National Opera Studio Recitals
Free recitals from National Opera Studio in the London Coliseum public event spaces.
The National Opera Studio is a world leader in opera training and following their highly successful free recitals in Wandsworth, they join us at the London Coliseum for a series of four exciting recitals showcasing the next generation of operatic talent.
Each free hour-long recital will feature songs and arias closely aligned to main stage productions at the London Coliseum, home of English National Opera.
ENO is proud to support the future of opera, working in close partnership with the National Opera Studio to deliver its internationally-renowned Young Artists’ Programme.
In May 2020, there is an opportunity to see all of the 2019/20 Young Artists of the National Opera Studio in performance with the Orchestra of English National Opera at Cadogan Hall.
Thursday 5 December, 1.00pm
A recital of Russian and winter-themed songs and arias, to coincide with the English National Ballet performances of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker.
Performers: Kseniia Nikolaieva (mezzo-soprano), Samantha Oxborough (mezzo-soprano), Frederick Jones (tenor), Juliane Gallant (répétiteur).
Thursday 16 January, 1.00pm
A recital of French and Spanish songs and arias which have been inspired by the music and culture of Spain, highlighting ENO’s forthcoming production of Bizet’s Carmen
Performers: Julieth Lonzano (soprano), Luis Aguilar (tenor), Shengzhi Ren (tenor), Kyu Choi (baritone), Fernando Loura (répétiteur).
Wednesday 26 February, 5.00pm
A pre-performance recital of songs and arias by Italian composers from the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
Performers: Alexandra Lowe (soprano), Elizabeth Lynch (mezzo-soprano), Msimelelo Mbali (bass), Mairi Grewar (répétiteur)
Monday 23 March, 1.00pm
A celebration of Mozart, featuring arias and duets from his best-loved operas. (repertoire by 1 November).
Performers: Eliza Boom (soprano), Ella Taylor (soprano), Benson Wilson (baritone), Bradley Wood (répétiteur).