Natalie Bleicher is a classical pianist and composer living in Hertfordshire. She has a particular passion for contemporary music and performs new works regularly.
Natalie’s solo CD Dream Rotation features premiere recordings by British composers Sally Beamish, Paul Burnell, Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Rob Keeley, Joanna Lee and Dave Smith. In 2018 Natalie was selected to perform in a BBC Radio 3 lunchtime concert for International Women’s Day. In 2019 she performed with Lontano ensemble in a CD of works by Jennifer Fowler and the world premiere of Odaline de la Martinez’s opera Imoinda. She gives solo recitals of contemporary and standard repertoire in venues throughout London and Hertfordshire.
Natalie regularly performs with piano duet partner Esther Cavett. Together with Isobel Smith she performs as the Two of Herts Cello and Piano Duo, providing music for special events. She is the accompanist for Fortune Green Choir in West Hampstead and she teaches piano at York House School.
As a composer Natalie has written examination pieces for piano, electronic keyboard and harp which have featured on the Trinity Guildhall syllabus. Her flexibly-scored work Thalassa is published by CoMA in its Open Score anthology. Sample scores and recordings of Natalie’s works are available in the British Music Collection.