Join us at the stunning Harlaxton Manor for a series of spectacular annual summer concerts.
Friday 19 May: Richard Roddis, tenor, with Clive Pollard, piano.
Richard Roddis is no stranger to Harlaxton, having performed for these concerts a number of times. He has performed, broadcast and recorded at home and abroad, and is conductor of a number of choirs. London-based Clive Pollard has an international career accompanying and coaching singers. Roddis and Pollard’s programme includes Brahms's penultimate opus, Vier ernste Gesänge, and Pollard's song cycle to texts by W H Davies, A Rainbow and a Cuckoo's Song. Amy Beach's delightful Three Shakespeare Songs Op 37 will be performed alongside other American songs too.
Friday 2 June: Nikolay Girov, cello, with Asaka Anna Ginova, piano.
Bulgarian born cellist Nikolay Girov came to the UK in 2001 on a scholarship to the Guildhall School of Music in London. He undertook further studies at Stuttgart and the Royal Academy of Music. Girov now performs widely as a soloist and chamber musician, including performing at the Proms. His Japanese wife and pianist Asaka Anna Ginova has a busy professional career and teaches at the Guildhall School of Music.
Friday 28 July: Férdia Stone-Davis, recorders, with Douglas Hollick, harpsichord.
Férdia Stone-Davis holds a Master of Music award from Trinity College of Music, London, and studied recorders with Philip Thorby, Rebecca Miles, and, subsequently, Pamela Thorby. Recently she has performed in Cambridge and at a number of universities including Queen’s University, Belfast, Huddersfield University, and the University of Göttingen, Germany. Harpsichord-musician Douglas Hollick is well known to Harlaxton audiences, and this programme with Stone-Davis will include duo works by Handel, Telemann and Barsanti, as well as pieces for solo recorder and solo harpsichord.
Date:19 May 2017
Tickets are £10 per person, available for three dates:
Friday 19th May 2017
Friday 2nd June 2017
Friday 28th July 2017
All concerts will be held in the Great Hall and will start at 7.30pm. The conservatory and gardens will be open from 6.00pm.
Address:Harlaxton Manor, Harlaxton, Grantham, Lincolnshire, Grantham NG32 1AG
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