Green Spaces: A Celebration in Song

Friday 1 July I 1pm

Opera Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Ilchester Place, London W8 6LU

Text includes poetry by William Blake, D.H. Lawrence, Rudyard Kipling and John Keats. Three young creative writers also contribute poetry expressing their experiences of nature during the Covid-19 Lockdowns. Hannah Sandison presents a world premiere of three newly commissioned song cycles on the theme of parks during the pandemic by Mark-Anthony Turnage CBE, Zoë Martlew, and Amelia Clarkson.
Hannah Sandison is joined by Lana Bode, Alessandro Fisher and Alison Langer to perform these exciting new works. This project was created in reaction to the pandemic and in gratitude for our fantastic green spaces.

Programme:
Of nature’s light – Six songs for Mezzo-Soprano and Piano -Mark-Anthony Turnage CBE
In the Park – Four songs for Tenor and Piano – Zoë Martlew
Run with me – Three songs for soprano and piano – Amelia Clarkson

This is a Festival Partner event. The performance requires tickets to be purchased in advance. Please follow the booking link to find out further details.

Green Spaces: A Celebration in Song