Iain Farrington

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.


LATEST: In September to November Iain will be performing A Mahler Piano Series at the 1901 Arts Club in London. It is an 11 concert series featuring a wide range of piano music, songs and symphonies. More information here. Iain has composed a new work for the BBC Concert Orchestra, A Sea Shanty Shake-Up, which they will be performing on tour in China in November. He is composing a work for orchestra and narrator with a new poem by Craig Charles, Scary Fairy Saves Christmas. It will be performed by the BBC Philharmonic at The Lowry in Manchester this December. Iain composed a new work Gershwinicity for the BBC Proms 2018 season, performed at the Royal Albert Hall. Iain also arranged excerpts from Saint-Saens Carnival of the Animals for the same concert. He also made new orchestral arrangements for the Folk Prom and the Tango Prom. He played the piano in a Proms chamber concert at Cadogan Hall. Concerts have included playing the piano in a chamber version of Der Rosenkavalier by Richard Strauss with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, and recitals with Sir Willard White, Sir John Tomlinson, Jacqueline Dankworth  and Counterpoise.

Iain Farrington