Helen Neilson

Sound samples

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Sound samples from live recital performances:

Helen regularly gives chamber music recitals covering a wide range of musical styles, ranging from early baroque repertoire through to cutting edge contemporary music.  
Listen to some sound clips recorded live in past recitals:

Martinu Variations on a Slovakian Theme, Var 5
Helen Neilson, cello; John Paul Gandy, piano  

Martinu Slovak Variations clip

Chopin Polonaise Brilliante
Helen Neilson, cello; John Paul Gandy, Piano  

Chopin Polonaise Brilliante clip

Ligeti Solo Sonata: Dialogo; Capriccio   

Ligeti Solo Sonata First mvt clip


Contemporary music CD "Secret Doors" with The Daniel Hewson Project featuring pieces for various string and piano chamber combinations is available for purchase from Amazon, or to download from itunes.

Listen to samples from "Secret Doors" for cello and piano, recorded live at Leighton House, 23rd November 2007. Helen Neilson, cello; Daniel Hewson, piano/composer.  This piece was written for Helen by the composer.  The full album includes string quartet, piano quintet and solo piano pieces.

Secret Doors 2nd mvt

Secret Doors 3rd mvt

Daniel Hewson "Secret Doors" available on Amazon

With thanks to Richard Carruthers at music-chamber.com for all recordings.  

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