Opera in Song 2022
Friday 1 July I 7.30pm
Saturday 2 July I 7.30pm
Sunday 3 July I 3.00pm
Sunday 3 July I 7.30pm
Opera Holland Park Theatre, Holland Park, Ilchester Place, London W8 6LU
Curated by Julien Van Mellaerts and Dylan Perez, the Opera in Song series returns with an expanded programme of recitals. Artists include Lauren Fagan, James Baillieu, Rihab Chaieb, Francesca Chiejina, Kunal Lahiry, Simon Lepper, Gary Matthewman, Ema Nikolovska, Ella O’Neill, Alex Otterburn and Roderick Williams.
1 July, 7.30pm
Baritone Roderick Williams and pianist Ella O’Neill perform Winterreise in Jeremy Sams’s English translation, Winter Journey.
Die schöne Müllerin
2 July, 7.30pm
Julien Van Mellaerts and James Baillieu perform Die schöne Müllerin in the original language, framed by the poet Wilhelm Müller’s prologue and epilogue in English.
Schwanengesang and Errollyn Wallen
3 July, 3pm
BBC New Generation Artists Ema Nikolovska and Kunal Lahiry present Schwanengesang alongside the world premiere of The Lake, composed by Errollyn Wallen as a reflection and response to Schubert’s final collection of songs.
America in Song
3 July, 7.30pm
Soprano Francesca Chiejina, mezzo-soprano Kitty Whately, tenor Frederick Jones, baritone Alex Otterburn and pianist Dylan Perez explore American song from art song to Broadway.
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.