Around the Globe Music & Arts



AGPMF MAGAZINE printingWe are happy to announce that our new Around the Globe Piano Music Magazine 2017 FREE TO THE PUBLIC is ready for distribution.

This innovative new magazine contains interesting articles on contemporary piano works and their composers including reviews and updates on the festival syllabus.

You can download AGPMF magazine 2017 HERE


Preface to contemporary composers
or Compulsory Piano Music Classes


Photo MelanieMelanie Spanswick @

British composer, pianist, educator and author. Her music focuses on various sound worlds which are often associated with Minimalism. The pieces proposed for the category are from her books Piano Waves and Digressions.

To listen to the pieces
From Piano Waves:
Seahorse Dream
Ocean Surge

From Digressions:


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Vera MilankovicProf. Vera Milanković

Multitalented Serbian composer, pianist, pedagogue and organizer of educational events.
Fascinated by traditional Serbian music, she has written many authentic arrangements for piano, voice and ensembles for various instruments. Apart from her large opus for solo piano, Vera composed two piano concertos that were publicly highly praised.

The collection of piano miniatures No 1, 3 & 5, from her opus Music Map Of Serbia are proposed for the category. You can download the music scores free of charge from AGPMF web site:

Photo Lola Perrin by Abdul Hamid croppedLola Perrin @

American born, London-based composer, pianist, collaborator, piano teacher, Composer in Residence at Markson Pianos, has published nine piano suites and has two CDs on general release.
Performs as a solo artist, also in collaboration with filmmakers, authors, artists and other pianists.

To listen to the pieces
From Piano Suite VIII: part 6
The Arrival

From Piano Suite IV: part  1
Music from Fragile Light Spaces“>

From Piano Suite II: part 2
The man in the black hat below is probably sleeping

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To listen to
Piano Suite I “Early Sunday Morning”

Before Sleep
For four hands

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Aca Vujic dirigujeProf. Aleksandar S. Vujić @

An award winning Serbian composer, conductor and pianist. His compositional oeuvre comprises over 100 works including choral, chamber, symphonic works and instrumental music for piano, violin, cello as well as various ensembles.

To listen to
Three Piano Pieces Op.83

Serbian Reel Dance (Srpsko Kolo)
For Four hands

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Around the Globe Piano Music Festival in November 2017
This year the festival will take place at the Study Society, Colet House, Talgarth Road, London W14 9DA on Sunday, 19th November 2017 from 10 AM till late.

Please, come and join us for this amazing and inspirational event.
For more info and how to apply refer to our new AGPMF Magazine 2017.

Markson Piano Concert Series – Wednesday at 7 PM, 26th July 2017,
Solo Piano Recital by John Bailey

Professional pianist John Bailey is a multiple AGPMF winner for 3 consecutive years. He will be performing music of various styles including Ravel and Chopin as well as contemporaries such as Lola Perrin and Ognjen Bogdanović. More recently he has completed a fellowship diploma (FRSM) in classical piano performance specialising in the music of Ravel and has been studying piano with Prof. Marina Petrov for several years.

Since 2010, Markson Concert Series are hosting a wide range of musical events. These include classical & Jazz recitals, poetry, dance and contemporary music.
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