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Romances

19 November 2015 @ 1:10 pm - 2:00 pm

| Free

Programme:

– “La Maja Dolorosa” Tonadilla de E. Granados
– “La zagala alegre” E. Toldra
– “Anhelos” de J. Turina
– “De los álamos vengó,madre” de J. Rodrigo

– Marinero en tierra, Rodolfo Halffter
– La corza blanca, Ernesto Halffter
– Cançó del Teuladí Joaquín Rodrigo
– Trobadoresca Joaquín Rodrigo
– Del Cabello más sutil, Fernando Obradors

– La tabernera del puerto, de Pablo Sorozábal, “No puede ser”
– Montecarmelo, de Federico Moreno Torroba ” Madre de mis amores”
– Jugar con fuego, de Francisco Barbieri ” Un tiempo fue”

– El Gato montés, de Manuel Penella (dúo)
– Doña Francisquita, de Amadeo Vives (dúo)

Performers:
Susana Casas, soprano
Eduard Mas Bacardit, tenor
Jorge Carrasco, piano

Susana Casas, soprano
Susana Casas was born in Sevilla. She born in Seville (Spain) and studied singing in Madrid. She has sung as a soloist both in opera, operetta, zarzuela and musical theatre (The Phantom of the Opera, Amadeus, La Traviata, Il Segreto di Susana, La Voix Humaine, etc. ) She has also performed in Latin America (Mexico, Peru and Cuba) and was a finalist at the International Singing Competition in Trujillo, Peru.
Other collaborations include: Henry Purcell’s The Fairy Queen with the Company of Contemporary Dance of Andalusia, Alfano’s Cyrano de Bergerac, Puccini’s Turandot and Manon Lescaut, Busoni’s Turandot, Verdi’s La Traviata and Don Carlo, Humperdinck’s Haensel and Gretel, Mozart’s Le Nozze di Fígaro etc at Teatro de La Maestranza in Seville. She is a member of the Open Music Project with the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla (ROSS). She will soon take part in the opera The little Sweep by B.Britten in Spain.

Eduard Mas Bacardit, tenor
Eduard was born in Catalonia, Spain. He studied History of Art at the Universitat de Barcelona. In 2011 he moved to London to start his undergraduate degree at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, where he is continuing his training in the Postgraduate course with David Pollard.
In 2012 Eduard was awarded the Kathleen Ferrier Society Bursary for Young singers. Since then, he has performed several times in the concert cycle ‘Song in the City’ (London), singing repertoire by Schubert, Todrà, Britten, Poulenc, Quilter and Fauré. He was also invited to sing in Annecy Classic Festival (France), in St Lawrence Jewry Music Festival (London) and Festival (a)phonica (Catalonia), performing a combination of song repertoire and opera.
In the summer 2014, he participated in the Franz-Schubert-Institut in Austria, working on German lied repertoire with master teachers such as Elly Ameling, Christa Ludwig, Robert Holl, Roger Vignoles and Julius Drake. In October he took part in Wolfgang Holzmair’s Masterclass at the Wigmore Hall, where he performed works by Schubert, Schumann and Wolf.
Eduard’s opera performances include Ferrando, Mozart’s Cosí Fan Tutte at the Frome Festival; Ubaldo, Haydn’s Armida with Orchestra Purpur performed in Croatia and Slovenia; Don Basilio, Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro; Tancredi, Monteverdi’s Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda with Andrew Lawrence-King at the Wallace Collection; and scenes from Strauss’ Die Fledermaus (Eisenstein), Monteverdi’s L’incoronazione di Poppea (Nerone), Beethoven’s Fidelio (Jaquino), Mozart’s La Finta Giardiniera (Belfiore) and Händel’s Alcina (Oronte).
Eduard’s Postgraduate studies are generously supported by the Help Musicians UK Fleming Award and the Guildhall School Trust.

Jorge Carrasco, piano
Spanish pianist Jorge Carrasco was born in Torrevieja, Aicante where he studied piano. In London he has specialised in ballet accompaniment, working as a main repetiteur at the “Central School of Ballet” and ” London Contemporary Dance School “. He studied Lied at the Staatlische Hochschule fur Musik de Karlsuhe (Germany) and was a pupil of Hartmut Holl and Mitsuko Shirai. Jorge sings as a tenor with London ensembles such as Coro Cervantes and The Renaissance Singers.

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Details

Date:
19 November 2015
Time:
1:10 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

Song in the City
The Parish and Ward Church of St. Botolph without Bishopsgate, Bishopsgate
London, EC2M 3TL United Kingdom
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Website:
http://songinthecity.org