22. August 2019 - 19:00 till 22:30
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A Summer Concert of Songs and Arias | St Nicholas Chiswick | Thursday, 22. August 2019

St Nicholas Church, Church Street, Chiswick, W4 2PJ
A Summer Concert of Songs and Arias
Thursday 22nd August 2019
Lauren Fagan, soprano and Fiachra Garvey, piano
Join us for a drink and canapés from 7.00pm
and the concert will start at 7.30pm
Tickets £15 include one glass of wine and canapés
Programme 
Schubert: Ganymed, D. 544
Clara Schumann: Three Lieder, Op. 12
Grieg: “Zur Rosenzeit” and “Ein Traum”
from Six Songs, Op. 48
Strauss: Three Songs - “Meinem Kinde”, “Das Rosenband”, “Cacilie”
Interval
Puccini: “Senza Mamma” from Suor Angelica
Lilly Vadaneaux: The Cloths of Heaven
Rachmaninoff: “To Her”, “The Rat Catcher”, “The Dream”,
from Six Romances, Op. 38
Poulenc: Deux Poems de Louis Aragon
Dvorak: Song top the Moon
 
LAUREN FAGAN, SOPRANO
Australian soprano and rising international star Lauren Fagan is a previous member of the Royal Opera House’s renowned Jette Parker Young Artists Programme, and a graduate of London’s Guildhall School of Music and Drama.
She was nominated best ‘Young Singer’ of the year in 2018’s International Opera Awards, and was a finalist in this year’s BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition.
Her debut as Violetta for the UK’s Opera Holland Park last year saw her described by The Guardian as “one of today’s finest young sopranos” and “exceptional throughout.”
This Autumn she will sing Mimi in La Boheme for Opera North.
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FIACHRA GARVEY, PIANO
Fiachra is the Founder and Artistic Director of the West Wicklow Festival, Ireland, and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Dublin International Piano Competition.                                                                                                               He has won prizes in London, Italy, Dublin, Prague and Paris and made his Fazioli Auditorium and Wigmore Hall debuts in 2013. He has also performed in Japan, China, Germany and Switzerland and in London.                                                   His recent concert series in Dublin National Concert Hall of the complete works by Beethoven and Bach for cello and piano in 2019 was sold out.
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