Errollyn Wallen’s new organ work, written for Peter Holder, was commission by the Eric Thompson Charitable Trust for its 30th anniversary.
Roman Arndt makes his role debut as Mario Cavaradossi
Commissioned by Leeds Lieder for Dame Sarah Connolly and Joseph Middleton
Errollyn Wallen’s Peace on Earth has been selected for the Service of Nine Lessons and Carols in the Chapel of King’s College, Cambridge on Christmas Eve.
A new setting of A Spotless Rose commissioned by Harrow School for its Carol Service in Westminster Cathedral
Errollyn Wallen’s new song will be premiered by Claire Barnett-Jones and Simon Lepper in this BBC Proms programme from Birmingham
National Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Company
“….all under the baton of John Andrews, a conductor who absolutely understands Sullivan’s style – which is to say, he conducts it with the transparent, lyrical verve of early Mendelssohn.” Spectator, June 2022
Alex Haigh sings Le Remendado in a new production of Carmen by Mathilde López. Jeremy Silver conducts.
BBC New Generation Artists Ema Nikolovska and Kunal Lahiry present the world premiere of The Lake, composed by Errollyn Wallen as a reflection and response to Schubert’s final collection of songs,Schwanengesang.
Martyn Brabbins conducts the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in the world premiere of Errollyn Wallen’s orchestra work.
John Andrews conducts this new production by Christopher Luscombe of Gilbert and Sullivan’s famous work. There are five performances June 26, 28 and July 1, 6, 8.
Chicago Opera Theatre commissioned Errollyn Wallen’s second opera to be premiered this month. Quamino’s Map is set in 18th century London it tells the story of a man who, after winning his freedom from slavery, is introduced into London society. The story. to a libretto by Deborah Brevoort, is loosely based on a book by S.I. Martin – Incomparable World.
“Offering some of the most vivid singing is Russian tenor Roman Arndt as the morally depraved but physically fatally attractive Duke, whose famous arias (especially La donna e mobile) come over eloquently.” Rigoletto/Opera North, The Stage, January 2022
Graeae Theatre Company perform Errollyn Wallen’s new chamber opera about blind musician, Maria-Theresia von Paradis. A pupil of Salieri and friend (and alleged lover) of Mozart, she captivated 18th century Europe with her own sensational talent.
Anna Lucia Richter and Ammiel Bushakevitz will perform a programme of Brahms and Wolf at 13.00
Postponed from 2020 Martin Jones will belatedly celebrate his 80th birthday with a concert at LSO St Luke’s. He has selected an eclectic and diverse programme giving a taste of the 100 recordings he has made for Nimbus Records since 1973. Programme Liszt Variations on a theme by Bach Debussy Images Book 1 Grainter/Strauss Ramble on the love duet from ‘Der Rosenkavalier’ Albéniz El Albaicin from ‘Iberia’ Gershwin/Wild Fantasy on.
Musical director Fabio Luisi, Ann-Katrin Stöcker (31 Mar) Producer Robert Carsen Stage and costume design Gideon Davey Lighting designer Robert Carsen, Peter van Praet Choreography Philippe Giraudeau Choir director Ernst Raffelsberger Dramaturgy Ian Burton, Kathrin Brunner
BeethovenFest guest artists Alina Ibragimova and Saleem Ashkar team up with baritone Tyler Duncan at Christ Church Cathedral to perform a beautiful chamber concert featuring Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 5, “An die ferne Geliebte“ for voice and piano, plus Brahms’ Piano Quintet Op. 34, often called “the crown of his chamber music,” with members of the VSO.
Joseph Doody performs the role of Guglielmo D’Epperto
Six instrumentistes hors pair unissent leurs forces pour présenter un panorama de la musique de chambre de Beethoven pour trio à cordes, quintette à cordes, trio avec piano et quatuor avec piano.