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DUCO: Alto Giove, English String Music & The Glass Box
Sat 11 Nov 2017 , 7:00 pm| £8
Durham Contemporary Opera Group, conducted by Hugo Jennings, give the first performance of The Glass Box by Tristan Latchford, a third year undergraduate specialising in composition, along with English string music and a sumptuous baroque aria by Nicola Porpora, made famous by the recent film about one of Porpora’s famous students, the castrato Farinelli.
Porpora: Alto Giove (counter-tenor Alex Pullinger)
Holst: Brook Green Suite
Elgar: Elegy for String Orchestra
Walton: Henry V
Tristan Latchford – The Glass Box (first performance)
Madeleine Wattles – ‘Our Lady’
Leo Charlier – ‘Our Man’
Tickets £8 on the door, or £7 in advance(£4/£3.50 for students) – Bookings: 07729 906990.
Click here to listen to an exclusive rehearsal clip from The Glass Box, played by cellist Emma Farmer:
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