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 score for ‘Scary Fairy’ accompanying a poem by Craig Charles was broadcast again on Friday January 8th on BBC Radio 2, as part of Friday Night is Music Night. Iain recently toured the UK with his chamber arrangement of Massenet’s Werther for English Touring Opera, conducting from the piano. His new chamber arrangements of Rachmaninov’s and Brahms’ 2nd Symphonies have recently been premiered. Iain’s series of piano volumes Grade by Grade has been recently published by Boosey & Hawkes.
He is currently arranging Ivor Gurney songs for the BBC Singers and making chamber orchestrations of works by Bartok, Rachmaninov, Wagner and Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius.
Styne/Cahn (arr. Iain Farrington) - Let It Snow