WHAT'S ON

 

WHERE THE LIGHT SEEPS IN 

A recital of art song from Schubert to Poulenc

Sunday 27 June 2021, 5.00pm

Merley House, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3AA

Olivia Boen, soprano

with

Camille Lemonnier, piano

Ted Black, tenor

with

Dylan Perez, piano

To celebrate re-opening our doors for live performance, we are delighted to welcome two singers already building strong reputations in both recital and opera. Olivia Boen, soprano, was a finalist in our 2019 Singer of the Year competition and Ted Black, tenor, a finalist in the 2020 competition. Spinning around the theme of light piercing darkness, their heart-lifting programme will take us on an imaginative journey through 19th and 20th-century song.

Tickets, £15, from foothart@gmail.com or 07717 570333

Programme

André Previn (1929-2019)

Will there really be a morning?

Gunnar de Frumerie (1908-1997)

Hjärtats Sånger

När du sluter mina ögon

Det blir vackert där du går

Saliga väntan

Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Résurrection

Joseph Marx (1882-1964)

Selige Nacht

Hat dich die Liebe berührt

Nocturne

Samuel Barber (1910-1981)

Knoxville: Summer of 1915

Alma Mahler (1879-1964)

From Fünf Lieder

Die stille Stadt

Laue Sommermacht

Ich wandle unter Blumen

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)

Du bist die Ruh

Der Zwerg

Francis Poulenc (1899-1963)

Tel Jour Telle Nuit - song cycle

Hugo Wolf (1860-1903)

Nachtzauber

Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959)

Melodía sentimental

Manuel Ponce (1882-1948)

Estrellita

Below are some further dates for your diary. More information on these events will be released over the coming months. For updates, join our mailing list (see below). Or to get ahead of the crowd, consider becoming part of our Friends scheme, which gives you advance notice and booking opportunities.

DIDO AND AENEAS

by Henry Purcell

Semi-staged performance

Thursday 2 September 2021, 7.30pm

Richmond Hill St Andrew’s URC Church, Bournemouth, BH2 6JJ

 

Friday 3 September 2021, 7.30pm

Salisbury (venue tbc)

 

We are thrilled to announce Zenaida Yanowsky, former star principal of the Royal Ballet, as Movement Director for this production.

Cast and further details will be available later in the year. 

AUTUMN RECITAL

Sunday 17 October 2021, 5.00pm,

Merley House, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 3AA

HCO SINGER OF THE YEAR COMPETITION 2021

Semi-finals and finals 

Sunday 14 November 2021

Bournemouth University, BH12 5BB