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Sir Arthur Sullivan Society
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Sir Arthur Sullivan
David Owen Norris accompanies students from the Royal Northern College of Music in performances of thirty-six previously unrecorded songs. Filmed in Mrs. Gaskell’s Drawing Room, the films which will be available to view here, will be posted half a dozen at a time on Sundays between November 22nd (St. Cecilia’s Day, the day on which Sullivan died in 1900) and Christmas.
The Chandos double CD Sir Arthur Sullivan Songs with Mary Bevan,Read More
Sasha Regan’s all-male The Pirates of Penzance is being performed at the Palace Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London on 12 and 13 December at 7pm. Further details can be found on the Nimax Theatres websiteRead More
Opera della Luna presents Cox and Box (full version) and Offenbach’s Les Deux Aveugles. Wilton’s Music Hall, London, 16 – 20 March 2021. Tues 5pm, 7.45; Wed 7.30; Thu 2.30, 7.30; Fri 7.30; Sat 2.30, 7.30.. Performance lasts 90 minutes; no interval. Distancing measures in place. www.wiltons.org.ukRead More
Arthur Sullivan: HADDON HALL (1892); libretto Sydney Grundy. Complete without spoken dialogue. First professional recording.
Ed Lyon (tenor) – John Manners; Henry Waddington (bass-baritone) – Sir George Vernon; Adrian Thompson (tenor) – Oswald; Ben McAteer (baritone) – Rupert Vernon; Donald Maxwell (baritone) – McCrankie; Sarah Tynan (soprano) – Dorothy Vernon; Fiona Kimm ( mezzo-soprano) – Lady Vernon; Angela Simkin (mezzo-soprano) – Dorcas; BBC Singers (chorus master Matthew Morley); BBC Concert Orchestra; John Andrews (conductor).Shop