TERENCE R. CHARLSTON
Terence Charlston was born in the Northern English country of Lancashire. He studied organ and harpsichord at Oxford and at the Royal Academy of Music in London.
He is a passionate devotee of the keyboard music of the sixteenth, seventeenth, and eighteenth centuries and has made recordings, broadcasts and television appearances. He specialises in solo and chamber music playing and is a regular visitor to the major European early music festivals. He has worked with many of today’s leading singers and period instrumentalists and is a member of the quartet, London Baroque.
In addition to a busy performing schedule, Terence Charlston is also active as a teacher. Since 1989 he has taught harpsichord and basso continuo at the Royal Academy of Music in London, where he was appointed Head of Early Music in 1995 and became Head of the Faculty of Historical Performance.