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British Artists in the US-based International Songwriting Competition (ISC)

The International Songwriting Competition (ISC) is an annual song contest whose mission is to provide the opportunity for both aspiring and established songwriters to have their songs heard in a professional, international arena. Judges include Lorde, Hardwell, Tom Waits, Nancy Wilson (Heart), Ziggy Marley, Kaskade, The Mavericks, Martie Maguire (Dixie Chicks), Bastille, and several others. The

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Ed Balls – The Lighter Side of Life

Ed Balls: Former Chancellor, amateur pianist & dancer and Katya Jones: Showdance Champion & dancer on Strictly Come Dancing You think of the piano as an intellectual exercise, the dancing you think of as much more physical. But with both, I find I get much more mentally, rather than physically, tired … Ed Balls &

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The 2016 Markson Pianos Concert Series – Emilie Capulet

  Emilie Capulet – Wednesday 29th June 2016 – 7pm Sounds of Spain Emilie Capulet returns to the Markson concert series with a selection of works by Scarlatti, Soler, Ravel and the influential Albeniz. Emilie was born in Aix-en-Provence, France. She studied the piano at the Conservatoire there and in Marseille where she was awarded several prizes, making

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Charlie The Piano Tuner: Our Role

About nine months ago Markson Pianos were approached by a film production company and asked if we could supply pianos for Florence Foster Jenkins, a film being made in the UK.  They were very specific.  There were six pianos in all.  They wanted a concert grand, two smaller grands and several uprights for specific location

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