Saturday 23 March 1.10pm
Presented in association with Talent Unlimited
Wanshu Qiu grew up in a non-musical household in Chengdu, China. Wanshu started showing her musical interests when she was seven. Her rapid growth in music gained her a place in The Affiliated Secondary School of Sichuan Conservatory of Music in 2011, where she started to play the viola.
Lucy Thalange is a vibrant mezzo-soprano with a passion for opera and literature. Her specialty is patter music, particularly in French. She studied at the Royal Academy of Music where she was able to fine tune her communicative performance style. Lucy is very interested in weaving history and socio-political themes into programmes to create a story for her audience to follow.
Jack Redman enjoys accompanying a wide range of repertoire, and is a graduate of the Royal Academy of Music. He is an Oxford Song Young Artist and was a finalist in the Kathleen Ferrier awards 2023. Jack has been repetiteur for a range of productions, including Semele for Glyndebourne.
Sonata in A major, M. 8
III. Recitativo – Fantasia: Ben moderato – Molto lento
Two songs for viola, voice and piano Op.91
The Lake Isle of Innes Free for voice and Viola
This concert will be streamed live on our YouTube channel at 1:10pm.