Concerts - Presentations - Masterclasses

 

10.7.2018 Premiere of Walter Wolff: Integration - Suite for Solo Violin - EKTA-museum, Ekenäs, arr. Schjerfbecksällskapet

13.6.18 Svartå Church, a Summer Service with Music: Bach and Biber on baroque violin. Raaseporin suomalainen seurakunta.

25.5.18 AINO ACKTÉN KONSERTTISARJA 2018, Café Sonck, Kallion kiirkko, Helsinki - Aino Ackté Concert Series 2018, Helsinki

Time Travel - Musiikillinen aikamatka - En tidsresa med violinen


8.5.18, 19:00 Musikmeditation - musiikkimeditaatio

Pojo kyrka, Pohjan kirkko.

Arrangeras i samarbete med / Yhteistyössä: Karis-Pojo svenska församling & Raaseporin suomalainen seurakunta

 

28.4.2018 Att måla i toner - Musiikillisia kuvia

Hindemith - Wanamo - Prokofiev

Bromarv kyrka lördag 28.4.18 kl.18

Arrangeras i samarbete med Ekenäsnejdens svenska församling.Fritt inträde, programblad 15 euro.

21.4.18, Pyhä Katarinan kirkko, Karjaa -St Katarina kyrka, Karis:

Musiikkimeditaatio - Musikmeditation Arrangeras med / Yhteistyössä: Karis-Pojo svenska församling & Raaseporin suomalainen seurakunta

17.4.2018 Tenala kyrka: Musikmeditation - musiikkimeditaatio

18/3/18 Bridge of Song - American and Finnish Art Song, Sigurd Snåre Hall, Ekenäs - Tammisaari with Kathleen Roland-Silverstein, soprano, Collin Hansen, piano & Frida Backman, violin

 11/3/18 Ekenäs Church: Painting with Music - Att måla i toner - Musiikillisia kuvia: Wanamo - Hindemith - Prokofiev

3/3/18 Snappertuna Church: Painting with Music - Att måla i toner - Musiikillisia kuvia: Wanamo - Hindemith - Prokofiev

24/12/17 Christmas Prayer, Ekenäs Church with Niels Burgmann on organ, Bruch Violin Concerto 2nd movement, Sylvias Julvisa

15/12/17 Music Meditation in Advent, FIN Ekenäs Church: Biber (1644-1704) Passacaglia & J.S. Bach Solo Violin Sonata No.3

4/12/17 Music Meditation in Advent, FIN Snappertuna Church: Biber (1644-1704) Passacaglia & J.S. Bach Solo Violin Sonata No.3

27/10/17 Warminster Festival, UK: Violin and Piano Recital at the Athenaeum with Warren Mailley-Smith, piano

15/10/17 Raseborg Premiere: Backman Concerts presenting a Romantic Violin Recital in Old Style with Martin Segerstråle, piano

 26/5/17 Bach by Candlelight Part 3 - Mystical Music Meditations with J.S.Bach: Solo Partita in E major BVW 1006 & Solo Sonata in C major BVW 1005. Pre Concert Talk and Music Meditation, Sarum St Martin's Chuch, Salisbury SP1 2HY.

Bach by Candlelight is sponsored by AV Technologies Ltd

6/3/17 Presentation for the Salisbury Recorded Music Society - The Solo Violin in Classical Music. Visit their website for a review.

"A most interesting evening exploring the history of this most versatile of instruments." Peter Curbishley

10/2/17 Bach by Candlelight Part 2 - Mystical Music Meditations with J.S.Bach: Solo Partita in B minor BVW 1002 & Solo Sonata in A minor BVW 1003. Pre Concert Talk and Music Meditation, Sarum St Martin's Chuch, Salisbury SP1 2HY. Series sponsored by AV Technologies Ltd.

20/1/17  Harmony - Classical Concerts for all the Family Ringwood, Lantern Community Centre. 

1/12/16 Bach by Candlelight - Mystical Music Meditations with J. S.Bach, No.1: Partita II in D minor BVW 1004 & Sonata I in G minor BVW 1001 Pre Concert Talk and Music Meditation, Sarum St Martin's Chuch, Salisbury SP1 2HY. Series sponsored by AV Technologies Ltd.

12/11/16 Echoes from Home

a Charity Concert at Salisbury Methodist Church raised over £1000.00 in total for Salisbury Trust for the Homeless, sponsored by Salisbury Quakers.

The programme was a fun mixture of music from different places, included the UK premiere of Wessman Anna-variations (2016) and Kreisler Tambourine Chinois and Sarasate Romanza Andaluza with local professional musicians:

Frida Backman (violin), Helena de Rijke (harp), Jennifer Porcas (cor anglais), Ute Schwarting (piano), Lynda Smith (piano)

 7/6/16 Recital with Gustav Nyström (piano), Finland. Einar Englund Centenary Celebration Concert including World Premiere of Harri Wessman 'Anna Variations' for violin and piano (2016) - Einar Englund - Franck Sonata, Grankulla Kauniainen Church.

14/5/16 Brahms Violin Concerto with The Dorset Chamber Orchestra conducted by Walter Brewster on May 14th 2016, St Mary's Church, 7.30 pm, Dorchester

13/4/16 The Solo Violin - the premier ABC Baby Concert in Winchester on 13th April - introducing my favourite works for solo violin to my youngest audience yet.

Photo by ABC Baby Concerts, all rights reserved 

3/10/15 Sibelius Violin Concerto, Sibelius 150 celebrations in Portsmouth Cathedral, Solent Symphony Orchestra conducted by Steve Tanner

5/5/15 Lunchtime Concert, Fairfield Halls, with The Backman Trio: Debussy - Sibelius

2/5/15 Barber Violin Concerto with  Hampshire County Youth Symphony Orchestra, the Anvil, Basingstoke 7.30pm. www.anvilarts.org.uk

20/3/15 Violin Masterclass with Frida Backman at Winchester College 4.00 - 7.00 p.m. arranged by Hampshire Music Service

2/2/15 Presentation for the Society for Recorded Music in Salisbury - from rehearsal to the finished CD - the making of FANTASIA - British and Finnish Piano Trios

30/1/15 Piano & Violin Lunchtime Recital, Sarum College, Salisbury, 1.15pm - Celebrating 150 years since the birth of Sibelius, with music by Sibelius and Copland. Lynda Smith - Piano

27/12/14 Salisbury Chamber Music Club

6/12/14 Brahms Violin Concerto with the Chamber Academy Orchestra, Mary Magdalene Church, Camden, London 7.30pm. Conductor Thomas Gregory, Leader Abigail Dance

2014: Launch of FANTASIA - British and Finnish Piano Trios was launched in Summer 2014 with a concert in London at the Finnish Ambassador's Recidence, in Salisbury and in Helsinki at the Aino Ackte Chamber Music Festival. This CD, released on Finnish label Fuga, contains rare unpublished material by Sibelius, the premiere recording of Bergman's youthful, romantic Pianotrio Op.2 - which was rediscovered by us in 2010 - and the Fantasies by British composers Ireland and Bridge.

For an audio sample please visit ITunes. To obtain a hardcopy with a glossy, multicolour informative booklet in three languages, please order here from Fuga or contact info@fridabackman.com for direct payment details (RRP £15/20 euro).