Saturday 22nd September 2018, 7.30 pm
Songs from Opera and Oratorio to Gershwin in Derby Cathedral. Including a Handel aria, an extract from Wagner's Rheingold, Shakespeare songs and Gershwin.
One of the world’s greatest Mezzo Sopranos and a regular performer at English National Opera, The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and the Bavarian State Opera, Catherine gave a memorable performance as the soloist at the last night of the BBC Proms. Recently she has recorded Elgar’s Dream of Gerontius with Daniel Barenboim and is currently a soloist with the Metropolitan Opera in New York.
Described by the Daily Telegraph as “in a class of his own” James is an accomplished chamber musician, soloist and accompanist. His international career has included collaborations with a wide range of singers and instrumentalists – as well as Catherine Wyn-Rogers these have included Ian Bostridge, Dame Kiri te Kanawa and Jamie Barton. A recent, local event was a recital with Sheku Kanneh-Mason at the Southwell Festival.
Tickets are priced at £20 (reserved Central Nave) / £16 (Balcony and Side Aisles). More information, including ticket details, can be found at www.celebrityrecital.co.uk