Around the world in 20 concerts: Jon Lord remembers 2009

In this part of JonLord.org's new year interview, Jon Lord takes stock on 2009. Last year took Jon Lord out on the road around the world and into the recording studio. He composed and recorded an album of new music (read previous articles - links below), performed 20 solo concerts and appeared at a handful … Continue reading Around the world in 20 concerts: Jon Lord remembers 2009

Standing ovation at Lichfield Cathedral

Jon Lord's Friday night concert at Lichfield Cathedral recieved a standing ovation for its strong cross section of music from his solo career. With the Badke String Quartet and his group, Jon Lord presented music that included brand new pieces along with stuff from his older solo albums. Singers Steve Balsamo and Kasia Laska delivered … Continue reading Standing ovation at Lichfield Cathedral

New Jon Lord piece was ‘real treat’ at Nuthurst

Jon Lord's world premiere of 'To Know Such Things' was 'a real treat', reports David Crook. He was there, when Jon Lord performed this new 20-minute piece on piano with Bruce Martin on flute and a 17-piece string orchestra at St Andrew's Church, Nuthurst on July 5 as part of the Shipley Festival. 'This wonderfully … Continue reading New Jon Lord piece was ‘real treat’ at Nuthurst