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: Iain is composing a song and an orchestral medley for the CBeebies Prom as part of this year’s BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, London. He recently co-composed, orchestrated and conducted the score of the upcoming film Horrible Histories: The Movie. Iain composed and arranged the music for Peppa Pig: My First Concert, a sell-out series in London, and has arranged the new BBC Ten Pieces set for multi-ability performers. He recorded a CD of his organ music that will soon be released on Priory Records. In late 2018, Iain composed a new work for orchestra and narrator with a poem by Craig Charles, Scary Fairy Saves Christmas. It was performed by the BBC Philharmonic and broadcast as part of Friday Night is Music Night on BBC Radio 2. Iain also performed A Mahler Piano Series at the 1901 Arts Club in London, an eleven concert series featuring a wide range of piano music, songs and Mahler symphonies arranged for solo piano. More information here. Upcoming performances include concerts with Sir John Tomlinson and Counterpoise, the London Philharmonic Choir and London Symphony Chorus. He is arranging various pieces for the City of London Sinfonia, Aurora Orchestra, Orsino Ensemble and Ferio Quartet.