Alison Balsom (born 1978, Hertfordshire) is an English trumpet soloist. She studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Paris Conservatory, and also with Håkan Hardenberger. She is a BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist, and she released her debut album with EMI Classics in 2002.
Sep 11, 2014 · Alison Balsom's new recording is an eclectic mix of works by Satie, Piazzolla, Messiaen, Ravel and more. We catch up with her before her next tour of concerts. We catch up with her before her next tour of concerts.
Alison Balsom has performed with some of the greatest conductors and orchestras of our time including Pierre Boulez, Lorin Maazel, Sir Roger Norrington, l’Orchestre de Paris, San Francisco and Toronto Symphony Orchestras, Philadelphia Orchestra, New York and London Philharmonic orchestras, and appeared as soloist at the Last Night of the BBC Proms in 2009.
Alison Balsom in Gabriel review – trumpets get lost in translation 2 out of 5 stars. As actor, singer, compere and musician, Balsom drives this reimagining of Samuel Adamson’s celebration of ...
Balsom's repertory is broad, taking in a mixture of original works and arrangements of music by J.S. Bach, Purcell, Haydn, Mozart, Hummel, Debussy, Rachmaninov, de Falla, Messiaen, and many others. She has recorded for EMI and Hyperion. Alison Balsom was born in the English county of Hertfordshire in 1978.
Mar 07, 2020 · Alison Balsom was born in England on October 7, 1978. Winner of Female Artist of the Year in 2009 and 2011 at the Classical BRIT Awards, as well as the Young British Classical Performer title in 2006.
12. Alison Balsom: Yachting fan. Alison is also a huge fan of yachting, and even took part in the 607-mile Rolex Fastnet Race in 2009.
Allison Balson (born November 19, 1969) is an American actress, who is also a published singer and songwriter. Her best-known role was that of Nancy Oleson on the Little House on the Prairie series: 611 which she held between 1981 and 1983.
Alison Balsom has cemented an international reputation as one of classical music's great ambassadors. She was named Best Young British Performer at the 2006 Classical BRITs and was honoured with the Classic FM Listener's Award at the September 2006 Gramophone Awards.
Jan 24, 2017 · Sam Mendes and musician Alison Balsom have tied the knot. Sam, 51, and Alison, 38, have kept their romance largely out of the spotlight, although they did make a public appearance together in ...