Malcolm Martineau is regarded as one of the leading accompanists of his generation and has worked with many of the world’s great singers.
He also initiated several recital series, one in St. John’s, Smith Square, for example, with Lieder by Claude Debussy and Francis Poulenc, another in the Wigmore Hall in London, of songs by Britten that was broadcast by the BBC, and a series of evenings of Lieder by Hugo Wolf at the Edinburgh Festival. He has appeared all over Europe (at the Royal Opera House in London, La Scala Milan, the Théâtre du Châtelet in Paris, the Gran Teatre de Liceu in Barcelona, the Philharmonie and Konzerthaus in Berlin, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam and the Konzerthaus and Musikverein in Vienna, to name but a few), in North America (Alice Tully Hall and Carnegie Hall in New York), Australia (Sydney Opera House), at the Salzburg, Aix en Provence, Munich, Vienna and Edinburgh festivals and the Schubertiade in Schwarzenberg.
His discography includes recordings with Bryn Terfel (works by Franz Schubert, Robert Schumann and many English composers for Deutschen Grammophon), recordings with Simon Keenlyside (Schubert & Strauss EMI), of mixed repertoire with Angela Gheorghiu and Barbara Bonney (Decca), Magdalena Kožená (Deutsche Grammophon), Della Jones (Chandos), Lieder by Gabriel Fauré mit Sarah Walker and Tom Krause and folk songs by Benjamin Britten (Hyperion) and all of Beethoven’s folk songs (Deutsche Grammophon).
In 2004 he received an honorary doctorate from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
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