23 October 2016, 10:15 - 11:15
This event will be broadcast from Ashmolean Museum
Enjoy coffee and cake with poetry and music, at this informal morning in the delightful Ashmolean Dining Room.
Chloë Treharne mezzo-soprano
Oliver Wass harp
Steve Hay reader
Mezzo-SopranoKentish mezzo Chloë Treharne currently studies on the prestigious Opera Course at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. She also holds MMus (Distinction) and BMus (Hons) First Class degrees from the Guildhall School. She is grateful for the support of the Salters’ Company for their support of her studies. Chloë made her professional opera debut in 2014 as a Christine Collins Young Artist at Opera Holland Park singing the role of Rosina in Rossini’s Il Barbiere di Siviglia. She went on to cover the role of T... Read Full Biography
HarpistOliver Wass is in his first year of a Masters Degree at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, for which he was awarded a full scholarship to study with Imogen Barford. He graduated from the University of York with a First Class Honours degree in Chemistry. In May 2016, he became the first harpist ever to win the Guildhall Gold Medal, the Guildhall’s most prestigious prize. Previous winners of the competition include Jacqueline de Pré, Bryn Terfel and Tasmin Little. He has performed numerous concertos, including dir... Read Full Biography
This event is part of a series:
The Schumann Project: 14-29 October 2016 The fifteenth Oxford Lieder Festival will be the Schumann Project, a unique survey of Schumann's complete songs. The Schumann Project will explore Schumann's life and times, his friends and contemporaries, his influences and his legacies, and his literary and artistic interests. This two-week feast of song will feature Oxford Lieder's trad...