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Benjamin Appl & Simon Lepper

02 April 2020, 20:00 - 21:30


Concert

Evening


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Holywell Music Room

Holywell St
Oxford
OX1 3BN



Benjamin Appl is already established internationally as one of the most exciting singers of his generation. Together with Simon Lepper he presents a programme of journeys, from songs by Schubert and Wolf to Mahler’s Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen (‘Songs of a Wayfarer’) and concluding with Vaughan Williams’ perennial favourite, the Songs of Travel.

SPRING SONG PASSES

A Full Spring Song Pass is available to purchase for £190 representing the best value for the best value for those attending all Spring Song Events.

A Mastercourse Pass* is available to purchase for £45: the best value for those attending 9 sessions or more throughout the week.

An Evening Concert Pass is also available for £165.


All Spring Song Passes are available to purchase on the Booking page.

*Please note, the Mastercourse Pass does not include any evening concerts or the Mastercouse concert on Saturday 4 April 2020.

Programme


Artist Portrait

Benjamin Appl

Benjamin Appl

Baritone

Described as ‘the current front-runner in the new generation of Lieder singers’(Gramophone Magazine, UK), Benjamin Appl, Gramophone Award Young Artist of the Year 2016, is celebrated by audiences and critics in recital, concerts and opera. He was a member of the BBC New Generation Artist scheme from 2014-16 and was also a Wigmore Hall Emerging Artist and ECHO Rising Star for the 2015-16 season, appearing in recital at major European venues including the Barbican Centre London, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Wiener Konzerthaus, Philharm... Read Full Biography
Artist Portrait

Simon Lepper

Simon Lepper

Pianist

Simon read music at King’s College Cambridge. He is a professor of collaborative piano at the Royal College of Music, London where he also co-ordinates the collaborative piano course. Since 2003 he has been an official accompanist for the BBC Cardiff Singer of the World Competition. Recent performance highlights include an invitation from the Wigmore Hall, London to present a three concert project on the songs of Joseph Marx; a recital tour with baritone Stéphane Degout which included the Ravinia and Edinburgh Festivals; his ... Read Full Biography

Tickets

Call: 01865 591 276

Tickets
General Admission £25.00
General Admission
Under 35s Ticket
£5.00

This event is part of a series:

Spring Song 2020

We’re thrilled to present this newly expanded Spring Song festival, which features outstanding concerts every evening and is the new home of our renowned residential Mastercourse. We welcome exceptional artists for the concert series, several of whom also appear as guest tutors on the Mastercourse. The course is led by the acclaimed soprano Joan Rodgers and a special day of participati...