PRE-ORDER The Story of the Square Piano




In January 2024, Jonathan will be recording a new album entitled “The Story of the Square Piano”.  The music, together with an accompanying booklet will tell the story of these fascinating historical instruments using a fully restored Regency Period Broadwood Square Piano dated from 1814.  The album is scheduled to be released at the end of March 2024 and, by pre-ordering, you will be one of the first to receive a signed copy of the recording and booklet.  Although the track list is still subject to change at this stage, it is expected to be as follows:

Sonata no. 2 – Burney (1726-1814)


Allegro moderato


The Midsumer Wish Op. 13 no. 4 – Arnold (1740-1802)

Sonata in D Op. 1 no. 1 – Burton (1730-1782)


Allegro andante


Sonata in B flat Op. 5 no. 1 – J C Bach (1735-1782)


Tempo di Minuetto

The Smiling Plains – Pinto (1785-1806)

Fantasia in D minor K.397 – Mozart (1756-1791)

An Die Freude K.53 – Mozart (1756-1791)

O heiliges Band K.148 – Mozart (1756-1791)

Wie unglücklich bin ich nit K.147 – Mozart (1756-1791)

Sonatina no. 6 – Pleyel (1757-1831)

A Shepherd Lov’d a Nymph so Fair – Pinto (1785-1806)

Sonata in F Op. 26 – Clementi (1752-1832)

Sonata no. 1 – Cimarosa (1749-1801)

Divertimento Hob. XVI:8 – Haydn (1732-1809)

She Never Told Her Love Hob.XXVIa/34 – Haydn (1732-1809)

Nimrod from the Enigma Variations – Elgar (1857-1934)