ArtistInfo Logo  ArtistInfo

Artist Portrait

Stephen Shingles

vl,
Musician of Classical

Classical viola player. Following six years as co-principal viola of the London Symphony Orchestra, he devoted himself to chamber music. A former member of the Hirsch String Quartet for 12 years, he was a principal member of the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields from 1961. He was a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music, and Professor of viola there, from 1965 onwards. Stephen was one of the five founding directors of ASM (orchestra) Ltd from June 1971.

     
Instruments
  • Viola
  • Flute
  • Violin
Genres
  • Classical
  • Soundtrack
  • Folk
Popular Tracks   
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis on Vaughan Williams: Tallis Fantasia; Fantasia on Greensleeves; The Lark Ascending etc. by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
Serenata notturna in D Major, K. 239: II. Menuetto - Trio on Mozart: The Great Serenades by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
Serenata notturna in D Major, K. 239: I. Marcia. Maestoso on Mozart: The Great Serenades by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
Serenata notturna in D Major, K. 239: III. Rondeau. Allegretto - Adagio - Allegro on Mozart: The Great Serenades by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
Octet In E Flat, Op. 20, MWV R20: 1. Allegro moderato, ma con fuoco on Mendelssohn: Octet; String Quintet No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
String Quintet No. 2 in B Flat Major, Op. 87, MWV R33: 3. Adagio e lento on Mendelssohn: Octet; String Quintet No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080 - Edition prepared by Sir Neville Marriner & Andrew Davis: Contrapunctus 9 a 4 alla Duodecima on Bach, J.S.: The Art of Fugue; A Musical Offering by Johann Sebastian Bach, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
Octet In E Flat, Op. 20, MWV R20: 3. Scherzo (Allegro leggierissimo) on Mendelssohn: Octet; String Quintet No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Octet In E Flat, Op. 20, MWV R20: 4. Presto on Mendelssohn: Octet; String Quintet No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Octet In E Flat, Op. 20, MWV R20: 2. Andante on Mendelssohn: Octet; String Quintet No. 2 by Felix Mendelssohn & Academy of St. Martin in the Fields

Track list and 30sec audio provided by


Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
Duo Concertante For Viola And Organ / Organ Concerto In C MajorMichael Haydn / Joseph Haydn - Simon Preston, Stephen Shingles, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Sir Neville Marriner1970Album
External Links
Discogs Logo Discogs  Spotify Logo Spotify  
ArtistInfo App
ArtistInfo for iOS and ArtistInfo for Mac are presenting musicians, composers and producers that are envolved in the musical work that you are listening to in Apple Music, iTunes, or Spotify. Discover new music via the network among artists. Manage your favorite musicians and albums via iCloud and share recommendations with your friends via email, AirDrop, or Social Media.

App Store Logo     Mac App Store Logo

Acknowledgements
To all the music fans that are contributing on Discogs, MusicBrainz and Wikipedia. Thanks to Franz Flückiger for providing Storygram used to visualize band membership.
ArtistInfo for Mac, iPad, and iPhone
ArtistInfo App
Universal Link: https://music.metason.net/artistinfo?name=Stephen%20Shingles
ArtistInfo Community
Most seen topics within ArtistInfo:

Top 10 Artists    Top 20 Albums
 
What others are currently looking for:

Recent Artists    Recent Albums

ArtistInfo Logo ArtistInfo by Metason © 2015-2020 Metason Logo