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Richard Strauss: Mary Bevan, Nicky Spence & Roger Vignoles

18 October 2017, 19:30


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Holywell Music Room

Holywell St
Oxford
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Concluding a day of events devoted to the works of Richard Strauss, whose gift for melody and word painting knew no bounds, a stellar team of artists present a wide range of his glorious songs.


Artist Portrait

Mary Bevan

Mary Bevan

Soprano

In the 2017/18 season, Mary Bevan debuts at the Teatro Real in Madrid as Rose Maurrant in Weill’s Street Scene, and sings the title role in Turnage’s new opera Coraline for the Royal Opera at the Barbican. In concert, Bevan will join the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment as Mary in Sally Beamish’s The Judas Passion in the UK and on tour in the United States; sing Bach Christmas Oratorio on tour in Australia with the Choir of London and Australian Chamber Orchestra; and Handel Messiah with the Academy of Ancient Music. ... Read Full Biography
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Nicky Spence

Nicky Spence

Tenor

Hailed by the Daily Telegraph as ‘a voice of real distinction,’ Nicky Spence is fast emerging as 'one of our brightest young tenors.’ An artist of great integrity, Nicky Spence's unique skills as a singing actor and the rare honesty in his musicianship are steadfastly earning him a place at the top of the profession. Nicky's 2017/18 Season includes two important debuts, at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden for From the House of the Dead, and at Teatro Real for Pirzel in Die Soldaten. Other highlights incl... Read Full Biography
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Roger Vignoles

Roger Vignoles

Pianist

Roger Vignoles is internationally recognized as one of the world’s most distinguished accompanists. In the course of his distinguished career he has collaborated with such leading singers as Sir Thomas Allen, Barbara Bonney, Kathleen Battle, Christine Brewer, Brigitte Fassbaender, Bernarda Fink, Susan Graham, Thomas Hampson, Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Dame Felicity Lott and Sarah Walker. He performs extensively at major venues across the world such as the Wigmore Hall, Philharmonie Cologne, Vienna Konzerthaus, Vienna Musikverein, the Royal C... Read Full Biography

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