The Anglo-American Duo specialize in music from America and Britain, drawing from a wide range of styles, periods, and genres. The Duo is comprised of American violinist Timothy Schwarz and British pianist Jane Beament.
Tim has recorded solo and chamber music CD’s on Naxos and EMI, among others. He currently tours regularly in the United States and Europe, and is Assistant Professor at Kutztown University.
As a duo they have given numerous British and world premieres. They have performed in over a dozen venues in the United Kingdom, including the London College of Music, Ealing Festival, Dulwich College, and Kingston University, among others. In 2011 they recorded works by David Osbon for the British recording label Music Chamber.
Other European concerts include a recent Italian tour, with performances at the Grumo Festival, Ludus Tonalis, and the Colle Ionci Cultural Association. In the USA, the Duo has performed at the University of Delaware, Kutztown University and the Abington Concert series (Philadelphia). Radio performances include Classic Shock on Radio Libera Tutti (Italy) and Simply Grand on WVIA (USA).
The Duo will tour the United Kingdom and the United States in the 2014-15 season. The UK tour dates are listed below as is their US tour dates if you fancy a trip State side.
October 22 – November 3
Tuesday, October 28th at 1:10pm
University of Reading
Palmer Building, Whiteknights Campus
RG6 6UR Reading, UK
Wednesday, October 29th
Recital at 1:10pm, Violin Masterclass at 2:30pm
London College of Music
Lawrence Hall, Ranelagh Road, London W5
Thursday, October 30th at 7:00pm
City of London School for Boys
Queen Victoria Street, London, EC4V 3AL
Saturday, November 1st at 7:30pm
Saint James Church Malden
Corner of Bodley Road and High Street
New Maiden, Surrey KT3 5QD
Saturday, March 21st at 7:30pm
The Chamber Music Series of Greater Johnstown
309 Lincoln Street, Johnstown, PA 15901
Monday, March 23rd at 7:30pm
Georgian Room at Kutztown University
15219 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530
Friday, March 27th at 7:30pm
Chamber Music Series in the Old Chapel
Central Moravian Church
73 West Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018