Latimer Music Festival 2023

Friday 11th AUGUST 2023 AT 7.30PM

Charles Owen – Solo Piano Recital

World renowned concert Pianist, Charles Owen, will perform a selection of pieces on a French theme. Owen is “one of the finest British pianists of his generation” – Gramophone.

Chopin: Berceuse, Op 57
Chopin: Barcarolle, Op 60
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte
Debussy: Ballade
Debussy: Masques
Debussy: L’isle joyeuse
Liszt: Deux légendes
Franck: Prélude, Chorale et Fugue

Tickets: £18.00 and £22.00

Saturday 12th AUGUST 2023, 7.30pm

Concerto!

Gerald Finzi: Eclogue for Piano and Strings, Op 10. Arranged for string quintet.
Mark Nixon (piano), Ruth Rogers (violin), Antonia Kesel (violin), Sophie Renshaw (viola), Leo Popplewell (cello), Gareth Sheppard (double bass)

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K 622. Arranged for string quintet.
Shelley Levy (clarinet), Ruth Rogers (violin), Antonia Kesel (violin), Sophie Renshaw (viola), Leo Popplewell (cello), Gareth Sheppard (double bass)

Interval

Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, Op 21. Arranged for string quintet.
Ashley Fripp (piano), Ruth Rogers (violin), Antonia Kesel (violin), Sophie Renshaw (viola), Leo Popplewell (cello), Gareth Sheppard (double bass)

Tickets: £20.00, £22.50 and £25.00

Sunday 13th August 2023, 4.00pm

An Afternoon at the Opera!

A selection of arias, duets and songs from well-known opera’s, including:

The Magic Flute – Mozart

Der Vogelfänger bin ich, ja (baritone)

Aria – Ach, ich fühl’s (soprano)

Bei manner (soprano & baritone)

La Boheme – Puccini 

Mi chiamano Mimi (soprano)

Mimi!  – Mimi and Marcello – Act 3 (soprano & baritone)

Don Pasquale – Donizetti 

Bella siccome un angelo (baritone)

Pronta io son (soprano & baritone)

Tannhauser – Wagner 

Dich teure halle (soprano)

O du mein holder abendstern (baritone)

L’étoile – Chabrier 

O petit etoile (soprano)

Les pêcheurs de perles – Bizet

O Nadir, tender ami (baritone)

Susannah – Carlisle Floyd

Aint it a pretty night (soprano)

Albert Herring – Britten 

Tickling a trout (baritone)

The Merry Widow – Lehár 

Lippen Schweigen (soprano & baritone – sung in English)

And more!  

Performed by world renowned Artists Erica Eloff (soprano) and Dominic Sedgwick (baritone). Accompanied by Mark Nixon (artistic director & piano).

Tickets: £20.00, £22.50 and £25.00