Guildhall School singers and repetiteurs perform new works written by Guildhall students
5 - 10 July 2017 / 19:00, 14:30
Milton Court Studio
Brian Hosefros composer
Leo Doulton librettist
Occō's Eternal Act
Daniel Saleeb composer
Oge Nwosu librettist
The Parrot House
Francisco Fontes composer
May Sumbwanyambe librettist
Martin Lloyd-Evans director
Dominic Wheeler musical director
Performed by singers and repetiteurs from the first year of the Guildhall Opera Course, this termís Scenes feature three exciting new works written by composers and librettists on the Schoolís MA in Opera Making & Writing programme.
This innovative programme delivered in association with the Royal Opera House enables writers and composers to write specifically for the singers, and to develop the pieces with them. The new operas will be performed with a small orchestral ensemble, and will be linked by scenes from existing opera repertoire performed with piano accompaniment.