St. Denys Church,
Stanford-in-the-Vale, Oxfordshire

photo by Colin West 2013

Lionel gave a recital at the MUSIC IN THE VALE concert series at Stanford-in-the-Vale in Oxfordshire in November 2015 in a programme of:

Partita No.1 in B flat BWV825

Poème in F sharp Op.32 No.1
Étude in C sharp minor Op.42 No.5

Prelude in E flat Op.23 No.6
Étude-Tableau in E flat minor Op.39 No.5

Nocturne in C sharp minor Op. posth.
Waltz in C sharp minor Op.64 No.2
Barcarolle in F sharp Op.60

Richard III concert at Temple Church, London

EM RECORDS presents a solo violin recital by Rupert Marshall-Luck at the Temple Church, London EC4. The programme features works by Paul Carr, Paul Lewis, Richard Pantcheff and Francis Pott, inspired by Richard III, and also includes Lionel Sainsbury’s Soliloquy for solo violin


7.00 (please note start time) on Thursday 25th February 2016 at The Temple Church, London EC4

TICKETS: £20.00 are available from

Postage, if required: £1.50; otherwise tickets held for collection at Box Office
Temple Church
Andalusian Fantasy Op.16 from Lionel's Navona recording ANDALUSIAN FANTASY was streamed on 16th September by Radio Despi’s 'La Otra Orilla' in Spain. Click logo to see playlist.
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Montana Public Radio
Lionel’s Andalusian Fantasy Op. 16, Nocturne Op. 18 and Esquisse were broadcast on Montana Public Radio (MTPR) Morning Classics program on 31 August 2015.
(Please click Logo for Montana Public Radio link.)
Lionel Sainsbury at the 2015 English Music Festival
Lionel gave a recital of his piano music in Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames on 23 May 2015 as part of the English Music Festival.

Cuban Dance No.1
Moments Musicaux Nos. 1-4
Prelude No.6 (from Twelve Preludes)
South American Suite

Dorchester Abbey has been the principal venue for English Music Festival concerts since the Festival’s inception in 2006. Dorchester-on-Thames stands on the site of a Saxon cathedral built by St Birinus in the seventh century. It is 8 miles south of Oxford, and 7 miles from Didcot Station (45 minutes from London Paddington). Please visit the EMF website for visitor information.

Parma Licensing
USA TV company Fox use Sainsbury’s music

Lionel’s Soliloquy for solo violin was used in
Fresh off the Boat on 10 February 2015 in the
recording by Vit Muzik from ’Slices’, Navona Records.

Lionel Sainsbury on KUSC 17 July 2014

Lionel was Jim Svejda’s guest in a 3 hour feature on KUSC’s Evening Program on Thursday 17 July, 9.00pm to midnight,
Pacific Standard time

It included Lionel’s Cello Concerto, Violin Concerto, Two Nocturnes for strings, and Soliloquy for solo violin, plus extracts from
his new piano CD Sunlight and Storms.

The programme was broadcast via this link:

The programme is now available as a PODCAST (37min) which you can download via this LINK here.
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