When: November 13, 2023 7:00 pm
Where: Recital Room, West Road Concert Hall

Acclaimed tenor James Gilchrist leads a Centre for Music Performance masterclass coaching singers from the University Lieder Scheme and University Chamber Choir. Interested singers are welcome to observe.

Recognised as ‘the finest Evangelist of his generation’, James Gilchrist is one of the UK’s leading tenors, whose extensive repertoire embraces works spanning many centuries.

He is an enthusiastic and prolific exponent of lieder and his impressive discography includes the Vaughan Williams Songs of Travel, Schubert and Schumann song cycles, Finzi, Bach and Britten.

Featured singers

Katherine Mann soprano
repertoire TBC
Izzy Benson soprano, Morvern Scrivener piano
Howells ‘King David’ from A Garland for de la Mare
Gabrielle Desalbres mezzo, Lorenzo Bennett piano
Elgar ‘Where corals lie’ from Sea Pictures
JS Bach ‘Erbarme dich, mein Gott’ from St Matthew Passion
Henry Montgomery bass, Alex Trigg piano
Vaughan Williams ‘Tired’ from Four Last Songs
Wolf ‘Alles endet, was entstehet’ from Drei Gedichte von Michaelangelo