Spring & Summer Projects

It's proving a delightfully busy few months ahead, including new commissions from Bath Festival, CBSO, Live Music Now and 'Ghost Songs' for Mark Padmore and Morgan Szymanski commissioned by St Endellion Festival.

Mark Padmore

Mark Padmore

MAY

19/5: 6pm, Bath Abbey
Bath Festival - Party In The City
New commission created with children from 3 schools & artist Edwina Bridgeman

25/5: 6.15 Symphony Hall Birmingham
CBSO Planets (Main Hall pre-concert performance)
New commission for CBSO players and 7 Birmingham schools inspired by Holst's Planets suite.

JUNE

May-June: Go Figaro! at Iford Arts
Project based on Barber of Seville
(23rd June: final day peformances at Iford)

22/6: The Riverfront, Newport
Operasonic: Newport Legends mini-opera performance
with Clytha Primary School and director Hannah Noone

from 28/7: Menuhin's Violin Installation with artist Heidi Hinder 
Commissioned by Live Music Now
Supported by a £15,700 grant from Heritage Lottery Fund

Image by Heidi Hinder

Image by Heidi Hinder

JULY

7/7: Wesley Chapel, Harrogate
Early Stroll Songs at Harrogate International Festival
Performance of Early Stroll Songs with Ian McMillan, Martin Le Poidevin and Amanda Cook.

28/7: Lunchtime concert, St Kew Church, Cornwall
Mark Padmore & Morgan Szymanksi at St Endellion Festival
New commission from St Endellion Festival of Ghost Songs, with texts by Charles Causley.
Supported by Arts Council England and Sound and Music's Francis Chagrin Award