This evening weaves together works by Purcell, Liszt, Vaughan Williams, Holub, Shakespeare, Auden and more to create a wonderful mix celebrating words, spoken and sung from the 16th to the 20th Century.
Petroc Trelawny, star of BBC radio and television and face of Cardiff Singer of the World joins mezzo-soprano Claire Barnett-Jones and tenor Ben Johnson, both Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize Winners at Cardiff Singer of the World, and accompanist Tom Primrose, (our own NSF Chorus Master), for an evening of song, poetry, and letters.
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Duration: 2 hours (approx)
Sponsored by Mr & Mrs John Skinner & The Lyon Family Trust
Performers Petroc Trelawny - speaker Claire Barnett-Jones - mezzo-soprano Ben Johnson - tenor Tom Primrose - piano
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