Pianist, organist, composer, arranger
IAIN FARRINGTON has an exceptionally busy and diverse career as a pianist, organist, composer and arranger.
LATEST: Iain is arranging and accompanying all the songs for a new show based on the music of Irving Berlin, with the singers Caroline Kennedy and Simon Wallfisch. The show premieres on 5th March with further performances in London and the UK. Other upcoming concerts include performances with Tenebrae and Aurora Orchestra, Alison Balsom and Britten Sinfonia, as well as solo and duo piano recitals. Iain has composed a new organ work for the re-opening concert of the organ in St Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna. Konstantin Reymaier will give the premiere on Easter Day. Iain compositions and arrangements for Peppa Pig: My First Concert feature in a UK tour this year. A CD recording of his organ music will soon be released on Priory Records. He is currently arranging pieces for London Symphony Orchestra Education, Streetwise Opera and Royal Opera House Education. Iain has recently arranged works for Aurora Orchestra, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Gurzenich Orchestra Cologne, Residentie Orchestra (The Hague). For the 2019 BBC Proms, Iain composed a song, an orchestral medley as well as numerous arrangements for the CBeebies Prom, and arranged two pieces by Soumik Datta for a Late Night Prom. He co-composed, orchestrated and conducted the score of Horrible Histories: The Movie.