Songs of Travel: Nicholas Mogg & Jâms Coleman
19 October 2018, 17:30 - 18:00
Former Oxford Lieder Young Artists, both now increasingly well known as exceptional musicians, perform the Songs of Travel by Parry’s student, Ralph Vaughan Williams. Composed between 1901-1904, they mark some of his earliest songs, but also his most accomplished and enduringly popular.
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
BassNicholas Mogg recently graduated from the Opera Course at the Royal Academy of Music. He is an Oxford Lieder Young Artist, a Britten-Pears Young Artist, a Park Lane Group Young Artist, and a Drake Calleja Scholar. Nicholas won the 2017 Royal Over-Seas League Singers’ Prize and the Richard Lewis/Jean Shanks Award. Nicholas is grateful for the support of the Robert Easton Award, Drake Calleja Trust, Help Musicians UK Sybil Tutton Award, and the Countess of Munster Musical Trust. He read music at Clare College, Cambridge, where he was a ... Read Full Biography
PianistJâms Coleman is a Welsh pianist who enjoys a rich and varied musical life performing as a soloist, chamber musician and vocal accompanist. He finds it inspiring and fascinating to collaborate with different musicians and values the rewards of this process. Recent highlights include performing music by Colin Matthews for the BBC Proms live on Radio 3, solo appearances in France and live on S4C and BBC Radio Cymru as well as recitals at the Leeds Lieder Festival, Oxford Lieder Festival. Wigmore Hall, Two Moors Festival, Newbury Festiv... Read Full Biography
This event is part of a series:
The 17th Oxford Lieder Festival will celebrate a rich tapestry of music, words and performance in European song. Our Grand Tour of song will showcase the pinnacles of the repertoire while exploring wider cultural and geographical influences. International stars, prize-winning young artists and a wide range of concerts and other related events will take us on this beguiling journey. View the ...