We were delighted to be approached by the English Concert to film their production of Handel’s opera Tamerlano at the Buxton Festival 2016, so went on a road trip through the Peak District to the wonderful spa town. Here are some of the results:
Siglo de Oro recorded these videos in the run up to their concert at St John’s Smith Square in December 2015.
Earlier this year Alexander Barnes produced and engineered this session withComposer and Producer Oliver Davis for Signum Records, featuring Kerenza Peacock violin Grace Davidson soprano and Ivor Setterfield conducting Trafalgar Sinfonia.
This video Edited and Produced by Alexander Barnes, filmed by Tom Maine.
Seasons has been recommended by David Mellor as the CD OF THE WEEK in the Mail on Sunday 11 October 2015.
We are often asked to make videos for auditions, which have very strict requirements: Videos have to be one continuous take, with no changes of angle or edits made to the audio.
Here’s a recent example, featuring Katerina Nazarova performing Bach
Louise Kemény – soprano
Peter Foggitt – piano
Alexander Barnes – Producer
Here is a short promotional video made by Alexander Barnes, featuring his arrangement of Pharrell Williams’ song Happy, for our friends at Blue Topaz
Herbert Howells – Requiem aeternam (1)
Here is a film I shot on the evening of 8 January 2015. More than 150 string players gathered in London’s Trafalgar Square last night to give a performance of Barber’s Adagio for Strings in tribute to the victims of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris. The performance was led by violinist Thomas Gould and organised by Vanessa Lucas-Smith, cellist of the Allegri String Quartet.
It was also broadcast in the US on the Rachel Maddow show on MSNBC on 9 January 2015