Shakespeare 400

Monday, 7th Nov 2016, 1.10pm

Sigh no more, ladies!

Artists from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Gavin Roberts, piano
Dinah Stabb, creative director

In the first of two concerts celebrating of the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death, 'Sigh no more, ladies' explores some of Shakespeare's most celebrated female characters. Meet Juliet, Lady Macbeth, Cleopatra, Desdemona, Titania and Ophelia in a thrilling showcase of songs and scenes.

 

Monday, 14th Nov 2016, 1.10pm

If music be the food of love

Artists from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Gavin Roberts, piano
Dinah Stabb, creative director

In the second of our concerts celebrating of the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death, 'If music be the food of love' presents some of Shakespeare's most touching romances and relationships in songs and scenes. We explore 'Twelfth Night', 'The Merchant of Venice', 'The Tempest' and more.

 

SPANISH SONG AND ZARZUELA FESTIVAL

Monday, 21st Nov 2016, 1.10pm

Dark swallows shall return: Spanish songs of the 19th century

Jorge Navarro Colorado, tenor
Ricardo Gosalbo Guenot, piano

This is our second collaboration with the 'Spanish Song and Zarzuela Festival'. We are delighted to be hosting them for three lunchtime concerts this season.

 

Monday, 28th Nov 2016, 1.10pm

Gipsy Songs

Ricardo López, baritone
Gavin Roberts, piano

This is our second collaboration with the 'Spanish Song and Zarzuela Festival'. We are delighted to be hosting them for three lunchtime concerts this season.

 

Monday, 5th Dec 2016, 1.10pm

Stolen kisses: a hommage to Alberto Ginastera in his centenary

Lorena Paz Nieto, soprano
Horacio López Redondo, piano

This is our second collaboration with the 'Spanish Song and Zarzuela Festival'. We are delighted to be hosting them for three lunchtime concerts this season.

 

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