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 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. His new arrangements of Ivor Gurney’s Five Elizabethan Songs for choir and piano were performed by the BBC Singers on 11th February, broadcast live on BBC Radio 3. Iain’s series of piano volumes Grade by Grade has been recently published by Boosey & Hawkes. He is currently making chamber orchestrations of works by Bartok, Rachmaninov, Wagner and Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius.
George Gershwin (arr. Iain Farrington) - I Got Rhythm