Helen is a British pianist based in London who trained and lived extensively in Germany and thereafter in New York. She is known for her edgy and innovative style of performance, particularly for her original concepts and interpretations of German Lieder and French Song.
Helen believes passionately in the concept of the pianist in recital with a singer as a full and dynamic partner. This partnership and collaboration presents a complete realization of the composer’s score in vocal and instrumental terms. Reticence on the part of the pianist only diminishes the level that two vibrant musicians can bring to a performance. Most importantly the audience then fully appreciates each musician’s part and vital contribution to the story of the text…[more]