Mary, Queen of Scots
19 October 2015, 16:30
This event will be broadcast from Holywell Music Room
Louise Macdonald contralto
Ingrid Sawers piano
Schumann’s Maria Stuarda songs are complemented by new works by Judith Bingham, Dee Isaacs and Eddie McGuire, inspired by the letters and poetry of Mary Stuart. (See also study event on Tuesday 20th).
This event is part of a series:
Singing Words: Poets and their Songs celebrates the glorious and varied poetry of song and emphasises this unique meeting of words and music. Following the triumph of last year’s ‘The Schubert Project’ and our recent Royal Philharmonic Society Award, we are pleased to present another stellar array of world-renowned artists in the heart of Oxford. Many of the programmes are bas...