Nicholas Ashton, pianist solo, chamber, contemporary piano music

Nicholas Ashton, pianist

Commerical Recordings


Robert Crawford
Music for Piano and Strings

  • Sonata Breve (Sonata No 3) 1991
  • Piano Quintet (2005) with the Edinburgh Quartet
  • Sonata No 1 op 2 (1951)
  • Six Bagatelles op 3 (1948)
  • A Saltire Sonata (Sonata No 2) 1990

Producer: Paul Baxter@Delphian Records

Editor: Adam Binks

Piano Technicians: Alistair Edmonson, Norman Motion

Photography: Beth Baxter

Liner Notes: Adam Binks

Recording: The Queen’s Hall and The Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh

Distribution: Harmonia Mundi

Mactrak Records (1997)

Nicholas Ashton: Live Piano Recital

recorded from a concert at The Queen’s Hall Edinburgh, May 1996

  • Beethoven Sonata op 26, Ab major
  • Beethoven Sonata op 10 no 3 D major
  • Schumann Six Pieces from op 99 and op 126
  • Chopin Three Mazurkas op 33 no1, op 17 no 3 and 4
  • Chopin Two Waltzes op posth Gb major, E minor
  • Stravinsky Piano-Rag-Music (1919)
  • Bartok Allegro Barbaro (1911)

Producer: Jennifer Stoddart

Recording Engineer: Michael Martin

Photography: Fiona Good

Design: Ros King

Piano Technician: Norman Motion

Meridian Records (forthcoming release)

Chaconne a son gout: Variations on the Form

  • F. Couperin: Chaconne la favorite: ¬†Nicholas Ashton
  • Handel: Chaconne in G Major : Nicholas Ashton
  • Bach-Busoni: Chaconne, D minor, ¬†(from Violin Partita no 2) Franck-Thomas Link
  • Nielsen: Chaconne: Nicholas Ashton
  • Sofia Gubaidulina: Chaconne: Anders Mansson
  • Kenneth Dempster: Chaconne in Memoriam Colin O’Riordan: Ashton/Link/Mansson

Producers: Susanne Stanzeleit and Nicholas Ashton

Recording Engineer: Richard Hughes@ Meridian Records

Venue: The Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh

Piano Technician: Norman Motion

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