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: Scary Fairy: Hansel and Gretel was performed with the BBC Philharmonic and broadcast on BBC Radio 2 as part of Friday Night is Music Night in January. It is a 45 minute orchestral score accompanying a new poem by Craig Charles, who narrated his own text. Scary Fairy: Red Riding Hood is being performed by Ensemble Deva with Craig Charles on May 29th in Chester. Forthcoming performances include a concert in Los Angeles of music by Schoenberg and Zeisl, concerts with Sir John Tomlinson and Counterpoise and a BBC Prom on 20th August in the Royal Albert Hall with the BBC Singers. Iain is currently arranging various works for the Royal Northern Sinfonia, BBC Philharmonic and BBC Ten Pieces.
Lennnon/McCartney (arr. Farrington) - Strawberry Fields Forever