Here you will find some of my best recordings covering a wide repertoire of piano classics (Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Debussy, Fauré, Franck, Mozart, Ravel, Scriabin) including key diploma pieces for ABRSM and other exam boards as well as lesser-known works, arranged alphabetically by composer. 

Piano performance diplomas can be attempted after grade 8, and are (in ascending order of difficulty): DipABRSM, LRSM and FRSM.  Repertoire from all three are featured here. 

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Bach, J.S.

Well-Tempered Clavier, Book One (BWV 846-869)

Prelude in C major (Youtube)

Prelude and Fugue in C sharp major

Prelude in C sharp minor 

Prelude and Fugue in D major

Fugue in E flat

Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor/D sharp minor

Prelude and Fugue in E major

Prelude and Fugue in E minor (soundcloud) 

Prelude and Fugue in F minor

Prelude and Fugue in F sharp minor (soundcloud)

Prelude and Fugue in G major:

Prelude and Fugue in G minor (Youtube link)

Prelude and Fugue in A flat major (soundcloud)

Prelude and Fugue in G sharp minor (soundcloud)

Fugue in B flat minor (soundcloud)

Prelude and Fugue in B major (soundcloud)

Fugue in B minor (soundcloud)


Bach (cont.): Goldberg Variations BWV 988 (click here to purchase CD)

Golberg Variations: Excerpts


Dances in Bulgarian Rhythm No.4 from Mikrokosmos (live performance)

(set for grade 8 2015-16)


Intermezzo in A Op.118

(Diploma level: DipABRSM)

Rhapsody in B minor Op.79 No.1 (Youtube link)

(Diploma level: LRSM)

Byrd, William

The Carman’s Whistle (live on Steinway

Fantasia MB 46 (organ of Girton College, Cambridge) 


Berceuse Op.57 (Youtube link)

(Diploma level: DipABRSM)

Fantasie-Impromptu Op.66 (Youtube link)

(Diploma level: ATCL)

Prelude No.6 in B minor (after the interpretation by Vladimir de Pachmann – see my research into early recordings of this work):

Prelude No.15 in D flat ‘Raindrop’:

Prelude No.17 in A flat (turn-of-the-century interpretation):

Prelude No.23 in F  (Youtube link)
Nocturne in D flat Op.27 No.2 with annotated performance score (Youtube link)
Nocturne in G Op.37 No.2 (Youtube link)
Waltz in C sharp minor Op.64 No.2 (Youtube link)


Arabesque No.1 (Youtube link)

Diploma level: LRSM

‘Reflets dans l’eau’ from Images I (Diploma level: LRSM)

‘Cloches à travers les feuilles’ from Images II (Youtube link) (Diploma level: LRSM)
‘L’isle Joyeuse’ (live performance) – Diploma level: LRSM



Diploma level: DipABRSM


Prelude, Fugue and Chorale FWV 21 (Youtube link)

Diploma level: FRSM


Middle movement from the Sonata No.49 in E flat ‘Genzinger’ – Diploma level: DipABRSM


Sonata in D major K.311, finale (Youtube link)

(Diploma level – DipABRSM) 



Final movement from ‘Sonatine’ (Youtube link

Diploma level: DipABRSM


Sonata in A Kp 214 

(set for Grade 8 2019-20)


Impromptu in G flat Op.90 No.3 

(Diploma level DipABRSM)


Sonata No.4, Op.30 

(Diploma level: LRSM)