HGO Summer Concert 4 August 2018
TELL ME THE TRUTH ABOUT LOVE
A perfect summer evening – Sparkling song, opera and musical theatre with
Rosanna Harris (soprano), Rachael Cox (mezzo),
Alex Aldren (tenor) and Lawrence Wallington (baritone)
and Chris Hopkins at the keyboard
St Michael’s Church, South Grove, Highgate, N6 6BJ
August 4th 2018
6.30 – 8.30 pm
Tickets: £25, £20, £15
Chris Hopkins, music director of our forthcoming “The Secret Marriage”, introduces star HGO singers from past and future productions in a musical survey of love, sacred, profane, hopeless, fulfilled, and passionate, featuring music from Mozart to Bernstein (by way of Lehar, Puccini, Verdi, Bizet and may others) and taking as its theme the Auden poem, set as a cabaret song by Benjamin Britten, Tell Me the Truth about Love.
‘There are few more lovely places to present an informal concert than St Michael’s Church in Highgate … the excellent acoustic … delightful interval in the setting sun … an immensely enjoyable evening, much appreciated by the audience.” The Hampstead and Highgate Express.