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Howard Shelley

p, *1950 GB, London
Musician / Conductor of Classical
A.k.a. Howard Shelley OBE

Howard Gordon Shelley OBE (born 9 March 1950) is a British pianist and conductor. He was educated at Highgate School and the Royal College of Music. He is married to fellow pianist Hilary Macnamara, with whom he has performed and recorded in a two-piano partnership, and they have two sons.

     
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Jazz
Popular Tracks   
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467: II. Andante on Mozart: Piano Concertos, Vol. 6 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, London Mozart Players & Howard Shelley
Lied in A Major, 1830, MWV U76 on Mendelssohn: The Complete Solo Piano Music 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Howard Shelley
6 Kinderstücke, Op. 72 "Christmas Present": No. 4 in D Major. Andante con moto, MWV U169 on Mendelssohn: The Complete Solo Piano Music 5 by Felix Mendelssohn & Howard Shelley
Musical Characteristics, Op. 19: V. Prelude 1 alla Mozart on Clementi: Capriccios & Variations for Piano by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley
Sonatina in G Major, Op. 36 No. 2: II. Allegretto on Clementi: Complete Piano Sonatas, Vol. 5 by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley
Lieder ohne Worte VIII, Op. 102: V. Allegro vivace, MWV U194 "The Joyous Peasant" on Mendelssohn: The Complete Solo Piano Music 6 by Felix Mendelssohn & Howard Shelley
Musical Characteristics, Op. 19: X. Prelude 2 alla Vanhal on Clementi: Capriccios & Variations for Piano by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley
Sonatina in G Major, Op. 36 No. 2: III. Allegro on Clementi: Complete Piano Sonatas, Vol. 5 by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley
Sonatina in C Major, Op. 36 No. 3: III. Allegro on Clementi: Complete Piano Sonatas, Vol. 5 by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley
12 Monferrinas, Op. 49: III. Allegretto con espressione on Clementi: Capriccios & Variations for Piano by Muzio Clementi & Howard Shelley

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Piano Concerto No. 2 In D Minor; Piano Concerto No. 4 In E Major; Variazioni di Bravura On A Theme By RossiniCipriani Potter, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2017Album
Piano Concerto In F Major/Piano Concerto In A Major/Rondo BrilliantCarl Czerny, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2017Album
Piano ConcertosDaniel Steibelt - Howard Shelley, Ulster Orchestra2016Album
AubadeGabriel Fauré, Francis Poulenc, Howard Shelley, Västerås Sinfonietta2016Album
Piano Concerto No 2, Op 74 / Grande Polonaise Brillante, Op 30 / Fantaisie Et Variations Sur La Marche D'Otello De Rossini, Op 67 / Grande Fantaisie Militaire Sur La Fille Du Régiment, Op 163Henri Herz, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2015Album
Dussek: Piano ConcertosJan Ladislav Dusík, Howard Shelley, Ulster Orchestra2014Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 31 / Piano Concerto No 2, Op 148 / Introduction And Allegro, Op 49Benjamin Godard, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2014Album
The Complete Piano Music – 1Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Howard Shelley2013Album
The Complete Works For Pedal Piano & OrchestraCharles Gounod / Roberto Prosseda, Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2013Album
Concerto In A Major, Op 7 / Morceau De Concert, Op 27 / Salut À Vienne, Op 32Theodor Döhler / Alexander Dreyschock ; Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2013Album
Symphonies Nos 7 & 9 - Introduzione & FestmarschLouis Spohr / Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2012Album
Concerto In C Major, Op 100 / Concertino In E Flat Major, Op 68 / Concerto In F Minor, Op 5Johann Peter Pixis / Sigismond Thalberg - Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2012Album
Orchestral Works: The Collector's EditionFrank Bridge – Sarah Connolly, Philip Langridge, Roderick Williams, Alban Gerhardt, Howard Shelley, The BBC National Chorus Of Wales, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales, Richard Hickox2012Album
Piano Concerto No 2, Op 85 / Piano Concerto No 3, Op 107 / Adagio & Allegro Di Bravura, Op 102 (First Recordings)Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2012Album
Symphonies Nos 8 & 10 - Der Zweikampf Mit Der GeliebtenLouis Spohr / Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2011Album
Symphonies Nos 3 & 6 - The Fall Of BabylonLouis Spohr / Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2010Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 18; Piano Concerto No 2, Op 189; Piano Concerto In D Minor, Op 73 (First Recordings)Wilhelm Taubert, Jacob Rosenhain / Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2010Album
Piano Concertos 1 & 2Frédéric Chopin, Jan Lisiecki, Howard Shelley, Sinfonia Varsovia2009Album
Concerto In C Minor, Op 45 - Concerto In E Flat Major Op 89 / ConcertstückJulius Benedict - Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2009Album
The London SymphoniesJoseph Haydn - Howard Shelley, Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana2009Album
Piano ConcertosRobert Schumann, Edvard Grieg, Camille Saint-Saëns, Howard Shelley, Orchestra Of Opera North2009Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 5 (First Recording) / Piano Concerto No 2, Op 69 / Piano Concerto No 3, Op 170 (First Recording)Ferdinand Hiller - Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2008Album
Symphonies Nos 4 & 5 - Das Befreite DeutschlandLouis Spohr / Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2008Album
Ballet Music From: Sappho Von Mitilene • Das Zauberschloß • Twelve Waltzes And CodaJohann Nepomuk Hummel – London Mozart Players, Howard Shelley2007Album
Symphonies Nos 1 & 2 - Concert Overture In F MajorLouis Spohr / Orchestra Della Radio Televisione Della Svizzera Italiana, Howard Shelley2007Album
Piano Concerto No 4, Op 19 / Caprice In E Major, Op 22 / Piano Concerto In E Major, Op 18 (First Recording)William Sterndale Bennett, Francis Edward Bache, Howard Shelley2007Album
Military March, Cello Concerto, Symphonic Serenade, Piano ConcertoErich Wolfgang Korngold, Peter Dixon, Howard Shelley2007Album
Piano Concerto No 3, Op 87 / Piano Concerto No 4, Op 131 / Piano Concerto No 5, Op 180Henri Herz, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2006Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 61 / Piano Concerto No 4, Op 127Friedrich Kalkbrenner, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2006Album
Piano Concerto [No. 1] • Symphony No. 4 • Early One MorningCyril Scott - Howard Shelley2006Album
Piano Concerto No.4 In E Major; Piano Concerto No.5 in C Major; Recollections Of Ireland, Op.69Ignaz Moscheles, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2005Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 34 / Piano Concerto No 7, Op 207 / Piano Concerto No 8, Op 218Henri Herz - Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2004Album
The Berkeley Edition Volume 5Lennox Berkeley, Michael Berkeley, Richard Hickox, Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Howard Shelley, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales2004Album
Symphonies Nos. 1, 5 & 7Robert Casadesus — Northern Sinfonia & The Northern Sinfonia Chorus / Howard Shelley2004Album
Symphony No. 3 'The Muses' / Piano Concerto No. 2 / Neptune (Premiere Recordings)Cyril Scott - Howard Shelley, Huddersfield Choral Society2004Album
Piano Concerto No. 3; Violin Concerto No. 2; Harp ConcertinoErnst von Dohnányi - BBC Philharmonic, Howard Shelley, James Ehnes, Clifford Lantaff, Matthias Bamert2004Album
Piano Concerto In C Major • Rondo Brillant, Op. 56 • Rondo Brillant, Op. 98Johann Nepomuk Hummel, Howard Shelley, London Mozart Players2004Album
Complete Piano Concertos / Triple ConcertoLudwig van Beethoven - Michael Roll, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Howard Shelley2003Album
Piano Concerto No 1, Op 45 / Piano Concerto No 6, Op 90 / Piano Concerto No 7, Op 93Ignaz Moscheles - Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2003Album
Piano Concert No. 1, Etc.Ernst von Dohnányi2002Album
Symphony No. 1 - Piano Concerto No. 2 - PlononaiseSergei Lyapunov, Howard Shelley, Vassily Sinaisky2002Album
Piano Concerto No 2 In E Flat Major / Piano Concerto No 3 In G Minor / Anticipations Of Scotland, Op 75Ignaz Moscheles, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2002Album
Piano Concerto In F Major / Theme And Variations In F Major / Piano Concerto In A MajorJohann Nepomuk Hummel, London Mozart Players, Howard Shelley2001Album
Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3Carl Reinecke, Howard Shelley, Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra2001Album
Piano Concerto No. 1 • Piano Concerto No. 2 • PenguinskiHerbert Howells - Howard Shelley2000Album
The Veil Of Pierrette / Suite In F Sharp Minor / Variations On A Nursery ThemeErnst von Dohnányi, Howard Shelley, Matthias Bamert1999Album
Piano Concerto No. 4 In E Major / Double ConcertoJohann Nepomuk Hummel, Howard Shelley, Hagai Shaham, London Mozart Players1998Album
Piano Concerto un A flat, Concertino in G major, Gesellschafts-RondoJohann Nepomuk Hummel, Howard Shelley, London Mozart Players1997Album
Symphony No. 1, A Tribute, Sinfonia ConcertanteEdmund Rubbra / Howard Shelley, The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales, Richard Hickox1997Album
Symphonie Nr. 3 In D-dur • Symphonie Nr. 5 In B-durFranz Schubert - Howard Shelley, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1996Album
Symphony No. 3 In D Major • Symphony No. 5 In B-flat MajorFranz Schubert - Howard Shelley, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra1996Album
Symphonies: No. 32 In G, K. 318 (Overture In The Italian Style) / No. 35 In D, K. 385 'Haffner' / No. 38 In D, K. 504 'Prague'Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Howard Shelley1996Album
Cello Concerto / Piano Concerto Etc.Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Peter Dixon, Howard Shelley1996Album
SongsSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Sergei Leiferkus, Howard Shelley1995Album
Symphony No. 1 / Piano ConcertoSir Michael Tippett - Howard Shelley, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox1995Album
Symphony No. 5 'Hydriotaphia' / Sinfonietta For Strings / Piano Concerto No. 2William Alwyn - Howard Shelley, The London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox1993Album
The Complete Piano Music Of Sergei Rachmaninov Played By Howard ShelleySergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Howard Shelley1993Compil.
Symphony No. 4, Fantasia Concertante on a Theme of Corelli, Fantasia on a Theme of HandelSir Michael Tippett, Howard Shelley, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox1993Album
Symphony No. 1 / Piano Concerto No. 1William Alwyn, Howard Shelley, The London Symphony Orchestra, Richard Hickox1993Album
Piano ConcertosFelix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Howard Shelley / London Mozart Players1993Album
Piano Concertos, No.2 In C Minor Op.18, No.3 In D Minor Op.30Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Howard Shelley, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Bryden Thomson1993Album
Frederic Chopin: Piano Music - Sonata Op. 58; Barcarolle Op. 60; 4 ImpromptusHoward Shelley1993Compil.
Symphony No. 9 In E Minor / Piano ConcertoRalph Vaughan Williams - Howard Shelley, Bryden Thomson, The London Symphony Orchestra1991Album
Wolfgang Amdeus Mozart - Sinfonia concertanteIona Brown, Nobuko Imai, Howard Shelley, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields1991Album
The TranscriptionsSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1991Album
Carnaval, Op. 9 / Kinderszenen, Op. 15 / Toccata In C, Op. 7Robert Schumann, Howard Shelley1990Album
Oboe ConcertosWolfgang Amadeus Mozart, František Vincenc Kramář - Krommer, Sarah Francis, London Mozart Players, Howard Shelley1990Album
The Four Piano Concertos - Rhapsody On A Theme Of PaganiniSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Howard Shelley, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Bryden Thomson1990Album
Suite No 1, Suite No 2, Symphonic DancesSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley And Hilary Macnamara1990Album
Ten Preludes Op. 23 / Morceaux Fantaisie Op. 3Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Howard Shelley1988Album
Variations On A Theme Of Chopin, Op. 22 · Variations On A Theme Of Corelli, Op. 42Howard Shelley, Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff1988Album
Thirteen Preludes Op 32 / Prelude In F Major / Prelude In D MinorSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1988Album
Moments musicaux & Morceaux de salonHoward Shelley1988Album
Epithalamion; Merciless Beauty; Four HymnsRalph Vaughan Williams, Stephen Roberts, Philip Langridge, Howard Shelley, Jonathan Snowden, Ruşen Güneş, Endellion String Quartet, The Bach Choir, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, David Willcocks1987Album
The Early Piano WorksSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1987Album
Sonata No. 2 In B Flat Minor, Op. 35 / Preludes Nos. 1 - 24, Op. 28Frédéric Chopin, Howard Shelley1987Album
Mozart Piano Concertos Nos 21 & 24Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Howard Shelley, City Of London Sinfonia1987Compil.
Piano Concerto · Organ ConcertoPeter Dickinson, Howard Shelley · Jennifer Bate1986Album
Schubert SonatasFranz Schubert - Howard Shelley1984Album
Piano Concerto / Dynamic TriptychRalph Vaughan Williams / John Foulds, Howard Shelley, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Vernon Handley1984Album
Etudes-TableauxSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1983Album
Morceaux De Fantaisie, Op. 3Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1983Album
Etudes-TableauxSergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard Shelley1983Album
Variations On A Theme Of Chopin, Op. 22 · Variations On A Theme Of Corelli, Op. 42Howard Shelley, Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff1981Album
Chopin PreludesHoward Shelley1979Album
Dohnányi Piano MusicErnst von Dohnányi - Howard Shelley1977Album
Kompositionen Aus Dem JenseitsRosemary Brown, Howard Shelley1977Album
Favourite Beethoven Piano SonatasHoward Shelley1975Album
Piano Concerttos 1 & 2Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard ShelleyAlbum
Etudes-Tableaux Op 33, 39Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff - Howard ShelleyAlbum
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