of the country's leading singers, instrumentalists and choirs, as well as giving solo recitals.

He studied piano at the Royal Academy of Music, London and was Organ Scholar at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle and Organ Scholar at St John's College, Cambridge. As a solo pianist, accompanist, chamber musician and organist, he has performed at Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, the Purcell Room, the BBC Proms, the Royal Opera House, and in the US, Japan, South Africa, and across Europe.

Farrington played the piano at the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympics with Rowan Atkinson (as Mr Bean), the London Symphony Orchestra and Sir Simon Rattle (and appeared as a runner in Mr Bean's dream sequence) He has made two solo piano recordings featuring his own compositions and arrangements, Fiesta! and Piano Songs. His solo performance in the Proms 2007 on the Royal Albert Hall organ was critically acclaimed. In 2013 he featured as a piano soloist in Howard Goodall's 'Story of Music' on BBC Television. He has performed the organ works of Schoenberg in concerts for the Schoenberg family in Los Angeles At the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London he performed Ligeti's Continuum for solo harpsichord in 2012.

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Iain Farrington
Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir
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Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir
William Byrd
Pavan and Gigue
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Pavan and Gigue
Gustav Holst
Ode to death Op.38
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Ode to death Op.38
Maurice Ravel
Alla Hornpipe; Allegro (Water Music, Suite No. 2 in D major)
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Alla Hornpipe; Allegro (Water Music, Suite No. 2 in D major)
Benjamin Britten
Antiphon for chorus and organ, Op 56b
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Antiphon for chorus and organ, Op 56b
Benjamin Britten
Te Deum in C major
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Te Deum in C major
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb
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Rejoice in the Lamb
Ivor Gurney
Sleep (Five Elizabethan Songs)
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Sleep (Five Elizabethan Songs)
Johannes Brahms
Ein Deutsches Requiem iv. Wie Lieblich
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Ein Deutsches Requiem iv. Wie Lieblich

Ein Deutsches Requiem iv. Wie Lieblich

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Ensemble
Yale Schola Cantorum
Conductor
Leonard Bernstein
Conchtown
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Conchtown
Viktor Ullmann
Liederbuch des Hafis op. 30, Unwiderstehliche Schönheit
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Liederbuch des Hafis op. 30, Unwiderstehliche Schönheit
Iain Farrington
Gershwinicity For Soloists And Orchestra
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Gershwinicity For Soloists And Orchestra
Iain Farrington
Gershwinicity
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Gershwinicity
Edward Elgar
Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)
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Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)

Dance (Scenes from the Bavarian Highlands)

Choir
Cambridge University Chamber Choir
Bob Chilcott
Catch A Falling Star
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Catch A Falling Star
Edward Elgar
The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)
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The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)

The Dance (From the Bavarian Highlands)

Choir
Cambridge University Chamber Choir
Iain Farrington
A Shipshape Shindig
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A Shipshape Shindig
Franz Schubert
Nacht und Traume, D827 (arr. for basson and string quintet)
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Nacht und Traume, D827 (arr. for basson and string quintet)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata for Bassoon and Cello, arr. for basson and string trio
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Sonata for Bassoon and Cello, arr. for basson and string trio
Benjamin Britten
Rejoice in the Lamb (For the mouse is a creature of great personal valour)
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Rejoice in the Lamb (For the mouse is a creature of great personal valour)
Gioachino Rossini
Petite messe solennelle (Proms 2016)
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Petite messe solennelle (Proms 2016)
Gurney, BBC Singers & Paul Brough
5 Elizabethan Songs
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5 Elizabethan Songs
Benjamin Britten
Missa brevis for boys' voices and organ (Op.63)
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Missa brevis for boys' voices and organ (Op.63)
Claude Debussy
"Oh, qu'est-ce que c'est" from Pelleas et Melisande
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"Oh, qu'est-ce que c'est" from Pelleas et Melisande
Ernest Bullock, Iain Farrington, BBC Singers & Sir David Willcocks
Give Us The Wings Of Faith - Anthem For Chorus And Organ
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Give Us The Wings Of Faith - Anthem For Chorus And Organ
Allan Clayton
Blackbird
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Blackbird
Mark Williams & Iain Farrington
Herr Gott dich loben alle wir (All people that on earth do dwell)
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Herr Gott dich loben alle wir (All people that on earth do dwell)

Herr Gott dich loben alle wir (All people that on earth do dwell)

Performer
Mark Williams & Iain Farrington
Last played on
Benjamin Britten
Hymn to St Cecilia Op.27 for chorus
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Hymn to St Cecilia Op.27 for chorus

Hymn to St Cecilia Op.27 for chorus

Singer
Margaret Feaviour, Olivia Robinson (sopranos); Margaret Cameron (alto); Christopher Bowen (tenor); Charles Gibbs (bass)
Benjamin Britten
Hymn to St Peter Op.56a for treble solo
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Hymn to St Peter Op.56a for treble solo
BBC Singers, David Hill, Benjamin Britten & Iain Farrington
Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria
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Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria

Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria

Performer
BBC Singers, David Hill, Benjamin Britten & Iain Farrington
Edward Elgar
Improvisation No. 5 in D minor (feat. Iain Farrington)
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Improvisation No. 5 in D minor (feat. Iain Farrington)
Iain Farrington
Live Wire
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Live Wire
Iain Farrington
Organ Voluntary: Fast Dance
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Organ Voluntary: Fast Dance
Iain Farrington
Animal Parade, Penguins
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Animal Parade, Penguins
Iain Farrington
Animal Parade, Critics
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Animal Parade, Critics
Iain Farrington
from Animal Parade: Penguins Alla Marcia, Giraffes Andante
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from Animal Parade: Penguins Alla Marcia, Giraffes Andante
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2018: Proms at ... Cadogan Hall 7
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Cadogan Hall
2018-08-27T21:59:19
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27
Aug
2018
Proms 2018: Proms at ... Cadogan Hall 7

Proms 2018: Proms at ... Cadogan Hall 7

Cadogan Hall
Proms 2016: Proms at … The Chapel, Greenwich
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The Chapel, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich
2016-08-06T21:59:19
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Aug
2016
Proms 2016: Proms at … The Chapel, Greenwich

Proms 2016: Proms at … The Chapel, Greenwich

The Chapel, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich
Be in the Audience: Twentieth Century Song Cycles
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St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
2016-06-10T21:59:19
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10
Jun
2016
Be in the Audience: Twentieth Century Song Cycles

Be in the Audience: Twentieth Century Song Cycles

St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
Be in the Audience: BBC Singers: Duruflé and Poulenc
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St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
2015-05-15T21:59:19
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15
May
2015
Be in the Audience: BBC Singers: Duruflé and Poulenc

Be in the Audience: BBC Singers: Duruflé and Poulenc

St Paul's Church, Knightsbridge
BBC Singers 2013-14 Season: Britten Centenary
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St Paul's Knightsbridge, London
2013-11-22T21:59:19
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22
Nov
2013
BBC Singers 2013-14 Season: Britten Centenary

BBC Singers 2013-14 Season: Britten Centenary

St Paul's Knightsbridge, London

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