2019

Sunday 24 February 2019
Please note that this concert has been postponed until 10 March

NEXT EVENT:
Sunday, 3 March 2019, 7 pm
CHAMBER MUSIC around STORIES
for violin,clarinet and piano
with music by Khachaturian, Milhaud,
Prokofiev (Ballet music from Romeo and Juliet)
Stravinsky (including L’histoire du Soldat)
Jayne Maria Lodge, violin
Alistair Logan, clarinet
Gisela Meyer, St. James’ Church, Prebend St., Islington,  
Prebend Street, London N1 8QH 
Tickets: £12/£10 conc./Free for children under 16
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/music-around-stories-tickets-55592794545

Sunday 10 March 2019, 7 pm
CHAMBER MUSIC around STORIES
for violin,clarinet and piano
with music by Khachaturian, Milhaud,
Prokofiev (Ballet music from Romeo and Juliet)
Stravinsky (including L’histoire du Soldat)
Jayne Maria Lodge, violin
Alistair Logan, clarinet
Gisela Meyer, piano
Free Church Hampstead Garden
North Square London
NW11 7AA
Tickets: £12/£10 conc./Free for children under 16
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/music-around-stories-second-performance-tickets-55593945989

Wednesday 3 April 2019, 7.30 pm
PIANO RECITAL
CHOPIN MEETS DEBUSSY (repeat of the programme from November 2018)
A selection of Preludes by Claude Debussy and
Chopin, 24 Preludes Op.28
City Lit Institute, Room 101
10 Keeley Street, London WC2B 4BA
FREE ADMISSION

 

 

Gisela Meyer

'Gisela Meyer played with lyrical expression and with gripping brilliance'. (Satie, three short pieces) ECHO RUSSELSHEIM

'She managed brilliantly to create a variety of sounds. Even the quietest notes were full of energy and could develop into a thundering fortissimo'. (Ravel, Miroirs) FRANKFURTER RUNDSCHAU.

'It was a joy for Adrienne and me to see you and your colleagues at the Foundling Museum today - such tremendous talent! Do keep me on your email list, please. I was struck a coule of years ago by your rendition of Gershwin' Rhapsod in Blue at a City church, and you certainly keep impressing us (and such a beautiful singing voice you have.!

Best, Bob' (trio concert on 21 June 2015, Foundling Museum.

 

GISELA MEYER

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Pianist, Accompanist, Soprano and Composer


Gisela is a multifaceted musician with a principal background in piano and piano accompaniment. She also works as a singer and teacher of various musical subjects.
After her undergraduate studies (Piano with side subject Cello) in Frankfurt and her postgraduate diploma (Piano solo) in Weimar, Gisela obtained a MMus in Accompaniment at the Guildhall School for Music and Drama.
She is presently studying singing privately with former Guildhall professor Jessica Cash, focussing primarily on oratorio and art songs.

In April 2015, Gisela started working with Baluji Shrivastav, as pianist for his production "Sohini and Mahival", which was performed in May 2015 at the Southbank at the Alchemy festival.

As a freelance accompanist, Gisela plays for students of the City University and other music colleges.
She regularly accompanies students of the City and Islington Sixth Form college and works for the school as a freelance consultant.

Gisela has worked for the City Lit Institute for over 17 years, as accompanist as well as tutor. Presently, her teaching work encompasses courses in Piano, Singing and Chamber music, and she occasionally works as deputy teacher for Cello.
Gisela’s teaching has been graded "outstanding"  (1) in a lesson observation by the college.

Gisela plays and sings regularly in concerts as a soloist, and she is member of several chamber ensembles.
She has accompanied various singers, including Dorothy Ross and Sarah Tynan.

Gisela occasionally transcribes and arranges music and composes for film.
She also works as freelance accompanist for Hackney Youth Orchestra and    play or sings, for church services and concerts. She has experience in choir conducting.

To read more and for listening samples, please choose from the links below:


EVENTS
PIANO SOLO
CHAMBER MUSIC
SINGING
COACHING see testimonials
SINGERS' ROOM Gisela's private class for amateur singers
COMPOSITION


For a CV, click here.

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WHAT DO OTHER PEOPLE SAY ABOUT GISELA?


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