Pianist, organist, composer, arranger
IAIN FARRINGTON has an exceptionally busy and diverse career as a pianist, organist, composer and arranger. He performed in the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games, more here. Iain was featured as a composer at the Wallace and Gromit Prom in the 2012 BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, more here.
LATEST: Iain’s orchestral medley of BBC TV children’s theme tunes was recorded for BBC Music Day in June, and is available to watch online. A new chamber version of Scary Fairy: Red Riding Hood was recently performed with Craig Charles and Ensemble Deva. A new recording of Heatwave is now available on Stone Records. Iain has composed a short orchestral work for the BBC Proms at Hull on 22nd July. Forthcoming performances include concerts with Sir John Tomlinson and Counterpoise in various festivals and a BBC Prom on 20th August in the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Singers. Iain is currently arranging Mahler’s 9th Symphony for chamber orchestra and BBC Ten Pieces III for mixed ensembles.
Lennnon/McCartney (arr. Farrington) - Strawberry Fields Forever