Friday 15 March 2019 7:30PM

Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano; Julius Drake piano; Emily Berrington actor (subject to availability)

Argento and Schumann

Duration

This concert will be approximately 2 hours in duration, including an interval

£40£35£30£25£18

Ticket bookings are subject to a £3 booking fee. This fee covers the whole booking and is not per ticket.

  • Dame Sarah Connolly mezzo-soprano
  • Julius Drake piano
  • Emily Berrington actor (subject to availability)

With regular pianist partner Julius Drake, Dame Sarah Connolly offers Dominick Argento’s cycle from Woolf’s posthumously published A Writer’s Diary, which won the composer the Pulitzer Prize in 1975, and Schumann’s moving late settings of texts attributed to Mary Stuart.

Listen to Dame Sarah Connolly in conversation with Katy Hamilton

  • Dominick Argento (b.1927)
        • From the Diary of Virginia Woolf
    • Interspersed with readings from Woolf’s diary
  • Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
        • Gedichte der Königin Maria Stuart Op. 135
    • Interspersed with readings from Schiller’s Mary Stuart

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